Elderly Internships

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

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.

 www.good-sam.com

970-352-6082 ext. 112 

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Eldergarden Adult Day Program

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
mseaton@eldergarden.org 

Phone: 970-353-5003

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Denver Rescue Mission

www.denverrescuemission.org/internship

Flyer put together by a student intern.

Contact: Christina Moos
Phone: 303-953-3951

Email: cmoos@denrescue.org

Fax:  303-953-3957

Address: The Crossing, DRM, 6090 E Smith Rd, Denver, CO 80216

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Meals on Wheels

Delivering hot meals to seniors and disabled people.  Must have own car, driver’s license, and evidence of insurance.

www.mealsonwheelsgreeley.org     

Contact: Mary Margaret Cox
Phone: 970-353-9738 

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Senior Resource Services

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.

http://www.seniorresourceservices.info/

Address: 800 8th Ave, Ste 145, Greeley, CO 80631

Contact: Dee Ann Groves, Director
Phone: 970-352-9348

Email: dgroves5@aol.com

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If you have an internship opportunity you would like to post here, please contact the Sociology Department at 970-351-2315 or sociology@unco.edu.

 

 

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