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Taxonomy Code: PH-1400.1900

Programs that reach out to people who are hospitalized or in another institutional setting, are socially isolated due to disability or old age, or otherwise lack companionship with the objective of brightening their day and helping them to maintain contact with the outside world. Included may be in-person visits, telephone calls, Internet chat sessions or other forms of contact.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Assistance for Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities - Neighbor NetworkProvides volunteer services to promote independence, including: - Transportation (critical medical appointments, prescriptions, grocery shop, banking, local errands, social activities) - Companionship - Handyman services (installing grab bars and wheelchair ramps, changing light bulbs and fire alarm batteries, light maintenance) - Grocery shopping - Light housekeeping - Information and referrals - Advocacy - Light case managementDouglas CountyNeighbor NetworkNeighbor Network
Caregiver Support Program (Northern Colorado Services) - Volunteers of AmericaProvides volunteer companionship for two hours a week based on an in-depth interview and matching process. Volunteers and clients determine a schedule that works best for both of them and can use this time read, play card games, or just spend time visiting. This program is not designed to provide respite on an emergency basis.Larimer CountyNorthern Colorado Services (Larimer County) - Volunteers of AmericaVolunteers of America
Coffeehouse - Network MinistriesA hospitality center for persons in need in the Capitol Hill and downtown Denver area. Services include coffee, tea, and occasional assistance with finding other community resources, support groups, and friendship. Showers are also available during business hours.Denver CountyNetwork MinistriesNetwork Ministries
Daily Living Support - Ability Connection ColoradoAssists seniors and individuals with disabilities in the Boulder County area with the following: - Transportation - Community outings - Companionship - Respite for caregivers - Telephone and emailDenver CountyAbility Connection ColoradoAbility Connection Colorado
Friendly Visiting (Wheat Ridge) - Seniors' Resource CenterMatches volunteers with a senior who is socially isolated or home bound to provide socialization opportunities once a week.Jefferson CountyWheat Ridge - Seniors' Resource CenterSeniors' Resource Center
Home and Personal Care Assistance - FRESH (Fremont Regional Elder Support at Home)Assistance for seniors to remain independent in their own homes. Includes non-medical care, light housekeeping, laundry, transportation to shopping and appointments, and companionship.Fremont CountyFRESH (Fremont Regional Elder Support at Home) ProgramFremont Regional Hospice
Home Care (Denver) - InnovAgeInnovAge Home Care is a provider of non-medical home care services that are customized to meet each client's needs; services can be adapted as needs change. Private duty home care and housekeeping assists elderly adults to continue living independently, and include help with: - Dressing and grooming - Bathing and toileting - Walking, moving, and transferring (including safe use of wheelchairs, walkers, or lifts) - Basic exercise - Reminders about medications and appointments - Meal preparation - Light housekeeping, such as vacuuming, dusting, and sweeping - Washing and folding laundry - Trash removal - Shopping for groceries, picking up prescriptions, and other errands - Companionship (such as conversation, reading, and on outings)Denver CountyE Lowry Blvd (Corporate Headquarters) - InnovAgeInnovAge
Homecare Services (9025 Grant St) - Senior HubOffers respite care and supportive services for seniors needing additional care by providing the following services: - Grocery shopping - Errands - Light housekeeping - Meal preparation - Companionship, in-person and telephone reassurance - Spring and Fall yard clean-upAdams County9025 Grant St - Senior HubSenior Hub
Home Care Services - Plan B Home Care ServicesOffers the following to individuals in need: - Respite care - Companionship - Personal care - Personal hygiene - Showers/baths - Heavy/light housecleaning, laundry - Meal planning and preparation - Grocery shopping and errands - Medication reminders - Medical appointment transportation - Recreational outings - Overnight care - Travel companionship - Handyman assistance/referrals Boulder CountyPlan B Home Care ServicesPlan B Home Care Services
Home Health Care - Brightstar CareProvides the following services to those in need: - In home care - Certified Nursing Assistantance - Companion care - Transportation - Referrals to physical, occupational, and speech therapyLarimer CountyBrightstar CareBrightstar Care
Home Health Care - Interim Health CareProvides full service skilled and unskilled home care through: - Skilled nursing - Therapy - Personal care - Homemaking - Companionship Larimer CountyInterim Health CareInterim Health Care
Home Health Care Services - Shared TouchProvides unskilled assistance to the elderly and disabled within their homes or a hospital setting, for as little as 2 hours or up to 24 hours. Services may include: - Companionship and emotional support - Meal planning and preparation - Assistance with eating meals - Grocery shopping and errands - Assistance with medical appointments - Assistance with bathing and personal care - Light housekeeping - Respite careArapahoe CountyShared TouchShared Touch
In-Home Care - Home Instead Senior Care of Larimer CountyProvides non-medical services such as: - Meal preparation - Light housekeeping - Companionship - Errands - Appointment coordination - Medication reminders - Personal care - Free drug disposal programLarimer CountyHome Instead Senior Care of Larimer CountyHome Instead Senior Care of Larimer County
In-Home Care Service (Wheat Ridge) - Seniors' Resource CenterOffers non-medical in home care services to help aging adults stay in their homes. Staff will assist with: - Personal care/hygiene - Light housekeeping - Laundry - Meal preparation - Mobility issues, such as transfers and walking - Shopping/errands - Companionship/socializationJefferson CountyWheat Ridge - Seniors' Resource CenterSeniors' Resource Center
In Home Care - Touchstone Home HealthTouchstone Home Health is a family-owned, Medicare/ Medicaid certified home health agency.Weld CountyTouchstone Home HealthTouchstone Home Health
Non-Medical Home Care (Pueblo) - FirstLight Home CareNon-medical home care for people over 18 years of age. Includes seniors, disabled persons, people recovering from surgery, respite needs, new mothers, and busy families. Services may include: - Personal and companion care - Transportation - Meal Preparation - Light Housekeeping - Care ManagementPueblo CountyPueblo - FirstLight Home CareFirstLight Home Care, Western Slope
Non-Medical In-Home Care for Seniors - Home Instead Senior CareProvides non-medical services including, but not limited to: - Meal preparation, diet and food monitoring - Light housekeeping, laundry and ironing - Companionship and conversation - Accompany to religious services and entertainment - Errands and appointments - Medication reminders - Personal care - Assistance with pet care - Foot care (circulation check, and foot education) - Referrals to physicians and other community services as needed Jefferson CountyHome Instead Senior CareHome Instead Senior Care
OAA - Senior Services - Senior Resource Development AgencyThe Helping Elder Live Program provides light housekeeping, meal preparation or companionship care to eligible clients over the age of 60.Pueblo CountyHelping Elders Live Program or HELPSenior Resource Development Agency
Options Counselor (Mountain Communities) - Boulder County Area Agency on AgingOffers the following assistance to adults over 60 and their families: - Care giving - Respite - Long-Term Care Ombudsman - Medicare Counseling - Project Visibility - Project HOPE - Wellness and Nutrition - Information and Assistance - Aging Issues Consultation - Area Agency on Aging The Mountain and Unincorporated area offices of the Boulder County Aging Services Division personnel rotate between offices on different days of the week. Boulder CountyMountain and Unincorporated Areas - Boulder County Area Agency on AgingBoulder County Area Agency on Aging
Options Counselor (Unincorporated Boulder County) - Boulder County Area Agency on AgingOffers the following assistance to adults over 60 and their families: - Care giving - Respite - Long-Term Care Ombudsman - Medicare Counseling - Project Visibility - Project HOPE - Wellness and Nutrition - Information and Assistance - Aging Issues Consultation - Area Agency on Aging The Mountain and Unincorporated area offices of the Boulder County Aging Services Division personnel rotate between offices on different days of the week.Boulder CountyMountain and Unincorporated Areas - Boulder County Area Agency on AgingBoulder County Area Agency on Aging
Respite and Companion Volunteer Program (RCVP) - Boulder County Area Agency on AgingPairs a trained and supervised volunteer with an older adult experiencing isolation or compromised health, who can either be living alone or with a caregiver. Visits are approximately two hours per week and consist of socialization or support while the family caregiver is away.Boulder CountyBoulder County Area Agency on AgingBoulder County Area Agency on Aging
Senior Services - Catholic Charities / (Weld County)Weld County Senior Care with a Purpose: We serve senior citizens (age 55+) across Weld County, helping you remain safe and independent in your own home Weld CountyCatholic Charities / (Weld County)Catholic Charities / (Weld County)
Senior Services (Dacono, Firestone, and Frederick) - Catholic Charities / (Weld County)Weld County Senior Care with a Purpose: We serve senior citizens (age 55+) across Weld County, helping you remain safe and independent in your own homeWeld CountyCatholic Charities / (Weld County)Catholic Charities / (Weld County)
Visitation Program - Casa de PazOffers a visitation program for individuals detained at the GEO Detention Facility who do not have family in the area, or their family is undocumented and cannot visit them.Adams CountyCasa de PazCasa de Paz
Volunteer Opportunities - AccentCareVolunteers can provide companionship, engage in the patient's hobby, and provide respite care for primary caregivers.Larimer CountyAccentCareAccentCare

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