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Assistance & Resources

Assistance​ Programs

Appointments are required, please call 303-255-7850 to schedule an appointment.

Medicare AssistanceThese classes are FREE and targeted to those new to Medicare or for those about to join.  Consumers will be given information to make informed decisions on what plans will be best for you. 

  • Medicare Counseling - Trained Benefits in Action Volunteers will assist you with your Medicare issues.                                
  • Medicare 101Medicare classes are provided by Benefits in Action Counselors.  Information is provided about Medicare enrollment, benefits, and costs. You may also cover what and how Medicare pays, choices under Medicare plans, how they work and prescription drug coverage.

Benefits in Action Program contact information: 720-221-8354.

Meal Program Transportation

The Active Adult Center provides free transportation for Thornton residents who are no longer able to drive and do not have access to transportation from a family member.  Door to door service is provided on an accessible bus.  Reservations for transportation are made a month in advance.  If you are interested in utilizing this program, please contact Marisol Lang at 720-977-5858 or marisol.lang@thorntonco.gov.  


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OrganizationPhone
Website
Services
​AgeWise Colorado
720-295-0163​
https://agewisecolorado.org/Directory of Services for Older Adults & Caregivers​
Benefits in Action
720-221-8354
www.benefitsinaction.org
Resources and education for healthcare/Medicare 
​ACC Medlink
800-550-1025​https://medic-trans.com/medical-transport-service/
Long distance medical transport​
Senior HUB
303-426-4408www.seniorhub.org
​Resources for technology assistance, nutritional support, housing assistance, health & wellness
​Senior Bluebook
​303-932-0304
www.seniorbluebook.com
Resources for housing, home services, healthcare, etc.​
Colorado Gerontological Society
303-333-3482www.senioranswers.org
Variety of resources for those over 55+​
​Nymbl
​1-800-672-6854
https://co.fallsfree.com/Personal balance phone app to improve physical health and independence​
​Let's Loop Colorado
​NA
https://www.loopcolorado.org/
​Hearing Loss Resources
Questions: letsloopscolorado@gmail.com 
​Volunteers of America
​303-297-0408
www.voacolorado.orgResources and education for housing, nutrition support/Meals on Wheels​
​Widowed Men & Women of America
https://wmwa.weebly.comResources for those experiencing the loss of a spouse​
Denver Regional Mobility & Access Council (DRMAC)​
303-243-3113www.drmac-co.org​Resources related to mobility and transportation
​Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
303-455-1000www.drcog.orgResources and education for transportation, housing, shelter, healthcare, refugees, caregiving​
​Adams County Tax Assistance
720-523-6163​www.adcogov.org
Tax assistance​
​Adams County Human Services
303-287-8831​​www.adcogov.orgResources and education for health/wellness, housing, transportation, nutrition support, neglect/abuse reporting​
​Adams County District Attorney
303-659-7720​​www.adcogov.orgResources and education for law based needs
​Adams County Assessor
720-523-6038​www.adcogov.org
​Adams County Animal Shelter
303-288-3294​​www.adcogov.org
Resources and education for animal adoption or animal surrenders​