To expand the world of possibilities for aging, LeadingAge members and affiliates touch the lives of millions of individuals, families, employees and volunteers every day.
The LeadingAge community includes 5,400 not-for-profit organizations in the United States, 38 state partners, hundreds of businesses, research partners, consumer organizations, foundations and a broad global network of aging services organizations that reach over 30 countries. The work of LeadingAge is focused on advocacy, leadership development, and applied research and promotion of effective services, home health, hospice, community services, senior housing, assisted living residences, continuing care communities, nursing homes, as well as technology solutions, to seniors, children, and others with special needs. Read More
American Baptist Homes and Caring Ministries
ABHCM is an association of faith-based ministries founded in 1930 to strengthen relationships and promote a standard of excellence in ministries of caring.
ABHCM is the largest component of ministry provided in the U.S. by American Baptist Home Mission Societies of the American Baptist Churches, USA. The 130 members operate in every region of the U.S. and Puerto Rico, and serve more than 20,000 people through retirement communities, long-term care centers, children’s homes, and special services. The Board of Directors, comprised of clergy, social service professionals, business and community leaders, governs ABHCM’s development and activities. Read More
Legacy HealthCare Services
Legacy HCS is dedicated to providing top quality contract therapy to all of our clients.
We provide our contract therapy in the form of physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. Legacy is proud to deliver contract therapy services of the highest quality to Skilled Nursing Facilities, Assisted Living Facilities, Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Out-patient Agencies and Home Health Agencies. Read More
Easter Seals’ mission reflects the forward thinking principles of its founders to partner with individuals and their families to reduce the impact of disability or health challenges, thus enhancing their quality of life.
Easter Seals Colorado offers nine service lines: Rocky Mountain Village Camp, Discovery Club Respite, Warm Water Therapy Pool, Rehabilitation and Stroke Day Program, Explorers Adult Day Program, Summit Day Camp, Community Transit, Employment Services and Post Polio Support groups. Read More
HealthSET has been Serving and Empowering the low-income elderly in the Denver metro area through nursing, education, and advocacy to Transform the quality of their lives for over 26 years.
Our highly-skilled and compassionate nurses, client advocates and trained volunteers provide free and essential health clinics and substantial follow-up care, acting as a bridge to the complex health care and social service systems. HealthSET gives the most vulnerable seniors tools to live independently, which is integral to preserving their quality of life. HealthSET nurses and advocates hold a free monthly wellness clinic in the Residences at Eaton Senior Communities. All residents are welcome to drop in to the next HealthSET clinic! Read More
Jefferson Center for Mental Health
Each year, Jefferson Center for Mental Health makes a difference in the lives of thousands of community members struggling with mental health disorders.
Jefferson Center has long recognized the connection between mind and body and the importance of treating behavioral and physical health care. Our therapists work with primary care doctors to provide care for the whole person. Here are some additional ways we are supporting our community each day! Mental Health First Aid, Suicide Prevention, Bridges of Understanding, Speakers Bureau, and Office of Healthcare Transformation.
Senior Reach is a community program that identifies older adults who may need emotional or physical support and/or connection to community services.
It’s a simple way to help older adults get assistance before a serious crisis develops. The program has proven clinical results for older adults in urban, suburban and rural areas and promotes inter-agency cooperation and collaboration. In addition to meeting the needs of seniors, this program provides a path to educate community members.
Metro State University
MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT: Welcome to Metropolitan State University of Denver! As Colorado’s preeminent urban university, we’ve been transforming the lives of students for 50 years.
Throughout our history, we’ve been known as a gateway to opportunity through broad access, quality academics and education relevant to the Colorado economy. Today, we have more than 20,000 students, whose diversity mirrors the ethnic demographics of our state. With 37 percent students of color, we are proud to have the most diverse student body of Colorado’s four-year universities. And we are also proud that the large majority of our 85,000 alumni stay at home, fueling the economic and cultural vitality of our great state. At MSU Denver, we know that education is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor, which is why we offer students a variety of academic programs. They can choose from 244 degree options, 60 majors, 87 minors, 30 certificates and 33 licensures. And we’re always evaluating our programs to see where we can refine and expand.
University of Denver
We deliver a rigorous and rewarding experience for our students through a holistic approach to education that transforms students into leaders. Through learning, scholarship and practice, students gain the experience, knowledge and courage they need to tackle big challenges in the real world and guide diverse communities and organizations.We’re proud to offer these high-impact experiences to our students as part of their University journey: