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Below is a list of resources for adults 50+ in Douglas County. Inclusion in this list does not constitute support or endorsement of these companies or organizations by the Highlands Ranch Metro District. Evaluation of services and products remains the sole responsibility of the user. Any reputable agency or organization should always be willing and able to answer all of your questions and address concerns. Please contact Active Adult Programs & Services Coordinator Jodie McCann with questions at 720-240-4922 or jmccann@highlandsranch.org.

Information and Service Contacts
Consumer Alerts
Adult Day Care
Adventures in Housing
Associations
Caregiving
Dental Resources
Elder Abuse
Elder Law
Emergency Financial Assistance
Employment
End of Life Planning
Estate Planning
Fall Prevention
Food Banks
Geriatric Care Management
Grief and Loss
Grandparenting
Handyman Service
Health Clinics
Highlands Ranch Community Websites
Homecare Services (non-medical)
Home Healthcare Services (medical)
Home, Medical Supplies/Equipment
Hospice
Hospitals
Housing Placement
Immunizations for Adults
Legal Services
Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender
Library Services
Lifelong Learning
Medication
Medicare
Medicaid
Mental Health
Moving
Nutrition
PetCare
Physicians
Realtors
Rehabilitation Centers
Recreation
Sleep Guide
Support Groups
Tax Information
Tips and Resources
Transportation
Veteran’s Services
Volunteer
Websites
Spiritual Comfort
Other


Information and Service Contacts

Highlands Ranch Active Adult Programs & Services (AAPS) 720-240-4922 Jodie McCann, APPS Coordinator jmccann@highlandsranch.org www.highlandsranch.org/activeadult

Highlands Ranch Portal www.highlandsranch.com

Highlands Ranch Community Association, Heather Goetz-Zettl, Senior Coordinator 303-471-8818 heather.goetz-zettl@hrcaonline.org

Douglas County First Call 303-814-4374 Senior Life in Douglas County  www.douglas.co.us/community/senior-adult-services

Douglas County Neighbor Network 303-814-4300 www.dcneighbornetwork.org

Douglas County Kinship Navigator Program

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Consumer Alerts

Beware of Menacing IRS Phone Scams

Travel Safety

Colorado is a BIG HIT… for fly-by-night roofing scams

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Adult Day Care/Services

Christian Living Communities 720-974-3555 www.christianlivingcommunities.org

InnovAge Johnson Adult Day 1-888-992-4464 www.myinnovage.org

Summit Adult Day & Wellness Center 720-922-0100 www.summitadultday.com

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Adventures in Housing

Why Shared Housing? – National Shared Housing Resource Center http://nationalsharedhousing.org/

Village to Village Network – 617-299-9638 – www.vtvnetwork.org

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Associations

Alzheimer’s Association www.alz.org303-813-1669

ALS Association 303-832-2322 www.alsa.org

Alcoholics Anonymous http://www.aa.org 24-Hour (303)322-4440, Main: (303)322-5636

Al-Anon http://al-anon-co.org 24-Hour (303) 321-8788, Main: (303)321-8895

American Cancer Society www.cancer.org303-758-2030

American Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired of Colorado www.acbco.org 303-831-0117

American Diabetes Association www.diabetes.org303-855-1102

American Heart Association www.heart.org 303-369-5433

American Lung Association www.lung.org 303-388-4327

Arthritis Foundation www.arthritis.org 303-756-8622

Center for People with Disabilities (and Beyond Vision program) www.cpwd.org 720-790-1390

Douglas County Kinship Navigator Program

Mesothelioma Guide www.MesotheliomaGuide.com

Parkinson Association of the Rockies www.parkinsons.org 303-830-1839

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid www.cms.gov 877-267-2323

Grandparents & Parents Help Center (Denver) 303-980-5707

Social Security, Medicare, SSI www.ssa.gov 800-722-1213

Medicare www.medicare.gov  800-633-4227

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Caregiving

www.caregiver.org

www.caregiving.org

www.alz.org

www.eldercare.gov

www.nfcacares.org

www.colorado.gov/cdhs

www.drcog.org/programs/area-agency-aging

www.acl.gov

www.aginglifecare.org

Highlands Ranch Caregiver Resources List

www.lotsahelpinghands.com

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Lift Assist Non-emergency Numbers

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Dental Resources

Dental Services for Older Adults 303-333-3482 www.senioranswers.org

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Elder Abuse

AARP Elderwatch 1-800-222-4444

Colorado Adult & Aging Services 303-866-2800

Douglas County Adult Protective Services 303-663-6270 www.douglas.co.us/humanservices/adult

Denver Regional Council of Government (DRCOG) 303-455-1000 www.drcog.org

Longterm Care Ombudsman 303-455-1000

Douglas County Dept. of Human Services 303-688-4825

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office 303-660-7500 www.dcsheriff.net

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Elder Law

Ambler & Keenan, LLC 303-407-1542 www.ambler-keenan.com

Chayet & Danzo, LLC 303-355-8500 www.coloradoelderlaw.com

The Law Center (Highlands Ranch) 303-991-5200 www.thelawcenterpc.com

Law Offices of Bradley J. Frigon 720-200-4025 www.bjflaw.com

Vaughn Law 303-586-5905 www.vaughn-law.com

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Emergency Financial Assistance

Douglas County First Call 303-660-7519

Douglas Elbert Task Force 303-688-1114 www.detaskforce.org

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Employment Information

Arapahoe Douglas Works 303-636-1160 (Centennial) 303-688-4825 http://www.adworks.org

AARP Colorado 1-866-554-5376 www.aarp.org

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End of Life Planning

Aging with Dignity agingwithdignity.org/

AARP Advanced Directives https://www.aarp.org/caregiving/financial-legal/info-2017/living-will-power-of-attorney.html

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Estate Planning

Ambler & Keenan, LLC 303-407-1542 www.ambler-keenan.com

Chayet & Danzo, LLC 303-355-8500 www.coloradoelderlaw.com

The Law Center (Highlands Ranch) 303-991-5200 www.thelawcenterpc.com

Vaughn Law Offices 303-586-5905 www.coloradoslawfirm.com

Law Offices of Bradley J. Frigon 720-200-4025 www.bjflaw.com

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Fall Prevention

National Institute of Health www.nihseniorhealth.gov http://nihseniorhealth.gov/falls/aboutfalls/01.html

Tri-County Health 303-922-5555 www.tchd.org/Search?searchPhrase=Fall%20Prevention

Philips Lifeline 303-805-5979 www.lifeline.philips.com/resources/blog/2014/04/5-important-fall-prevention-tips-for-older-adults.html

Lift Assist Non-emergency Numbers

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Food Banks

Cherry Hills Community Church – Manna Ministry

Contact info: 303-325-8340, Ext. 8340 www.chcc.org

 

Living Way Fellowship Food Bank – Seeds

Contact info: 303-797-7076 www.livingwayfellowship.org

 

Mission Hills Church Food Bank

Contact info: 303-953-7136 www.missionhills.org

 

Southeast Community Outreach (SECOR)

SECOR is also a host site for Angel Food Ministries which provides a box of food for only $35. For more information, please go to www.angelfoodministries.com

Contact info: 720-842-5621 www.secor.info

 

Douglas/Elbert Task Force

Contact info: 303-688-1114 www.detaskforce.org

Location: 1638 Park St., Castle Rock, CO 80109

 

Inter-Faith Community Services – Inter-Faith Food Bank

Contact info: 303-789-0501 www.ifcs.org

St. Elizabeth’s Food Pantry

Contact info: 303-799-1036

Location: Pax Christi Catholic Church, 5761 McArthur Ranch Rd., Highlands Ranch

Valley View Cares

Contact info: 303-794-6481 www.valleyviewcc.net/valleyviewcares

Location: Valley View Christian Church, 11004 Wildfield Lane, Littleton, CO 80125

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Geriatic Care Management

Answers for Senior Care 303-799-1313 http://www.answersforseniorcare.com

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Grandparenting Information

Grandparents Resource Center 303-980-5707

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren http://grg.colostate.edu/index.php

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Handyman Service

101 Mobility 303-459-6990 www.101mobility.com/Colorado

Accessible Systems, Inc. 303-693-7787 www.accessiblemed.com

Handyman Matters 303-727-9600 http://www.handymanmatters.com/centennial

#1 Son Home Maintenance for Seniors 720-722-0832 www.number-1-son.com

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Health Clinics

Visiting Nurse Association 303-744-6363 www.vnacolorado.org

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Highlands Ranch Community Websites

Highlands Ranch Community Association www.hrcaonline.org

Highlands Ranch Metro District www.highlandsranch.org

Highlands Ranch Portal www.highlandsranch.com

Highlands Ranch Mansion www.highlandsranchmansion.com

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Homecare Services (non- medical)

A Better Choice in Home Care 303-544-2177

Abby Senior Care 303-699-8840 www.abbyseniorcare.com

Always Best Care 303-953-8753 www.alwaysbestcaredenversouth.com

Comfort Keepers 303-904-0900 www.comfortkeepers.com

Fusion Home Care 720-598-5881 www.fusionhomecare.com

GoldLeaf HomeCare 720-763-9030 www.goldleafcare.com

Home Care Assistance 720-287-1685 www.douglascountyhomecareassistance.com

Homewatch CareGivers 720-344-4700 www.homewatchcaregivers.com

InnovAge Home Care 720-974-6701 www.myinnovage.org

Synergy HomeCare 303-953-9924 www.synergyhomecare.com

To The Rescue 720-641-0646 www.totherescue.net

Visiting Angels 720-981-0804 www.visitingangels.com/littleton

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Home Healthcare Services (medical)

Brightstar Healthcare 303-370-0444 www.brightstarcare.com

InnovAge Home Care Prime 720-974-6701 www.myinnovage.org

Right at Home Senior Care 720-875-1800 www.rightathome.net/denver

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Home, Medical Supplies/Equipment

Accessible Systems, Inc. 303-693-7787 www.accessiblemed.com

101 Mobility 303-459-6990 www.101mobility.com

Bennett Medical Services 720-519-1233 www.bennettmedical.com

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Hospice Services

The Denver Hospice 303-321-2828 www.thedenverhospice.org

Kindred at Home 866-546-3733 www.kindredhealthcare.com/our-services/home-care/about/affiliates/gentiva

New Century Hospice (formerly Legacy Hospice) 303-660-6107 www.newcenturyhospice.com/denver-co

Halcyon Hospice 303-329-0870 www.halcyonpalliative.org

Brookdale Hospice Denver 844-339-7667 www.brookdale.com/en/our-services/health-care-services/hospice.html

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Hospitals

Littleton Adventist Hospital 303-730-8900 www.mylittletonhospital.org

Sky Ridge Medical Center 720-225-1000 www.skyridgemedcenter.com

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Housing Placement, Information & Resources

Answers for Senior Care 303-596-9422 www.answersforseniorcare.com

Senior Housing & Care of Colorado 303-898-6111 www.seniorhcc.com

All About Seniors 720-837-6306 www.allaboutseniorsinc.net

Assisted Living Locators 303-957-2555 www.144.assistedlivinglocators.com

Care Patrol 303-668-9152 www.carepatrol.com

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Immunizations for Adults

There are Vaccines You Need as an Adult

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Legal Services

Ambler & Keenan, LLC 303-407-1542 www.ambler-keenan.com

Chayet & Danzo, LLC 303-355-8500 www.coloradoelderlaw.com

Highlands Ranch Law Center 303-991-5200 www.thelawcenterpc.com

Vaughn Law Offices 303-586-5905 www.vaughn-law.com

Law Offices of Bradley J. Frigon 720-200-4025 www.bjflaw.com

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Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual & Transgender

303-733-7743 www.glbtcolorado.org

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Library Services

Douglas County Libraries 303-791-7323 www.dcl.org

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Lifelong Learning Organizations

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) 303-638-3388 https://portfolio.du.edu/ollisouth

The Academy for Lifelong Learning 303-770-0786 www.academyll.org

Active Minds 303-320-7652 www.activeminds.com

James H. LaRue Branch, Douglas County Libraries 303-791-7323 www.dcl.org 

Highlands Ranch Historical Society 720-932-6990 www.highlandsranchhistoricalsociety.org

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Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels (VOA) 303-294-0111 www.voacolorado.org/gethelp-denvermetro-foodnutrition-mow

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Medication Assistance

RxAssist (Centura Health Links Program) 720-321-8850

Benefits Checkup of Colorado 720-321-8850 https://www.benefitscheckup.org

Medical Prescription Discount Card 1-800-377-1614

Prescription Savings Card https://www.ncoa.org/economic-security/benefits/prescriptions/familywize-prescription-savings-card

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Medicare Information & Assistance

Medicare 1-800-633-4227 www.medicare.gov

State Health Insurance Assistance (SHIP) 303-480-6700 www.dora.colorado.gov/SHIP

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid www.cms.gov

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Medicaid Information & Assistance

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid http://cms.gov

Ambler & Keenan, LLC 303-407-1542 www.ambler-keenan.com

Chayet & Danzo, LLC 303-355-8500 www.coloradoelderlaw.com

Highlands Ranch Law Center (303) 991-5200 www.thelawcenterpc.com

Law Offices of Bradley J. Frigon 720-200-4025 www.bjflaw.com

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren http://grg.colostate.edu/index.php

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Mental Health Resources

Arapahoe/Douglas Mental Health Network 303-730-8858

Area Agency on Aging 303-455-1000

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Moving Services

Checkmate Moving & Storage 303-346-6683 www.checkmatemoving.com

Friend of the Family 303-587-4579 www.myfriendofthefamily.com

Moves with a Heart 720-883-8706 www.moveswithaheart.com

A Move Handled with Care 303-471-7333 www.amovehandledwithcare.com

Senior Move Coordinators 303-991-3298 www.seniormovecoordinators.com

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Nutrition Services

Meals on Wheels (VOA) 303-294-0111 www.voacolorado.org

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Pet Care Services

As You Wish Pet Sitters 303-313-9474 www.asyouwishpetsitters.com

Done Deal 720-271-1680

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Physicians

Senior Care of Colorado 303-306-4321 www.seniorcareofcolorado.com

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Realtors(Specializing in Senior Sales and Moves)

Lee McCue 303-859-0198 www.mcteamrealestate.com

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Rehabilitation Centers/Hospitals

Life Care Center of Stonegate 303-805-2085 www.lcca.com/stonegate

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Littleton 303-334-1111 www.encompasshealth.com/littletonrehab

Life Care Center of Littleton 303-795-7300 www.lcca.com/littleton

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Recreation/Events

Highlands Ranch Parks, Recreation & Open Space 720-240-5933 www.highlandsranch.org

Highlands Ranch Community Association 303-471-7044 www.hrcaonline.org

Highlands Ranch Senior Club www.hrseniorclub.org (303) 791-1692

Highlands Ranch Active Adult Programs & Services 720-240-4922 www.highlandsranch.org/aaps

Highlands Ranch Historical Society 720-932-6990 www.highlandsranchhistoricalsociety.org

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Sleep Guide

Sleep guide for seniors

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Support Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous www.aa.org 24-Hour (303)322-4440, Main: (303)322-5636

Al-Anon http://al-anon-co.org 24-Hour (303) 321-8788, Main: (303)321-8895

Douglas County Kinship Navigator Program

Grief Support Groups Littleton United Methodist Church 303-794-6379 www.littletonumc.org

South Suburban Christian Church 303- 798-2406

Cancer Care at Exempla Lutheran Medical Center 303-403-3605

Grandparents Resource Center 303-980-5707

St. Andrew United Methodist Church – Highlands Ranch 303-794-2683 www.st-andrew-umc.com

Mesothelioma Guide www.MesotheliomaGuide.com

Grief Support – Cherry Hills Community Church 303-325-8306 www.chcc.org

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren http://grg.colostate.edu/index.php

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Tax Information

AARP 1-866-554-5376

Colorado Dept. of Revenue 303-238-7378

IRS (Federal Tax Info) 1-800-829-1040

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Tips and Resources

100+ Ways for Seniors and Baby Boomers to Save Money on Healthcare Costs

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Transportation

RTD-Access A Ride 303-299-2960

RTD Bus Services 303-299-6000 www.rtd.denver.com

Neighbor Network (volunteer drivers) 303-660-7519 www.dcneighbornetwork.org

American Red Cross Transportation (only in HR) 303-722-7474

Travel Training Program

To the Rescue 720-851-2100 www.totherescue.net

Douglas County First Call 303-660-7519 www.douglas.co.us/community/transportation/first-call-program

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Veteran’s Services

Douglas County Veteran’s Affairs Office 303-688-4825 Ext. 5359

Mesothelioma Guide www.MesotheliomaGuide.com

State of Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs 303-284-6077 www.dmva.state.co.us

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Volunteer Opportunities

Neighbor Network 303-660-7519 www.dcneighbornetwork.org

Highlands Ranch Metro District 720-240-4909 www.highlandsranch.org

Highlands Ranch Community Association 303-791-2500 www.hrcaonline.org

DC Partners (mentoring children) 720-733-1960

Meals on Wheels 303-688-9498 www.voacolorado.org, www.tlcmealsonwheels.org

Spellbinders Laura Olson http://douglascountylibraries.org/Services/Spellbinders

Volunteer Connect Douglas County info@volunteerconnectdc.org www.volunteerconnectdc.org

Lotsa Helping Hands www.lotsahelpinghands.com

Volunteers of America – 303-297-0408 – www.voacolorado.org

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado http://www.voc.org

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Websites

9News Senior Source – www.seniorsourcecolorado.com/

Administration for Community Living – www.acl.gov

Alcoholics Anonymous  http://www.aa.org 24-Hour (303)322-4440, Main: (303)322-5636

Al-Anon http://al-anon-co.org 24-Hour (303) 321-8788, Main: (303)321-8895

Denver Regional Council of Governments www.drcog.org

Network of Care www.drcog.networkofcare.org

Benefits Check-Up www.benefitscheckup.org

Medicare www.medicare.gov

Social Security Administration www.ssa.gov

Seniors Resource Guide www.seniorresourceguide.com

Colorado Gerontological Society www.senioranswers.org

Family Caregiver Alliance (National Center on Caregiving)  www.caregiver.org

Alzheimer’s Association www.alz.org

Eldercare Locator www.eldercare.gov

Caregiver Action Network www.caregiveraction.org

Colorado Dept. of Human Services www.colorado.gov/cdhs

Area Agency on Aging www.areaagencyonaging@drcog.org

Aging Life Care www.aginglifecare.org

Aging with Dignity www.agingwithdignity.org

Arthritis Foundation www.arthritis.org

American Cancer Society www.cancer.org

American Diabetes Association www.diabetes.org

American Heart Association www.americanheart.org

American Lung Association www.lungusa.org

National Parkinson Foundation www.apdaparkinson.org

American Stroke Association www.strokeassociation.org

Volunteers of American www.voacolorado.org

Colorado Legal Services www.coloradolegalservices.org

Love, INC www.loveinclittleton.org

Mesothelioma Guide www.MesotheliomaGuide.com

Village to Village Network – www.vtvnetwork.org


Spiritual Comfort and Information

Chaplains On Hand www.chaplainsonhand.org

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Other

Lifeline Systems (Philips) 303-805-5979 www.lifelinesystems.com

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