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Garfield County Senior Programs

Senior awards
Socorro Flores received the Friend of the Seniors award, and Debra Newland was chosen as Senior of the Year at the Volunteer Appreciation Banquet held by the Garfield County Council on Aging April 30.
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July Connection Senior newsletter
Connection newsletter - a monthly newsletter for seniors and their families.

August 2016 newsletter-|

Senior classes
New senior classes for ‘N Balance and Tai Chi Arthritis are taking place in Silt, Battlement Mesa, and Rifle. Sign up today to keep your body and mind healthy and fit.
N’ Balance Battlement-| 
Tai Chi Silt-|
N’ Balance Rifle-|
Tai Chi Battlement-|
senior tai chi

healthier living brochure Healthier living Colorado
Whatever the diagnosis, this is the class that teaches and supports participants in making better choices and practicing self management!
Healthier living Colorado classes-|

2016 Connection newsletters

2015 Connection newsletters

2014 Connection newsletters

2013 Connection newsletters

2012 Connection newsletters

2011 Connection newsletters


The mission of Senior Programs is to enable independence, dignity, health and nutritional well-being of seniors and people with disabilities living in Garfield County.

The Garfield County Senior Programs consist of a nutrition program, a transportation program through Roaring Fork Transit Agency, and education and exercise classes through Well & Wise.

These programs are available through cooperative and financial efforts of: Garfield County Department of Human Services, the City of Rifle, Valley View Hospital, the NW Colorado Area Agency on Aging, Town of New Castle, Town of Parachute, Town of Silt, City of Glenwood Springs, Colorado Mountain College, Roaring Fork Transportation Authority, grants and client contributions.


Judy Martin, manager, 970-945-9191, ext. 3061

Debby Sutherland, program coordinator, 970-945-9191, ext. 3084

Barbara Peterson, Senior Services Aide, 970-945-9191, ext. 3005

Veterans Services

Please call Joe Carpenter, Veterans Services, 970-625-9484

Human Services - Rifle
195 West 14th Street Building A
195 West 14th Street, Building D
Rifle, CO  81650
Email Human Services

970-625-5282 | phone
970-625-0927 | fax

  Human Services - Glenwood Springs
108 8th Street, Suite 300
Glenwood Springs, CO  81601
Email Human Services

970-945-9191 | phone
970-928-0465 | fax

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