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Diane Horak, Health & Wellness Program Manager, provides tips on keeping New Year's resolutions.


Health & Wellness – Come to the Fort Collins Senior Center

Live Well With Diabetes Learn practical ways to self-manage your diabetes through physical activity, nutrition, better communication skills. By UCHealth. Senior Center, Wednesdays, Feb. 1st-Mar. 8th, 1:00-3:30pm, no fee.
Am I Hungry? Mindful Eating Take charge of your eating without depriving yourself. Includes book and journal. By UCHealth Community Health. Senior Center, Tuesdays, Jan. 24th-Mar. 14th, 5:30-7:00pm, $65 fee.
Paradigm Shift-Hypertension Learn about the food-disease connection and how a whole foods plant based diet can help. By Dr. Cory Carroll. Senior Center, Tuesday, February 28th, 6:30-8:00pm, no fee.
Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery Designed to improve balance / walking and slow the progression of the disease. By UCHealth Outpatient Therapy. Senior Center, Wednesday, February 28th, 1:00-2:00pm, $40 fee.
Aging Mastery Program Explore the realities of aging to improve health and quality of life. Senior Center, Mondays & Wednesdays, March 6th - April 5th, 10:30-11:30am, $50 fee.
Balance and Fall Prevention Discuss basic fall prevention strategies including how medication, vision, and environment impact balance. By UCHealth Rehabilitation Services. Senior Center, Tuesday, March 7th, 2:00-3:00pm, no fee.
Meal Planning Made Easy Discuss tips for meal planning along with easy recipes when cooking for one or more. By Jenifer Bowman, MS, RD, UCHealth. Senior Center, Thursday, April 6th, 10:30am-Noon, $5 fee.

Call: 970-221-6644 to schedule appointment for these programs.


CSU Medical Center Coming Summer 2017

CSU Medical Center

Construction "tops out" at halfway point. Click here to read more....

Bob has always been a champion of introducing young people to care for the elderly. He began by contacting Brad Sheaffor in the Social Work school at CSU in the mid 70’s to start the internship program with students at Columbine Care Center. Today, around 20 students are interns through out Columbine Health Systems during any semester.

Annual Sponsorship of the Columbine Health Systems Gerontology Minor at CSU and $14,000 in student scholarships has been a priority for Bob for many years. In 2015, Bob and Kitty Wilson donated $5 million for the creation of the Columbine Health Systems Center for Healthy Aging.

Bob’s hope for the Center includes; a central place for all of the significant research currently occurring at CSU – biological, cognitive, psychological, social, and behavioral, an academic environment for older adults to participate in research and for CSU student learning opportunities, translational research with outreach and education to the community – the land grant mission of CSU, and recruitment of the best and brightest in aging research to create an extraordinary aging center.

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