Transportation Services for Handicapped and Seniors
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Appointments are necessary for all services.
Please call 303-255-7850 to schedule yours today.
Pedicures & Manicures
Appointments available the second and third Monday of each month. Pedicures cost $14.00, fingernail trimming and filing is available for $7.00. Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance or a $8 surcharge will apply. This service is for seniors only. Bring a towel or you may rent one for $1. Polish application is available for an additional $1.
The Senior Center offers professional podiatry care with Dr. Kimberly Wilms on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 1 - 5 p.m. Services provided will be diabetic foot care; routine palliative care of calluses and toenails; evaluation of various foot deformities including bunions, hammertoes and heel pain. The cost for services is $25 cash or check.
Prices are $18 for 30 minutes, $36 for one hour. We require a 24-hour notice of cancellation.
Tuesdays from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fridays from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursdays from 9 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
Vial of Life
Emergency medical information provides helpful information to police, sheriff, fire and ambulance crews when an emergency is called in on 911. Local senior citizens can participate in the Vial of Life program by filling out an enrollment form and placing it in a vial which is kept in your home refrigerator. Forms are available at the Senior Center. Call 720-977-5852 for details.
Preventative health-care services are available the first Friday of each month, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Visiting Nurse Association, services include:
- Blood Pressure (BP) Check $3
- Toenail Trim with BP Check $30
- Fingernail Trim $10
- Blood Sugar $5
- B - 12 Shot $7 (must bring physician order and serum)
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)
Thornton TOPS group meets weekly at the Thornton Senior Center. Anyone interested in losing weight, eating healthy and living a more active lifestyle can join the group. The group meets every Tuesday from 9 -10:30 a.m. at the Thornton Senior Center, 9471 Dorothy Blvd.
Community Acupuncture Clinic
Treatments are available the second and fourth Friday of the month from 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Treatments are done in a community style setting, with several people receiving treatment simultaneously.
De-Stress (ear only) is $10 for seniors, $15 for non-seniors.
Extra Points (ear & body) are bases on a sliding scale $15-30 for seniors, $22.50-40 for non-seniors (plus $10 one time initial assessment fee.)
Adults age 15-24 pay 1 ½ times the senior rate for services. We require a 24-hour notice of cancellation or a surcharge will apply.