Chief of Police, Nick Metz and Public Information Officer Bill Hummel share the new initiatives of the Aurora Police Department, and describe other ways the APD is building a bridge and making a difference in the community. If you are interested in becoming a police officer, or would like to participate in the community boards discussed, contact AuroraGov.org to find out more.
Jolie Reihm of Colorado Connections Academy shares the benefits of online learning for students and families looking to customize their educational experience. Contact Colorado.ConnectionsAcademy.com to find out more.
Colorado Issues - Phoenix Multisport – Helping Addicts through Physical & Relational Activity - August 13, 2017
Dana Smith from Phoenix Multisport tells her personal story of addiction and the value of physical fitness in aiding her recovery. Together with Mark McIntosh of A Stronger Cord, they describe how Phoenix Multisport provides a safe environment for recovering addicts, and also helps widen their everyday associations with others wanting to remain free from addiction. For information, go to PhoenixMultisport.org
Colorado Issues - The Elderly – Bringing Generations Together through Bessie’s Hope - August 6, 2017
There are thousands of residents in nursing homes and other seniors care facilities who have a deep hunger for relationships. Bessie’s Hope is an organization which facilitates multi-generational visits to these seniors. Church groups, schools, community service organizations, families, businesses, and individuals of all ages are trained by Bessie’s Hope in preparation for visiting the elderly. Information at BessiesHope.org