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Bills Still in Play that LeadingAge Colorado is Tracking
Bills Still in Play that LeadingAge Colorado is Tracking
May 03, 2016
The Legislature is working furiously this week to address over 300 outstanding bills before it adjourns sine die next Wednesday. LeadingAge Colorado is working a few bills still in play that address the privatization of QMAP training programs, rate setting and the establishment of a state ombudsman office for the Program of All-inclusive Care for ... MORE »
Assisted Living Advisory Committee
Assisted Living Advisory Committee
March 31, 2016
CDPHE’s Assisted Living Advisory Committee met last week and discussed the minimum requirements for assisted living residence (ALR) administrators. The group did not make any decisions but did agree that the committee should develop separate pathways based on education, training and experience for individuals to become administrators. The group al... MORE »
Bill to keep sales tax exemption for meals served to residents moves forward
Bill to keep sales tax exemption for meals served to residents moves forward
March 22, 2016
The Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved HB 1187 sponsored by Sen. Chris Holbert (R-30) that maintains the sales tax exemption for meals served to residents of retirement communities. The bill, requested by LeadingAge Colorado, addresses a Colorado Department of Revenue (DOR) proposed change to a long-time understanding of the law that me... MORE »
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Industry News

Argentum Update: Hero Awards Emcee Soledad OBrien Discusses The Power Of Caregivers May 05, 2016

Other featured senior living news stories include "Argentum Reports Examine Senior Living Workforce,... MORE »

Argentum and HCP Announce Partnership to Promote Operational Excellence May 04, 2016

HCP and Argentum will collaborate on developing research related to senior housing, healthcare inves... MORE »

Victory in Tennessee as Governor Signs Medication Aide Bill May 04, 2016

Tennessee Gov. Haslam has signed Tennessee S.B. 2383 into law.This new law will enhance the services... MORE »

All About Alzheimers May 04, 2016

The aroma of rosemary essential oil reportedly can aid people over age 65 in their ability to rememb... MORE »

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What Does LeadingAge Colorado Do?

LeadingAge Colorado serves as a catalyst to enrich and advance aging services in Colorado. 

As the state's largest association of senior living and care providers, LeadingAge Colorado represents members in assisted living, independent housing, nursing homes, retirement communities, and home and community-based services. LeadingAge Colorado is the state affiliate for three national organizations: ArgentumLeadingAge and the National Adult Day Services Association. LEARN MORE »