Regan Wood, Summit County Coroner will discuss what to do if some-one in your home dies either expected or unexpectedly. Discussion includes people who are under hospice care, on a ventilator, not on hospice care and unexpected deaths. The Coroner will have copies of the Colorado Medical Orders for Scope of Treatment (MOST form) and will also discuss the Do Not Resuscitate order (DNR). Regan will also have information regarding funeral homes and death certificates. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have of the duties and responsibilities of the Summit County Coroner’s Office.
12:30 pm—1:30 pm
No sign up is required
- 1010.May.Wednesdayhttp://alpineaaa.org/index.php/wdevent/grief-recovery-outreach-program/Edwards Interfaith Chapel32138 U.S. 6, Edwards, CO, United States
Grief can feel like getting hit by a tsunami. The feelings can overwhelm you in an instant. We can help you regain your footing and find hope again.
Go beyond telling the grief story..find out how to free yourself of the regrets, guilt, resentments and anguish of grief to find a new meaning and purpose in your life. Whether your loss happened long ago, we can help give you the support and skills to deal with navigating the world again.
The 8-week grief support group starts Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 6-8 pm. The cost of the entire program is $270. Payment plans are available. Please don’t let finances deter you from participating. This is not an occasional drop-in group.
Our groups are structured meetings that build support, educated about grief, and gives you hope and skills for you to regain your footing after your world has been turned upside down.
Call today to reserve your spot in the group or ask questions.
- 1313.May.Saturdayhttp://alpineaaa.org/index.php/wdevent/post-operative-cognitive-dysfunction-2/Grand Lake Recreation & Event Center301 Marina Dr, Grand Lake, CO 80447, USA
The Grand County Council on Aging will hold a new, fun event, “Senior Prom.” This is an event that Grand County residents and part-timers of all ages can participate in. The GCCA Senior Prom will, in essence, replicate the activities that surround a traditional high school senior prom.
- 2222.May.Mondayhttp://alpineaaa.org/index.php/wdevent/senior-horticultural-therapy/Betty Ford Alpine Gardens500 S Frontage Rd E, Vail, CO 81657, USA
Senior Horticultural Therapy
Program is FREE to Eagle County Seniors.
May 22 – Pot Painting & Lunch
July 24 – Flower Planting & Lunch
September 11 – Cooking Demo & Lunch
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
A shuttle is provided to/from programs.
For more detailed information and registration contact:
Betty Ford Alpine Gardens
970-476-0103 ext. 3
An estimated 100,000 older adults will participate in local fitness activities throughout the country as part of the 24th annual National Sen-ior Health & Fitness Day (NSHFD), the nation’s largest health promotion event for older adults. “With Movement…There’s Improvement” is the 2017 national event theme.
Organized as a public/private good health partnership by the Mature Market Resource Center (MMRC), Senior Health & Fitness Day will offer fitness activities for older adults at more than 1,000 locations including hospitals, park and recreation departments, senior centers, health clubs, retirement communities, houses of worship, health departments and other community locations. The event is always held on the last Wednesday in May as part of Older Americans Month activities.
We will host different fitness and wellness activities from 10:00 am—2:00 pm. Why not try out something new this year? We will have pre-views of different fitness activities, blood pressure checks, nutrition in-formation and much more. You will want to attend for the giveaways and enter into the drawing.
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
No sign up is required