On Health Care – We Can Do Better

Posted by on Aug 13, 2017 in News from CSL

An Expanded Perspective On Health Care – We Can Do Better Health care issues are not accurately presented to the public – thereby clouding an understanding of something critical that affects the lives of all Americans. It is necessary to expand our thinking to achieve the most important result: a reduction in the cost of providing health care services. This lack of understanding of possible changes affecting health care is unfortunate. It is...

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Our Summer Social Event Packet

Posted by on Aug 8, 2017 in News from CSL

Here are the materials that we will be sharing at the August 18, 2017 Summer Social & Annual Business Meeting Event Program – Coming Soon Colorado Senior Lobby Business Meeting Invitation – CLICK HERE Legislative Scorecard – CLICK HERE A Review of SB17-267 – CLICK HERE Colorado Senior Lobby August Lead Article – CLICK HERE “On Health Care, We Can Do Better” Colorado Senior Lobby Leadership &...

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The Campaign for Sustainable Drug Prices.

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in News from CSL

Summit Information Services, a Colorado-based public relations and communications organization hosted a meeting for the “Campaign for Sustainable Drug Prices”. Participants from local organizations including Colorado Senior Lobby’s President, Ed Shackelford and Colorado Senior Lobby member, Diane Robinson. The group met with Andy Merritt, State Director for Senator Cory Gardner and Annie Larson, Senator Cory Gardner’s staff member to...

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Urgent Care or the ER?

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in News from CSL

Know the difference BEFORE you need help! All too often an illness or injury appear out of the blue: You wake up in the middle of the night with intense abdominal pain. You stumble while carrying groceries up a flight of stairs, and can no longer put weight on your swollen ankle. Or your baby spikes a high fever on the weekend. Whenever an illness or injury occurs, you need to decide how serious it is and how soon to get medical care. Can you...

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The 2017 Legislative Scorecard At-A-Glance

Posted by on Aug 5, 2017 in News from CSL

Before the Summer Social you might want to revisit our Colorado Senior Lobby 2017 Legislative Scorecards. Of the 16 bills strongly supported by Colorado Senior Lobby, 11 passed. Colorado Senior Lobby was particularly pleased with a greater effort on all sides to make some difficult decisions this year. This is what this year’s Summer Social is about – Celebrating parties working together. Here are the details … Of the 16 bills...

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Upcoming Events for Older Adults

Posted by on Aug 1, 2017 in News from CSL

Colorado Senior Lobby is making an effort to reach out to other non-profit, for-profit and government agencies and share their events for older adults within our network. Plan to attend our Summer Social and Annual meeting plus check out other upcoming events around Colorado. August 18, 2017 – Friday, 8:30 – Noon – Annual Meeting is 12:15 to 1:00PM Colorado Senior Lobby Summer Social & Annual Meeting Location: Covenant Village of Colorado –...

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Colorado Senior Lobby Business Meeting 8-18-17

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in News from CSL

Colorado Senior Lobby Members are invited to Colorado Senior Lobby’s 2017 Summer Social & Annual Business Meeting on Friday, August 18, 2017. The Business Meeting is from 12:15PM to 1:00PM The Summer Social is from 9:30 to Noon with an early reception starting at 8:30AM, and the Business Meeting is from 12:15PM to 1:00PM View the Colorado Senior Lobby Business Meeting Invitation  – CLICK HERE The Business Meeting invitation has...

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Colorado Senior Lobby 2017 Annual Business Meeting

Posted by on Jul 12, 2017 in News from CSL

The Colorado Senior Lobby’s annual summer social on Friday, August 18, 2017 is an important event for all to attend but just as important is to stay for the Annual Business Meeting that follows the social. The summer social program is scheduled for 9:30 to noon with early continental breakfast and networking from 8:30 to 9:30. All Colorado Legislators are invited to attend the morning socializing hour, plus we have allotted the first hour of...

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