No one walking the dementia journey has to walk alone.

Current list of organizations who have participated in the Dementia-Friendly training in Northern Colorado

2017-2018 Dementia-Friendly Leaders--organizations (Senior Care/Long Term Care/Memory Care/Home Care agencies) 

which have invested in 8 hours or more of dementia-specific training per year for their staff:

Other Dementia-Friendly Business Training--(typically 1 hour or less)


November-- Lincoln Center  (1)

December-- Fort Collins Senior Center (3)

December-- Poudre Fire Authority "A" Shift (1)


January-- Dr. Boyes Dental Office (1)

February-- Poudre River Library District Old Town Library (1)

February-- Dr. Vinna Norris Family Dentistry (1)

February-- Beavers Market (1)

February-- Pro31 Safe Senior Drivers (1)

April-- Sharing The Care Community Initiative (1)

April-- Fort Collins Police Services (7)

April-- Elder Care Resource Day community training (1)

June-- UC Health Aspen Club (1)

June-- Loveland Chilson Senior Center (2)

June-- UC Health Community Case Managers (1)

June-- Northern Colorado Clinicians and Comrades (1)

June-- Northern Colorado Pulmonary nursing staff (1)

June-- Community Advisory Committee (1)

July-- Associates in Family Medicine--all staff (7)

August-- Fort Collins Kiwanis (1)

August--  Good Samaritan Village Fort Collins Campus Leadership Team (1)

September-- Colorado Library Association (1)

September-- Josh Russell Chiropractic (1)

September-- NARFE (1)

September-- Timberline Church "Love Embraces" Team (1)

September-- Council Tree Library (1)

September-- Volunteers of America (1)

October-- Thrivent Financial Peaks to Plains Group (1)

November-- Banner Fort Collins Medical Center Volunteers (2)

December-- UCHealth Care Coordination Team (1)

December-- Heart and Soul ParaTransit (1)


January--Connect Hearing (1)

January--Stepping Stones Adult Day Program (1)

February--911 Dispatch Loveland (1)

February--Loveland Public Library (1)

March--Fort Collins Museum of Art (1)

March--Lincoln Center (update) (1 class)

April--Elder Care Resource Day community training

April--UCHealth Orthopedics Unit staff (3 classes)

April--Dr. Vinna Norris Family Dentistry (update)

May--Still Waters Ministry Timberline Church (2 classes)

May--UCHealth Neurology Unit staff (3 classes)

May--Heart and Soul Transit (1)

June--UCHealth Medical Unit staff (4 classes)

June--Harmony Library (1)

June--Hairtique Salon, Loveland (1)

July--Dawn Mathis Coldwell Banker Real Estate (1)

July--Volunteers of America (1)

Aug--Northern Colorado Cat Rescue (1)

Sept--The Suites staff (1)

Sept--Loveland Police Department--Weld, Boulder, Larimer County (1)

Sept--Golden Peaks staff (1)

Sept--First National Bank investment team (1)

Sept--Good Samaritan Fort Collins staff (1)

Oct--UCHealth Ortho/neuro unit MCR (3 meetings)

Oct--Home Well Senior Care (1)

Nov--Lutheran Family Services (1)

Dec--Aims Community College Nursing class (1)

Dec--Boulder County Sheriff's Office CIT class (1)