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Group Contact: Judy Rough - 303-951-6571 - judyr@csa.us
Meeting Chair: Patty Bortz - 303-919-9468 - pbortz2@gmail.com
Program & Venue Chair: Open position
Membership Chair: Kelly O'Connor - 720-598-1037 - kelly@seniorcareauthority.com 
Web & Social Media Chair: Open position
Community Outreach & Volunteerism: Open Position

Meetings: 4th Wednesday of each month from 9 am to 11 am - Exceptions can occur, check the box below for specific date, time and location

More Detail: Facebook page

NEW:  City of Denver Online Resources for Seniors

Let's End Ageism - TED Talk


Denver

Leaders Network

Program:
DRCOG/Area Agency on Aging (AAA)

Date:
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Time:
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
720 S Colorado Blvd
Suite 750 North
Denver, CO 80246
MAP

Scroll down to the bottom of this page for all info

RSVP (Yes Only):
by Sep 25 to Judy Rough
judyr@csa.us
303-951-6571

No fee - Guests always welcome!

Coffee, tea, and water provided

Parking:
In parking garage with small fee
or limited free street parking

Continuing Education:
Yes - 1 CE Credit

SUBMIT CE Credit HERE
Need Date, Program Title, and
number of CE credits

Meeting/Program Information

Program Title: Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) / Area Agency on Aging -Public offerings and new City of Denver web resources developed by the Coordinated Services Workgroup
Purpose:
To provide Denver area professionals with a deep understanding of DRCOG/AAA and what they do, how they serve older adults, and what involvement can professionals have with their local AAA. Also, to look at the new web resources available through the Denver Department of Aging.
Speaker:
Jill Eelkema, MSW, Aging & Disability Resource Center Manager at DRCOG
Experienced in the development and implementation of programs for older adults and adults with disabilities, specifically working with Area Agencies on Aging, Aging & Disability Resource Centers, healthcare organizations and non-profit agencies. Expertise in outreach/communications, quality assurance, research, grant-writing, volunteer management, advocacy, group presentations and facilitation, and community development for diverse populations.
Specialties: advocacy, rural healthcare, arts and aging, long-term and end-of-life care, geriatric and life-transitions counseling, caregiver support, outreach to underserved communities, teaching, media relations

www.linkedin.com/in/jilleelkema - jeelkema@drcog.org - 303-480-6729 - www.drcog.org

Agenda:

  • 9:00 - Networking
  • 9:30 - Introductions
  • 10:00 - Discussion
  • 11:00 - Adjourn 

2017 Denver Leaders Network Schedule - Mark Your Calendars

4th Wednesday of the month unless otherwise stated

Future Event Dates:
Oct 25 - Pam Silverberg, Lisa Theard, Daphne Jean - Placement/Referral an Industry Analysis - 1 CEU
Nov 3 - 5 - Voices in Aging (VIA) - Business Sessions - Westin Downtown Denver
Nov 29 - Tia Sauceda - Understanding Adult Day Care - 1 CEU
Dec ? - Holiday Party

SUBMIT CE Credit HERE  - need date, program title, and # of CE Credits

Previous Events/Programs & CE:
9-27-17 - DRCOG/Area Agency on Aging (AAA) - 1 CEU
8-23-17 - Let's Talk Think Tank - No CEU
7/26/17 - Older Adults “Tell It Like It Is” To The Pros - 1.5 CEUs
6/28/17 - Front Line Workers - Creating a Better Chance at Job Retention - 1 CEU 
5/25/17 - Stronger Together: Fixing Care Transition - 1 CEU - Program Video 
4/26/17 - The Last Chapter: Mother & Daughter Conversations - 1 CEU - Program Video
3/22/17 - Understanding Elder Law - 1 CEU - Program Video
2/22/17 - Public Profile/Use CSA Correctly/Transparent to Older Adults - 1.5 CEUs
1/25/17 - Jamie Sarche, Never Say Die, Death & Pre-planning - 1 CEU

12/5/16 - Holiday Party (NO CEU)
11/16/16 - Cheryl Kruschke, Culture Change, Person-Centered Care - 1 CEU - Video
10/26/16 - Roland Halpern, Medical Aid in Dying - 1 CEU
9/28/16 - Alison Joucovsky & Kari Henley, Home Sharing - 1 CEU
8/26-28/16 - CSA Conference, Washington, DC - 12 CEU
7/27/16 - Melanie Plaksin, Dispatch Health, Mobile Acute Care - 1 CEU
6/22/16 - Amy Panza, Polypharmacy - 1 CEU
5/25/16 - Art Chmelik & 3 others, skit: "What Mom & Dad Failed to Tell Me" - 1 CEU
4/27/16 - Patsy Barnes, Navigating Healthcare Choices - 1 CEU
3/23/16 - Snow Day (NO CEU)
2/24/16 - Ken Blum, Firefighter, PASCO - What Happens If You Have Fallen - 1 CEU
1/27/16 - Business Meeting (NO CEU)

 

 

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