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
Dr. Amber Podoll, a researcher and physician with Colorado Kidney Care, discusses the current “Nobility” research project investigating treatment options for Lupus Nephritis, as well as signs, symptoms, and treatment for lupus generally. The Nobility Research Project is currently enrolling patients. For information, go to ColoradoKidneyCare.com.
Colorado Issues - What Economic Indicators Are Pointing Toward for the Remainder of 2017 - July 23, 2017
Todd Hauer from Morgan Stanley discusses what economic indicators both investors and consumers should watch, and what the indications are pointing toward for the economy the rest of the year.
Dr. Annette Nunez of Breakthrough Interventions in Denver gives tips that help parents create happy summertime memories for their autistic children. BTInterventions.com
Natriece Bryant from the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) details financial education programs that help adults and seniors protect themselves against fraud, and help them become financially literate. For information, go to AskDora.Colorado.gov
Taryn Lewis of the Denver Urban Renewal Authority outlines various opportunities for home improvement and emergency improvement zero and low-interest loans and grants. For more information, RenewDenver.org
Colorado Issues - Protection for Injured Workers when Employers Have No Workers’ Compensation Insurance - June 11, 2017
Paul Tauriello, Director of the Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation, details new safeguards for injured workers .
Jennifer Churchill from Colorado Parks and Wildlife presents tips and cautions on interacting with Colorado wildlife, and gives an overview of all there is to do in Colorado. For more information, go online to cpw.state.co.us