Resources for Caregivers and Families in Arvada, Colorado, and Beyond

To aid in navigating the challenges and rewards of caregiving, we’ve compiled a list of resources specifically tailored for caregivers and families in Arvada, Colorado, and the broader Colorado community.
Written by
Leigh Boney

These resources offer support groups, counseling services, educational opportunities, and strategies for managing caregiver stress, ensuring you have the support you need.

Support Groups and Counseling Services

Alzheimer’s Association Colorado Chapter

  • Services Offered: Support groups, educational workshops, and one-on-one counseling tailored to those affected by Alzheimer's and dementia.
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  • Contact: 1-800-272-3900

Senior Reach Jefferson Center

  • Location: Serving Arvada and the wider Jefferson County area, offering mental health counseling and support services for seniors and their caregivers.
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  • Contact: 303-425-0300

Colorado Respite Coalition

  • Services Offered: Resources and support for caregivers in need of respite services, helping manage caregiver stress and provide breaks.
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  • Contact: 303-233-1666

Educational Resources

Dementia Friendly Denver

  • Services Offered: Workshops, seminars, and resources aimed at creating a dementia-friendly community. Their offerings include tips for effective communication and understanding dementia behaviors.
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University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Memory Disorder Clinic

  • Location: Offers various educational programs and health seminars that can be beneficial for caregivers seeking to expand their knowledge on memory care and related health topics.
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Strategies for Managing Caregiver Stress

Mindful Caregiving Education

  • Offerings: Online courses and workshops focusing on mindfulness practices to help caregivers manage stress and maintain their well-being.
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Caregiver Action Network

  • Services Offered: Tips, tools, and resources designed to support family caregivers in managing stress, navigating healthcare decisions, and finding community support.
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Arvada Caregiver Support Groups

Dementia Caregiver Support Groups

Arvada United Methodist Church

Location: 6750 Carr St, Arvada, CO 80004
Schedule: 4th Friday of every month, 9 to 10:30 a.m.
Details: Facilitated by the Alzheimer’s Association. While registration is preferred, it’s not required. For more information, please call 800-272-3900.

Standley Lake Library

Location: 8485 Kipling St., Arvada, CO 80005
Schedule: 2nd Monday of every month, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Details: Hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association, with no required registration. More information is available at 800-272-3900.

Specialized Support Group
Catholic Charities Kinship Support Group

Event Date: Wednesday, Feb 12th, 2020
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 5855 Wadsworth Bypass, Arvada, CO 80003
Organizer: Catholic Charities Kinship Support Group
Contact: or 720-799-9254
Description: Offers eight monthly support groups at different locations for caregivers to share experiences, seek advice, and discover community resources. Refreshments provided, with childcare available at select groups. For Spanish-speaking clients, call (720) 799-9253.

By leveraging these resources along with our resources you can find in our Arvada Senior Living Guide, caregivers and families in Arvada and throughout Colorado can find the support, education, and respite needed to navigate the caregiving journey with confidence and compassion.

Remember, taking care of yourself is just as important as the care you provide to your loved one.

Memory Care Mosaic
A Compassionate Guide to Navigating Your Loved One’s Journey
Full Arvada Memory Care Guide
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