The following are a list of possible internships in organizations that work with the elderly. If there is a place you are interested in that is not listed, please consult Dr. Karen Jennison for approval:
- Bonell Good Samaritan Community
- Eldergarden Adult Day Program
- Denver Rescue Mission
- Meals on Wheels
- Senior Resources Services
Serving mostly the elderly. Housing options include nursing beds, assisted living, basic care, congregate and independent living. Health-care services include skilled nursing, boarding and sub acute care; home health care; and outpatient, physical, occupational, speech, respiratory and intravenous therapies. Other services include adult day care, Alzheimer's special care units, respite care and hospice care.
970-352-6082 ext. 112
Enables older adults with special needs to participate in stimulating activities in a social setting, allowing them and their caregivers time apart.
Elder Garden Flyer put together by a student intern.
Contact: Marie Seaton
Flyer put together by a student intern.
Address: The Crossing, DRM, 6090 E Smith Rd, Denver, CO 80216
Delivering hot meals to seniors and disabled people. Must have own car, driver’s license, and evidence of insurance.
Contact: Mary Margaret Cox
Provide services to assist the elderly. Especially need interns for their "Soup in a Sack' event which occurs several times a year; they also have a valentine event for which they could use an intern, and they want to have a "cycle for seniors" event Summer 2013. Many of their events are fundraising.
Address: 800 8th Ave, Ste 145, Greeley, CO 80631
If you have an internship opportunity you would like to post here, please contact the Sociology Department at 970-351-2315 or firstname.lastname@example.org.