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Garfield County Senior Programs

Senior Law DaySenior Law Day
Senior Law Day takes place at the Eagle County Building in El Jebel on Oct. 9, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Seniors can attain information on legal issues at this free event, which features one-on-one attorney consultations. RSVP by October 4.
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senior awards
Senior awards winners
The annual Senior Awards honored the contributions of citizens who dedicate their time, effort, and love to help seniors in the community. Sunny Dunn Linn was named 2017 Senior Citizen of the Year at the Garfield County Senior Programs volunteer banquet.
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tai chi classesWell & Wise classes
New senior classes are taking place. Sign up today to keep your body and mind healthy and fit.
well & wise information-|

Tai Chi 1 for arthritis in Rifle-|
Tai Chi 1 in Silt-|
Tai Chi 2 in Silt-|
Tai Chi ongoing in Rifle-|

Cooking Matters August - September-|
N Balance September-|

Senior newsletter

Connection newsletter is a monthly newsletter for seniors and their families.

October 2017 Connection

October 2017 newsletter-|

2017 Connection newsletters
2016 Connection newsletters
2015 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.

Senior programs
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

Drew Schelling RD, Public Health Nutritionist
970-945-9191 ext. 2036

Veterans services
Please call Veterans Services at 970-989-0084.
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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