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1:4 Aging in Metro Denver DRCOG Denver Regional Council of Governments

August 30, 2016

1:4 Aging in Metro Denver  DRCOG  Denver Regional Council of Governments

CITIZEN ADVOCACY AND LIFE SHARING TO KEEP PEOPLE ON THEIR OWN WHO HAVE DISABILITIES

 

TRAUMA 

 

SURVIVAL

 

DYING WITH DIGNITY

 

HOSPICE CARE

 

TRAUMA AND MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING

Degette office:  REPRESENTATIVE WHO WORKS FOR HER

 

Jayla Sanchez

 

aging dynamics

Tri County 

 

Thornton

resources center

 

Centennial

Trans Alliance

 

Adult Protective Services

Senior Resources Center  many people

 

ACA committee

 

Hudson Care Manager Boulder County

Hudson Integrative

Colorado Health Institute

Living and Aging Well

City Council Lone Tree

Metro West Housing Solutions

Latino Community

 

Center for African American Health

 

VIVIAN STOVEL  ALliance for retired americans

Senior Community COmmission

Senior Housing

DOUGLAS COUNTY  MANY PEOPLE

 

DRCOG MANY PEOPLE

 

TRI-COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

 

growth of us is epidemic

 

TRANSPORTATION MOBILITY

HOUSING OPTIONS

COMMUNITY LIVING

CIVIC ENGAGED  

 

LEVEL OF SUPPORT

 

Meeting Objectives:  learn about age friendly initiatives at County and Municipal Levels 

County wide aging WELL PROJECT

VISIBILITY ORDINANCE

Diversity of services

transportation shuttle for adults

communities incorporating older adult components into comprehensive plans

lessons learned creating age friendly initiatives

ANNA GARCIA

BRAD CALVERT

  • JESSICA HANSEN  JEFFERSON CTY

 

aging well team  several of them are present

9 YEARS AGO  AGING WELL  BEGAN  TO MEET THE DEMAND OF STEADILY INCREASED  AGING PEOPLE

 

 

LYNN JOHNSON HUMAN SERVICES  20 YEAR PLAN IN JEFFERSON COUNTY

BASIC NEEDS

HOUSING

CIVIC AND SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

TRANSPORTATION

CARE  (LONG-TERM)

 

COLLABORATING ACROSS THE COUNTY  aging well  4 GOALS  

TRENDS STRENGTHS GAPS  PLAN  ADVOCATING CHANGE

 

A BOOK WAS PUBLISHED:  ANNUAL REPORT

 

PARTNERSHIPS  NOT A HUMAN SERVICES ISSUE IT IS A THOROUGH TIMELY ISSUE

6 WORK GROUPS

EASTER SEALS  SERVING OLDER ADULTS WHEN IT COMES TO TRANSPORTATION  PEOPLE WHO ARE DISABLED AND LOW-INCOME PEOPLE

CAPACITY DEMAND HAS BEEN STEADILY INCREASING

 

CHALLENGED THE RESOURCES THAT WE HAVE 53-10 GRANT  DECREASE REFUSE LIST  100 SHORT OF ENTIRE YEAR FOR 2015  INCREASED RIDES BY 10%

AMBASSADOR PROGRAM  –  basic needs  –  INCREASED PUBLIC AWARENESS – MANAGE ACCESS ONE’S NEEDS  EMOTIONAL CHALLENGES  LACK OF REGULAR SERVICES  SAFETY SECURITY FINANCES AND INCOME  –  FLYER OF RESOURCES – snap  NOT COVERED OR ENROLLED EITHER –  

 

SOCIAL AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT – STAYING SOCIAL ACTIVE ENHANCE  CONSTRUCTIVELY INVOLVED  VOLUNTEERS RECREATION PERSONAL CONNECTIONS  –  SPIRITUAL BEING  –   ASSET RECOGNIZED TRAUMA INFORMED CARE

 

HEALTH  MENTAL HEALTH WELLNESS AND PREVENTION –  SENIOR VOICE  HEARING FROM ADULTS WHO ARE AGING  HOST FOCUS GROUPS   –  ENGAGING YOUNGER PEOPLE IN ENGAGING WITH OLDER PEOPLE  –  CAREER EXPECTATIONS  -youth  JOB SHADOW THAT SERVE OLDER PEOPLE  – MENTORS PEER COUNSELING  EFFECTIVE INTERVENTION

 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING FOR EVERYONE  – CALL TO ACTION  –  ASSESSMENT DETERMINE WHAT IS NEEDED 2017 SUMMIT ON HOUSING IN JEFFERSON COUNTY   SENIOR HOUSING OPTIONS MANUAL

 

SHARED LIVING ARRANGEMENTS  SLA

 

care giving supportive services  RESPITE FOR CARE GIVERS ENVIRONMENTAL SCAN  TRAUMA   WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AS YOU AGE?

 

JEFFCO.US/ADULTSSVC  LINKS

  • KEVIN NICHOLS  ARVADA

YOU CAN TAKE THE RAIL TO ARVADA

 

BOOMER BOND ASSESSMENT  –  

MOBILITY ACCESS

HOUSING

COMMUNITY LIVING

SUPPORTIVE SERVICES

 

arvada

RETIREMENT AGE 73

45%  LIVE BY THEMSELVES

53% HAVE RETIREMENT INCOME

47%  HAVE NO SAVINGS FOR RETIREMENT THAT IS HUGE!!!!!!!!

 

AGE WHEN IT IS RIDICULOUS FOR PEOPLE TO DRIVE  –  MOM WAS DRIVING @ 90+   NOT PAST 70 

 

PEOPLE’S NEEDS ARE MUCH DIFFERENT AND COMPLICATED  PEOPLE ARE MORE DEPENDENT  TRAUMA

 

CONGREGATE LIVING ASSISTED ACCESSORY DWELLING  SEPARATE DETACHED DWELLINGS  – PLACE TO PUT AN OLDER PERSON

 

39%   SECTION 8    VERY LOW INCOME SENIOR HOMES  ENCOURAGE HOUSING NEAR TRANSIT STATIONS

 

ENERGY OUTREACH BROTHERS REDEVELOPMENT   MID OCTOBER

 

SECTION 8  39%  ARE OLDER LOW-INCOME   CHOICES RENTS RISING  MARKET RATE PROPERTY  PARTNER WITH PEOPLE

60% PAY MORE THAN 30%  FOR THEIR APARTMENTS

 

FUTURE:  CHOICES  MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING  AGE IN PLACE  STAY WHERE THEY ARE

 

MULTI-USE  DEVELOPMENTS    SHARED SPACES FOR COMMUNITY COMMON AREAS  FOR SPECIAL POPULATIONS

 

PICKLE BALL SILVER SNEAKERS SNOW BUDDIES HELPERS  START EARLY AND SENIOR LIAISON OFFICER SAFETY EDUATION  PREVENTING FRAUD

 

  # 1   ISSUE FOR US  OPPORTUNITIES TO BE ENGAGED IN ENHANCED LIVING AND CITIZENSHIP

 

RESTROOMS IN KEY PLACES  WOW  THERE IS AN ISSUE

 

UNITED WAY  2-1-1  INFORMATION SHARED AND AMERICAN RED CROSS DISASTER RESOURCES

 

 

 

 

 

  • VALERIE ROBSON  DOUGLAS CTY

 

DOUGLAS COUNTY MANAGING DIRECTOR OF  HUMAN SERVICES

 

RAND CLARKE  IS FROM THERE AND TAKES CARE OF INDIGENT PEOPLE

 

LISTENING TOURS  –   648 SURVEYS  13 LISTENING TOURS  260 ATTENDEES

 

ROXBOROUGH

LARKS SPUR

DECKER

PARKER

CASTLE ROCK

LONE TREE

 

TELEVISION   THEIR HIGHEST NEED

AFFORDABLE TRANSIT CAN AFFORD  LOW-INCOME HOUSING  EMPLOYMENT  VOLUNTEERING AS WELL   COMMUNICATE WITH ELECTED OFFICIALS  – 4 GOALS  PROVIDERS CLOSER TOGETHER  MEET BIANNUALLY  GRANT PROPOSALS FOR $  CANNOT TACKLE HOUSING  TRANSIT SOLUTIONS  DRCOG TRIPS  FTA 53-10  

PARKER SENIOR CENTERS

 VISITOR ANGELS  

SUBURBAN RIDGE

 SKY CLIFF CENTER

MYDOUGCOSENIORLIFE.COM  LINK TO SENIOR SITE

SENIOR LIFE IN DOUGLAS COUNTY   A RESPONSE LINK THAT TELLS THEM WHAT IS ON THEIR MIND

ADAPTED IN REAL TIME  TAKES YOU TO INFORMATION ABOUT THAT  SERVICE  

 

THEIR DOUGLAS COUNTY FACEBOOK PAGE

 

SENIOR COUNCIL DOUGLAS COUNTY

 

PUBLIC / PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS WITH PROVIDERS

303 814 4374

 

  • KELLY FIRST   LONE TREE  13,000  WILL DOUBLE IN NEXT 2 DECADES  10 SQUARE MILES  8% AGING PEOPLE 

 

AGE-FRIENDLY SERVICES

LIVING WELL GROUP

ARTS

TRANSPORTATION

HOUSING

 

MIXED LAND USES  –  TRANSIT TO SERVICES  MIXED USE ENVIRONMENT   INTEGRATING THE PLACEMENT OF PEOPLE ELIMINATE BARRIERS TO CREATING HOUSING AND TRANSPORTATION

HIGH QUALITY TRANSLATES INTO EXPENSIVE  –  

LIVING AGE WELL CREATED IN 2012  ADVOCATES FOR EDUCATION AND DETERMINING WHAT IS BEST FOR PEOPLE GENERALLY WHO ARE WELL TO DO

CINDY CHUMACAS  GOLD LEAF A HOME HEALTH CARE COMPANY

RICK BLOMEN  COLORADO CARE ADVISORS

KARIE ERICKSON  NEIGHBOR NETWORK

ANDREWS WINSLOW FOUNDATION  

PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

LIVINGASNDAGINGWELLIN LT@GMAIL.COM

2019 EXPANDING THE LIGHT REAL  IN LONE TREE

303 225 4930 

 

CALL AND RIDE FOR OLDER PEOPLE

DOUGLAS COUNTY TRANSIT ALLIANCE

 

WIDE RANGE OF HOUSING CHOICES CONDOMINIUMS  HIGHER END HOUSING STOCK DOWN-SIZING  1 ONLY HOUSING CONTINUUM  OF CARE  SENIOR HOUSING NOT AFFORDABLE LIKE WHERE CLARENCE IS LIVING 

 

AFFORDABLE  WHATEVER THAT MEANS TO WHOEVER CAN SURVIVE

 

 

 

 

 

  • LINDA HALEY ARAPAHOE CTY

 

ADOPT A SENIOR RURAL EASTERN PLAINS   

HOMEMAKER  30 YEARS OLD

LITTLETON  NOT ABLE TO STAY IN THEIR HOMES  BASIC LIVING SKILLS  CARE FOR THE PERSON

BELOW 125%  OF FEDERAL POVERTY LEVEL  UP TO DEER TRAIL    1.5 HOURS OF SERVICE FOR PEOPLE IN THE PROGRAM  REMAIN INDEPENDENT 75% OF THEIR PEOPLE  CFG  PROGRAM CAPTURE YOUNGER PEOPLE

 

2007 CHOICE SERVICES PROGRAM   365  PEOPLE SERVED  

I’M AFRAID TO CALL SOMEONE i DON’T KNOW

11,455 TRIPS PLUS ADDITIONAL TRIPS  MEDICAL AND NUTRITION  

LITTLETON transportation network 20,000 trips annually

 

CENTENNIAL  CALL AND RIDE PROGRAM MOBILITY AND AMBASSADOR PROGRAM  

 

OLDER VETERANS  –  @ COUNTY PROVIDE SERVICES FOR VETERANS  WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE  FEDERALLY FUNDED

KING SOOPER CARD SUPPORT

 

RURAL EASTERN PLAINS PROGRAMS  COUNTY   2 DAYS A WEEK BENNETT TO DEER TRAIL  SENIORS CAN EAT AT CONGREGATE MEAL SITE IN SCHOOLS  –  WATCHING THE KIDS INTERGENERATIONAL  VAN  –  TAKE PEOPLE TO SOCIAL EVENTS CANNOT DRIVE NO WAY TO GET ANYWHERE.  

CDBG FUNDS FOR FOOD FOR OLDER PEOPLE AND DECENT NUTRITIONAL FOOD  TRI VALLEY SENIORS PROVIDING SUPPORT  INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE  –  MINI SOCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE NAVIGATOR

ADOPT A SENIOR  –  CITIZEN ADVOCACY  SOUNDS LIKE  LIFE SHARING  GROUP THAT CARES FOR PEOPLE TO MAKE IT POSSIBLE FOR THEM TO BE SELF SUFFICIENT

 

$1,835.00 FOR A NEW HOUSING PROJECT TO LIVE IN AN APARTMENT

 

 

  • HAROLD  STITT  ENGLEWOOD

HORSE CART CENTRAL BUILDING  PUT IT BACK ON THE STREET

 

6.5 SQUARE MILES  REDEVELOPMENT  DEVELOPING SITES THAT HAVE BEEN HARD TO DEVELOP

 

30,255  RESIDENTS SENIOR REC CENTER   SOUTH OF LITTLETON   EAST OF I-25  MOBILITY  POLICY MAKING

BOOMER BOND ASSESSMENT TOOL COMPLETED IN 2013     

 

LIVE WORK SHOP MOVE LEARN PLAY  ARE THE 6 PARTS OF THEIR COMPREHENSIVE PLANS

 

 

 

discussion

 

wrap up  and next steps

 

PRESCRIPTION DRUG  DELIVERY

COMMUNICATIONS FOR THE GROUP

BRADLEY  DECISION MAKERS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE AND ELEVATE THE ISSSUE AGENDA MANY ISSUES LACK OF $

 

SENIOR COUNCIL ON AGING IS AN ASSET IN DOUGLAS COUNTY  TALKING TO EACH OTHER AND TALKING ABOUT US NOT THEM

 

CONSTITUENTS   BRINGING THIS FORWARD  HAS A LARGE IMPACT ON THE  PEOPLE

 

URBAN GERONTOLOGY  AGING AND COMMUNITY  1  ARAPAHOE CONGREGATE MEALS IN EASTERN PLAINS

IMPORTANT IS ADVANCING THESE CONVERSATIONS PART OF OUR INTERGENERATIONAL COMMUNITY  NOT ISOLATING

 

GAP POPULATION  DON’T  HAVE ENOUGH FUNDING FOR OPEN MARKET  –  HOW IS THIS IMPACTING HOW WE ENGAGE THE PEOPLE WHO ARE AGING  NOT QUALIFIED AND CANNOT MAKE THEIR CHOICES

 

VIVIAN  STOVEL:  MEDICAL COSTS  WHEEL CHAIR  I GO INTO THE HOMES OF PEOPLE  OUT REACH TO OLDER PEOPLE  ALWAYS EXPECTING THEM TO COME TO US?  NO TRANSIT  MOVED FROM EAST COAST  SOMEONE TACKLE A NUMBER TO CALL  TRAINED STAFF NAVIGATOR  –  2-1-1  UNITED WAY  CANNOT NAVIGATE SYSTEM  WORKS IN 5 COUNTIES  THROUGHOUT THE METRO REGION.

$  $   $   $   $  $  $   $  $  $  $  $  $   $  $  $   $   $  $   $  $   $  $  $  $  $   $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $   $  $  $  $  $  $  $  $   $  $  $  $

 

TERESE ELLIOT  TAKING NOTES 9 NEWS SENIOR SOURCE  1 # 800,.  #  drcog  CARE MANAGERS

 

MEDICAL ALERTS  DONATED EMTS  GIVE THESE OUT  GLAD TO HAVE THEM CANNOT AFFORD THEM FOUNDATION PAYS FOER THEM  STRICTLY AT HOME IN THE PERSON’S HOME..

 

FRAGILE PEOPLE REGARDED AS A GIFT  ENCOURAGED  LAUDED   KEPT IN ONE’S HANDS AS THE HEART   SHRRH  –  YES

 

SPEND DOWN THEIR LIFE SAVINGS   MEDICARE BEDS ARE NOT AVAILABLE   CERTAIN PERCENTAGE OF LOW INCOME PEOPLE IN THESE PLACES

 

MARKET DEMAND DRIVEN  GREAT IN LONE TREE

 

DYING WITH DIGNITY IS NOT AN OPTION FOR ANYBODY

 

ASSISTED LIVING IN LITTLETON $1,600.00 A MONTH FOR THIS AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPTION FOR AFFORDABLE ASSISTED LIVING

 

PRIVATELY OWNED AND PRIVATELY MANAGED AND OWNED THERE IS NOTHING THAT CAN BE DONE TO CHANGE THEIR STATUS AS WHAT THEY DO AND WHO THEY SERVE.  

 

CANNOT MANDATE A SERVICE TO CARE FOR MEDICAID PEOPLE NOT BEING PAID SUFFICIENTLY TO COVER THEM

 

ENGLEWOOD  MARKET LOOKING AT THE OPPORTUNITY TO  TAKE CARE OF PEOPLE WHO ARE INDIGENT  HUD NO SENIOR HOUSING TAX CREDITS  IN THE CHERRY CREEK AREA THEY LOOK AT THEIR SENIOR HOUSING AS AFFORDABLE HOUSING

 

CATALYST  INNOVATIVE PARTNERSHIPS CAPACITY BUILDER GRASS ROOTS COOPERATION INCLUSIVENESS  COLLABORATING

 

WHAT WE HAVE TO DO NEXT:      HTTPS://DRCOG.ORG/RESOURCEDIRECTORY

 

EVALUATIONS ON THE TABLE   –   THIS IS A SNAP SHOT A SNIPPET AND SCRAPES THE SURFACE 

 

 

 

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