Caring For Older Adults

Caring For Older Adults


Helping an older family member or close friend is an important role. This free class will provide actionable steps that you – informal caregivers, family members, and friends – can take to limit risks for the older adult(s) in your life. The information provided is beneficial for those who help daily, and for those who may only help an older adult occasionally.

Click on a date below to register:

03/26/2022 (9:30am-11:30am)

04/21/2022 (5pm-7pm)

Classes are held in the South Metro Fire Headquarter Building
9195 East Mineral Ave. Centennial, CO



What will this class cover?

  • How to help an older adult get off the ground if they experience a fall where there is no injury
  • Tips to find and fix fall hazards in the home
  • Free aging resources within Douglas, Jefferson, and Arapahoe Counties, and who to call for help with resource navigation
  • How to spot a stroke
  • Cardiac arrest vs. heart attack
  • Hands-Only CPR