News & Events

Colorado Senior Lobby News & Event Highlights

 

Legislative Committee Meetings

CCA Advocacy Committee

Going forward the CSL Legislative Committee Meeting will now be know as the CCA Advocacy Committee. The first meeting of our summer schedule is on Monday, June 28th. At this meeting we will review how we did in the 2021 Colorado Legislative Session in regard to bills we supported, opposed, or monitored. Information about the CCA Advocacy Committee is posted on the Colorado Center for Aging website.

Visit our new CCA Events web page – CLICK HERE

Website: ColoradoCenterForAging.org


 

June & Beyond Events

June 17, 2021 – Thursday – 9:00AM
Age-Inclusive Management Strategies Conference Webinar
Are you interested in learning more about the value of the older worker? Register for the Age-Inclusive Management Strategies event. The research teams from nonprofit Transamerica Institute and University of Iowa’s College of Public Health are excited to present a free webinar that explores the business case for hiring age 50+ employees and shows employers how they can implement age-inclusive management strategies to compete for valuable talent.
Register Today – CLICK HERE

June 22, 2021 – Tuesday – 9:00AM – 11:00AM
Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging (SAPGA) Regional Meeting
There will be a Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging (SAPGA) regional meeting on June 22nd from 9 am to 11 am focusing on southwest Colorado. We invite you to attend and share more about the strength of your Aging Network, you successes, and the biggest challenge you may face in supporting older adults in need. We’d like to hear more about the power of connection and engagement in building a stronger community. You can register for the meeting by indicating your interest in an email to agingstrategy@state.co.us


 

Ongoing Webinars

AARP ElderWatch Colorado Webinars
Helping older consumers recognize, refuse, and report fraud in partnership with the Colorado Attorney General.
Website: https://vekeo.com/aarpelderwatchcolorado/

Active Minds
Active Minds started in 2002 as a series of poetry classes in a church basement in Denver. Before long, it grew to include other courses focusing on contemporary global issues, historical themes, and other matters of importance.
Website: https://activeminds.com/index.html

Boomers Leading Change
We connect people to health resources. We help young children improve literacy. We advocate for health policy changes that help our community’s most vulnerable. No matter what area of our community we work in, we turn our life experience into meaningful impact in ways that matter.
Website: https://boomersleadingchange.org

One Day University (OneDayU) – Event Video Library
OneDayUniversity features a video library of some of the nation’s greatest professors presenting entertaining and educational topics. Though their live events are cancelled for the time being – check out their video library where one can purchase a video of a previous event.
Website: https://www.onedayu.com/video-library/?category=Arts

Senior Planet Center
7585 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230
Senior Planet’s technology training programs are available through an ever-growing network of community partners around Colorado. Covering everything from computer basics to starting an online business, these courses, lectures, and workshops are designed specifically for older adult learners and measure real impact in their lives. Join us for a tour and information.
Website: https://seniorplanet.org/colorado/

Ted Talks
TED Talks are influential videos from expert speakers on education, business, science, tech and creativity, with subtitles in 100+ languages.
Website: https://www.ted.com/talks

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Participant’s Comment Regarding Colorado Senior Lobby’s 2020 Persevering Through A Pandemic Webinar