March 2, 2021
Upcoming events from Boulder County Area Agency on Aging (BCAAA)
BCAAA supports the community through opportunities for education and connection
Boulder County, Colo. - The Boulder Area Agency on Aging (BCAAA) invites community members to participate in upcoming educational programs and opportunities for connection. In addition to programming, Boulder County residents can connect with BCAAA resources by email at infoADRC@bouldercounty.org, by phone at 303-441-1617, or online at bouldercountyhelp.org.
Protect Yourself, Protect Medicare
Join BCAAA staff and the Boulder County District Attorney’s Community Protection Division for a timely review of current trends in consumer and Medicare fraud in the comfort of your own home. This event will be held on Thursday, March 4 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Register for the Zoom presentation at https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIscOGupjgqHfz6aLL9LtkogrTvVk3eTFc.
Medicare Basics Classes
Participants learn about how and when to enroll, how to avoid financial penalties, the different parts of Medicare, what is covered and what is not, Medicare fraud, and other information related to Medicare. Visit the Medicare Counseling page at BoulderCountyMedicareHelp.org for links to register for upcoming classes on March 10 from 6-7:30 p.m. and March 18 from 1:30-3 p.m.
La Agencia de Servicios para Adultos Mayores presenta “Medicare cafecitos” ofrecidos por medio del programa de Medicare del Condado de Boulder. El cafecito ofrece información imparcial y actualizada. El próximo cafecito se reunirá el martes 15 de marzo a la 1 p.m. Estas sesiones se realizan mensualmente. Para registrarse visite https://bouldercounty.gov/families/seniors/services/medicare-counseling/.
Fresh Conversations is an evidence-based nutrition education program occurring the second Monday of each month that focuses on timely nutrition topics. Fresh Conversations is led by Patti Murphy, RDN. This program kicks off on Monday, March 8 from 1-2 p.m. Register at http://bit.ly/3uCQ0Ap.
Diabetes Support and Education Group
Ongoing diabetes support and education group meets Monday, March 15 from 11 a.m. to noon for this month’s topic, “High Blood Pressure and Heart Disease Prevention and Management.” This program is conducted by a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist who is also a Certified Diabetes Educator. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 303-678-6115 to register.
AAA Wellness Social Hour
The AAA Wellness Social Hour is a platform that encourages social engagement and ongoing learning that is open to past, current and future wellness program participants. Participants can share experiences, support, and continue expanding on the skills learned in the programs. New or incoming participants connect with the community and meet the Wellness Programs team. The next AAA Wellness Social Hour will be held on Wednesday, March 10 from 11 a.m. to noon. Register at http://bit.ly/2NRiXb1. To learn more, email email@example.com.
Individualized counseling and coaching from a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist are available for Boulder County residents. Call 303-678-6115 (English) or 720-930-9002 (en español) with contact information.