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Medicare … or is it Medicaid?

This question is a frequent question asked by people however each is a different and distinct program. The primary difference between Medicare and Medicaid is in eligibility. Medicaid: Is a joint federal and state funded program specifically designed to help cover...

Fall 2020 News Tidbits

Browse these news tidbits submitted by our board and members: Bilingual Resources Help Older Hispanics Age Well October is Hispanic Heritage Month, and NCOA has several Spanish-language resources to empower older Latinx individuals to improve their health and economic...

Medicare Mondays from CGS are Back

Medicare Monday from the Colorado Gerontological Society (CGS) is now an annual virtual event series from October 19 to November 18, 2020 with Medicare educational workshops to help you be better informed and make necessary changes to your coverage. The virtual...

Do you have questions on Medicare?

Medicare open enrollment runs from October 15 to December 7, 2020. Do you have questions on Medicare? The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) can help you decide on changes, updates and requirements for Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. SHIP provides people...

A Message from Governor Polis 10-16-2020

Copy this link to share this page with others: https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/news_from_csl/message-governor-polis-10-16-2020/ Community Leaders, Kara here with the Governor’s Community Engagement team! In an effort to continue to provide you with an official...

A Message from Governor Polis 10-9-2020

Copy this link to share this page with others: https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/news_from_csl/message-governor-polis-10-9-2020/ Community Leaders, Kara here with the Governor’s Community Engagement team! In an effort to continue to provide you with an official...

A Message from Governor Polis 9-24-2020

Copy this link to share this page with others: https://www.coloradoseniorlobby.org/news_from_csl/message-governor-polis-9-24-2020/ Thursday, September 24, 2020 Community Leaders, Kara here with the Governor’s Community Engagement team! In an effort to continue to...

Meet the Newest Members of the Colorado Senior Lobby Board

Every year, Colorado Senior Lobby (CSL) has a few new board members as existing members rotate off the board. This year we have several new members who started their terms on August 1, 2020. During our selection process we asked CSL members to show their interest in...

Pro and Con on the Gallagher Amendment

"Pro" and "Con" information regarding Repealing the Gallagher Amendment (Amendment B) This information is provided by Building a Better Colorado (BBCO) If you'd like to learn more about "Amendment B" on the November ballot (the legislature's proposal to repeal the...

Sharing the 2020 CSLC Fall Forum Series

You are invited to the 2020 CSLC Fall Forum: Ballot Issues and You! This is a biennial tradition in which the Colorado Social Legislation Committee (CSLC) focuses on the measures appearing on your November ballot. This year, Coloradans will have eleven statewide...

“You have one of the most tremendous resources before you today which is an organization tuned into your issues that will actually take the time to train you how to be a citizen lobbyist. I really encourage you to take advantage of it …”

Rachel Zenzinger, Senate District 19

Colorado Senior Lobby Summer Social 2017