Douglas County is experiencing the nation’s most dramatic percentage of population growth in adults aged 60 and older. According to the State Demography Office, by 2030 it is estimated that one in four residents of Douglas County will be age 60 or older – approximately 24% of the County’s population.
The Douglas County Adult Services program strives to enhance the quality of life for aging adults and persons with disabilities throughout the community. The goals of the program are to provide countywide leadership, conduct ongoing needs assessment, and provide a means of exchanging information, networking, promoting the development of resources and services, and serving as an advocate for County residents.
The Seniors’ Council promotes Living Well/Aging Well™ in Douglas County, Colorado.
The Seniors’ Council meets monthly at various locations throughout the County. Meetings are normally held the first Thursday of each month from 9 – 10:30 a.m.
- Thursday, December 4, 2014 – Annual Meeting and Holiday Reception 9:00 – 10:30 a.m., Philip S. Miller County Building, 100 3rd Street, Castle Rock, CO 80104
- Thursday, January 8, 2015 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. (note time change), Philip S. Miller County Building, 100 3rd Street, Castle Rock, CO 80104
- Thursday, February 5, 2015 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Auburn Ridge Senior Apartments, 1033 Auburn Drive, Castle Rock, CO 80109
For more information about these meetings please contact Valerie Robson at 303-814-4374 or email@example.com
Neighbor Network Douglas County
Provides a safety net for members, allowing older adults to remain active in the community while living independently in their homes.
DRCOG Network of Care
Highly interactive, single information place where consumers, community-based organizations and municipal government workers can easily access a wide variety of important information.