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COVID-19 SENIOR RESOURCES:

FOOD:
  • Senior Shopping Hours are available at many stores. 
  • GoGo Gourmet is a service for seniors that delivers meals to your door. Call 855-754-5328.
  • GoGo Groceries is a service for seniors that delivers groceries to your door. Call 855-222-4919.

TRANSPORTATION:

  • GoGo Grandparent turns on demand transportation companies like Lyft into services that can be accessed and monitored without a smartphone. Call 855-464-6872.

HOUSING:

OTHER:

SENIOR RESOURCES & COFFEE TALKS

Seniors Drinking Coffee

Helping Seniors In Our Community.

District 4 is home to one of the largest senior populations in the City. Our seniors and their needs are incredibly diverse. For those active retired people who would like to be more engaged in the community and for seniors who need assistance to maintain their quality of life, Councilwoman Black and her staff are here to help connect you with the resources you need. Contact kathy.gile@denvergov.org or cal 720-337-4444. 

We are proud to present Coffee Talks to the residents of  Council District 4. Join other curious minds right here in southeast Denver to engage with community members, experts, resources and your City Council District 4 team. 

Upcoming 2020 VIRTUAL Coffee Talks:

  • June 18 | Virtual Coffee Talks: Virtual Meeting Tutorial | 10:30 AM - NOON 
    The 2020 Coffee Talks series is moving to a virtual platform! Learn how to access and participate in all future virtual Coffee Talks programs. RSVP to kathy.gile@denvergov.org to receive a link to participate. 

  • July 8 | Virtual Bingo | 10:30 AM - NOON 
    Join us to play a few rounds of Virtual Bingo! This will be a fun and interactive virtual event and prizes are available for each game. Details to come. RSVP to kathy.gile@denvergov.org to receive a link to participate. 
 

Senior Resources and Useful Websites

General Resources

  • United Way - Connecting individuals and families to critical resources including food, shelter, rental assistance childcare and more. Call the help center 2-1-1
  • Older Adult Resource Directory
  • Denver Office on Aging
    Perla Gheiler, Director
    Perla.Gheiler@denvergov.org
    720-913-8456
  • Denver Connects - A mobile resource center that will bring city services and resources to neighborhoods, assisted living centers, and places where large concentrations of older adults are gathered.
  • AARP
    24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900
  • DRCOG - Area Agency on Aging - Aging and Disability Resources
    303-480-6700

Chores and In-Home Care

  • Senior Resource Center - Providing transportation and in-home care
  • Jewish Family Service - Programs and Services to help older adults stay supported, connected and engaged. 
  • A Little Help - Help with chores, errands yard clean up.  Membership based but will work with all incomes.

Transportation

  • Senior Resource Center - Providing transportation and in-home care
  • Access-A-Ride - Local bus transportation for people who cannot access fixed route bus and rail systems due to a disability or disabling health condition.
  • DRCOG - Hop Skip Ride can be booked within 24 hours 844-467-7547 
  • GoGo Grandparent - Order rides, from Lyft and Uber without a smartphone/Lyft/Uber 855-464-6872

Grocery/Meal Delivery

  • Instacart - Grocery delivery
  • GoGo Groceries - Grocery delivery without a smartphone or computer. 855-222-4919
  • GoGo Gourmet - Meal delivery without a smartphone or computer. 855-754-5328

Home Repair

Housing

Fraud and Abuse

Medical

  • Medicare - The official U.S. government website for Medicare information.   
  • Medicaid
  • Denver Human Services - Help seniors to enroll in a variety of programs and services available to older adults in Denver, including Long-Term Care, Old Age Pension, and Medicaid, determined on a case to case basis. Call to set up an appointment 720-944-4347
  • Alzheimer’s Association - Information and support for Coloradans living with dementia and their families and caregivers. 303-813-1669
  • Colorado Crisis Hotline - Mental health or substance use  844-493-TALK (8255)
  • Health in Aging - Website to help connect patients with geriatric healthcare professionals and other resources to help seniors.
 
 

Location:

City & County Building
1437 Bannock St., Rm. 451
Denver, CO 80202

 

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