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  • Colorado Courts at a Glance

    Provides an overview of Colorado's state courts and the justice system in order to help you better understand how the courts function and what rights you have in the courts. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Colorado Courts by County

    Links to all 64 county courts including address, telephone and contact information. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Compare Colorado Nursing Homes

    At this site you can find detailed information about the performance of every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in Colorado and around the country. Content Detail

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    The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare
  • Conservatorship Resources

    This is a list of resources for individuals who have been appointed a conservator, or who are looking for more information about conservatorship. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Information, Education and Resources for Seniors

    Information about benefits for seniors, caregiving, health, prescription drugs, social security, senior answers and services, Medicare, Medicaid, managed care, patient rights and much more. Content Detail

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    Colorado Gerontological Society and Senior Answers and Services
  • Long term care insurance

    This website page has questions and answers such as "What is long-term care?, What does it cost?" and information about insurance policies. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Division of Insurance
  • Low Cost Transportation Available

    Special transit provides low cost, accessible transportation to Boulder County residents who cannot drive because of age, health, disability or income. Read More

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    Boulder County Treasurer
  • Nursing Homes - Information you Need to Know PDF

    This brochure has information such as what types of questions you should ask when looking for a nursing home, what the program and payment options are, helpful Internet sites and also associations that you can turn to for help. Click on "Nursing Homes - Information you Need to Know" for more information. (You need to have Acrobat Reader to pull up the forms available in this packet. Scroll down and click on the Acrobat icon to download a copy.) Content Detail

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    American Bar Association and the Law in Public Service Committee of the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section
  • Practical Information on Health and Aging

    This resource includes information on common diseases and disorders affecting older adults, practical questions and tips that help you to work with your healthcare provider on developing the best care plan, and links to other organizations with online resources. Content Detail

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    The AGS Foundation for Health and Aging
  • Services for Older Adults

    Promotes independence for at-risk seniors through meals-on-wheels, outreach, home repairs, emergency services, informational resources and volunteer opportunities. Content Detail

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    Senior Hub, Inc.
  • Care for the Caregiver Tips - Respite Care

    Access this site to learn about Respite Care and to read helpful tips for caregivers. Are you in danger of burnout? Caregivers are at increased risk of depression and other symptoms of distress. If you're feeling depressed, anxious, or overwhelmed, that's understandable - this is a difficult time for you…and help is available. Content Detail

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    HelpGuide.org - Mental Health, Healthy Lifestyles, Seniors & Aging
  • Used Medical Equipment Available for Loan

    Medical equipment is available by loan through this organization. Read More

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    Dominican Sisters Home Health Agency
  • Long Term Care

    This program promotes quality and cost-effective care services for frail older adults who need personal attention and family support in order to stay independent and out of a nursing home. Click on the title "Long Term Care" for more information. Content Detail

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    Total Longterm Care
  • Nursing home issues

    Helpful information on choosing and evaluating a nursing home, talking with family about placement, resident rights and resolving disputes. Content Detail

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    Elder Law Answers
  • Office of Dispute Resolution

    If you have a legal dispute, the Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR) may be able to help. This link will take you to their homepage. The ODR exists to establish and make available dispute resolution programs and services within the Colorado Judicial Branch. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch