Information provided by: the DRCOG Area Agency on Aging
Covid 19 update:
A Little Help is a Colorado nonprofit helping older adults to thrive, mobilizing community members to serve older adults in this difficult time. In response to COVID-19, they are organizing neighborhood volunteers to grocery shop, pick up prescriptions, and run errands for older adults and make deliveries to their homes. They are also making regular care calls to older adults for social connection, which also serve as health and safety checks. A Little Help has the ability to coordinate volunteers as part of response efforts and is accepting applications for new volunteers.
The Metro Denver Branch typically, loosely serves between Kipling to Havana (west to east), 56th to Arapahoe (north to south), and the rest of Arvada. They are currently accepting older adults outside their standard area if they have volunteers to match with them.
A Little Help (ALH) is a Colorado nonprofit agency that connects neighbors and volunteers to help older adults live independently, with a high quality of life.
-Transportation to and from medical appointments, grocery
shopping, social events or other errands within a reasonable
distance and time commitment
-Help with snow removal
-Check-in Calls and Visits
-Care Navigation/Caregiver Respite
-Household and Yard Help
-Inter-generational Social and Educational Activities
Formerly Washington Park Cares