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Jeremiah Mora

Biography:

Jeremiah Mora – ASD Community Outreach
Jeremiah is a Colorado native and graduated from the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley with a Bachelor of Science degree. After joining AARP, he earned his Masters of Public Administration degree from the University of Colorado-Denver and a certificate in Authentic Leadership from Naropa University in Boulder. He is currently pursuing a M.A. in E-Learning and Design from the University of Colorado-Denver. He has worked in the field of aging for 10 years, all of which have been with AARP. Before joining AARP, Jeremiah worked at the American Red Cross.

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The Caregiver’s Cairn: Grief Savvy

Posted on 10/16/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Blog by Jane Barton Greetings one and all… Welcome back to The Caregiver’s Cairn – a sustaining and empowering guide for caregivers and care receivers. I hope you and yours have enjoyed a lovely month since my last posting. I invite you to pour a cup of coffee or hot tea, curl up in a cozy chair, and take a deep breath. It’s time for a break and a moment of reflection. Today, I want to explore a rather daunting …

BUYER BEWARE

Posted on 10/9/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Over strong opposition from AARP, the Colorado Legislature passed sweeping changes as to how phone companies can do business in 2014 and beyond. These new laws — called “telecom deregulation” — may change the type of phone service available to you, how much you pay for the service, and whether you can get help from the state if you have a serious problem. Here’s what you need to know: If You Have Telephone Service from CenturyLink or another traditional “wired” telephone company The Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) no longer oversees therates …

Counterfeit Medicines Can Leave You Under the Weather

Posted on 10/2/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Many of us rely on medications to live better lives as we age. Unfortunately, scammers are aware of this and sell replicas of many types of drugs online. Fake drugs are sold at a steep discount via the Internet, but they often contain the wrong medication and dangerous ingredients. A 2013 study by the U.S. National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) analyzed more than 10,000 online pharmacy websites and discovered that 97 percent of them were out of compliance …

…The More You Know

Posted on 09/30/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Blog by CJay Smith, CEC   For about three weeks now, I have had a topic in mind for this month’s blog. As a matter of fact, I had already written about 200 of the required words. I wanted to “circle back” with you to see how your “Life Reimagined” process was going. My articles including: Your Time is “Write” Now, Resolve to Laugh and Lessons Learned were written with my hope for you to #1. Enjoy reading my blogs, and …

Free Public Seminars On Aging & Home Health Options For Retirees Along The Front Range

Posted on 09/30/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Denver, CO – (September 26, 2014) – In response to the growing needs of Colorado’s baby boomers, a series of free, public educational workshops on aging and home health are being offered along the Front Range this Fall, 2014 (dates listed below), from long term care retirement specialists in conjunction with non-profit sponsors and public facilities. Jim Brown, a speaker and senior advisor to The Council on Aging for Arapahoe, Jefferson and Douglas Counties, said “for retirees who want to learn …

AARP Local Offerings!

Posted on 09/19/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

  Saturday, October 18, 6:30 PM- GRAND JUNCTION Join AARP for a Night at the Grand Junction Rockestra Featuring ZZ-3 From the Texas shuffle of “La Grange” to the bombastic electro-rock din of “Legs,” the ZZ-3 experience is sure to satisfy your need for blues and boogie woogie. All that combined with the spectacular Grand Junction Rockestra!  Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the  Robinson Theater located at Colorado Mesa University.  AARP members and guests will receive 20% off on tickets. AARP members and …