Wade Buchanan, a member of the Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging (SAPGA), on January 10 was appointed by Governor John Hickenlooper as the state's first Senior Advisor on Aging. SAPGA Chair Karen Brown said, "Gov. John Hickenlooper’s appointment of Wade Buchanan as the state’s first Senior Advisor on Aging is a significant development in preparing the state for a dramatic demographic shift facing the state." Read our press statement on this significant appointment.
2017 "Conversations on Aging" Report to be Issued in January
The final "Conversations on Aging" around the state held by the state's Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging took place Thursday, Nov. 2 in Denver. The series of meetings that have been held in Grand Junction, Frisco, Pueblo and Fort Morgan have brought opinions, suggestions and guidance on issues facing our aging public. Individuals, organizations and elected officials who provide services or advocate on behalf of seniors are encouraged to participate in the meetings.
The Planning Group will be issuing a summary of the meetings in January. If you would like to obtain a copy of the report, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.