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Medicare Scam with “Free” Genetic Testing

Over the past few years, DNA tests have become popular across the country. Unfortunately unscrupulous people are taking advantage of the buzz around these tests to scam Medicare beneficiaries. Scammers will often target Medicare beneficiaries through telemarketing...

September Events of Special Interest

As we get closer and closer to January 2020 and the Colorado Legislature re-convening, there are more and more educational events focused on issues important to older adults. To see all the events we have learned about, visit our News & Events page and scroll...

Senior Planet in Denver is Opening

Colorado Senior Lobby members had a tour of the new Senior Planet office space in August. The space and concept are impressive. Senior Planet, the flagship program of the non-profit, Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) harnessing technology to transform the way we...

Death and Taxes was a Success!

These are Members only Resources. We hope you find them useful! Colorado Senior Lobby’s August 12th event: “Death and Taxes - Understanding at Least One of Them," was a great success (judging by the nearly 100 people in attendance and their many positive comments...

Federal Legislation on Big Pharma

There is a piece of Federal legislation that you may be interested in. If you want to follow through and make calls, send emails, etc. as an individual citizen, please do. Colorado Senior Lobby will continue its collective focus on state issues. Explanation follows:...

An Update on the Mobile Home Park Act

This is an announcement from the Colorado Division of Housing (DOH) on the Mobile Home Park Act - House Bill 19-1309. More about Mobile Home Park Act Oversight - HB19-1309 - CLICK HERE "The Division of Housing now has oversight over the Mobile Home Park Act (House...

Colorado’s Fiscal Thicket

We know this stuff is confusing. The Bell Policy Center has made a video that is a five-minute crash course to help you better understand Colorado's fiscal situation. Video Source: http://www.bellpolicy.org/ And here is a link to a podcast about the history of TABOR...

Retirement Security Coalition Needs Volunteers

The Colorado Senior Lobby is a member of a coalition that has supported efforts in the Colorado legislature to create a publicly available retirement plan that would be available to workers at employers that don’t offer a retirement plan. As part of that coalition,...

Death & Taxes Resources

These are Members only Resources. We hope you find them useful! Resources from the August 12, 2019 Death and Taxes event: View Videos from the Event Visit our YouTube Channel - https://www.youtube.com/user/ColoradoSeniorLobby Panel Discussion: “Don’t change our tax...

Articles that got our attention

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“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