Area Agency on Aging (Weld)

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ProgramThe Weld County Area Agency on Aging (AAA), located in the Department of Human Services, receives funding from the Federal Older Americans Act and the Older Coloradoans Fund to provide services to Weld County residents who are 60 and older.

The Weld County AAA also houses the Long-Term Care Single Entry Point, Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado (ADRC) Program and Adult Protective Services for those ages 18 and older.
Urgent Services Provided-Chore Service Program
-Dental/Vision/Hearing Assistance
-Family Caregiver Support
-Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
-Information & Assistance Program
- Help for Seniors & ADRC (Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado)
-Legal Assistance
-Long Term Care Ombudsman
-Options For Long-Term Care
LocationWeld County
Geographic AreaWeld, & Surrounding Areas,
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureTelephone, Walk in, Appointment required
Intake RequirementsBasic demographic information and any information related to assistance needed is taken over the phone, e-mail or through walk-in; any information needed to provide services or assistance will be taken one-on-one. A referral number is not given.
Funded ByCounty, Federal, State
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsSeniors,
Languages SpokenEnglish and Spanish
EligibilityServices are free or low cost for seniors 60 years of age and older; Options for Long Term Care unit assist individuals of all ages who require long term care services.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesMost services are free or low cost for seniors 60 years of age and older
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameTom Gonzales
Contact's PositionAdministration
Contact's Phone(970) 346-6952
Contact's Emailtgonzales@weldgov.com
Physical Site Address 1315 N 11 Ave. Bld C
Physical Site City, State, ZipGreeley, CO 80631
Mailing Address 1PO Box 1805
Mailing City, State, ZipGreeley, CO 80632
Main Phone(970) 346-6950
Other PhoneSouth Weld county contact: (720) 652-4200
Fax(970) 346-6951
Program Emailmshepard@weldgov.com
Web Addresswww.weldaaa.org
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Department of Human Services (Weld)
This Program: Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Affiliated Services: Adult Protective Services / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado (ADRC) / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Chore Service Program / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Elder Law / Colorado Legal Assistance / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Family Caregiver Support / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Long Term Care Ombudsman Program / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Options for Long-Term Care / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)
Senior Nutrition Program - Area Agency on Aging (Weld)