“The legislative session for 2018 will commence on January 10, 2018. Everyone comes with an agenda. But in the end it is about allocation of resources.
As the Colorado Senior Lobby (CSL) approaches the session, we will be evaluating all submitted legislation to determine the impact on seniors and the services they rely on.
State expenditures for senior services, the major cost begins as a person approaches the age of 80. This is when a person’s need for in-home care or assisted living or nursing home care is most likely to start. Other services include (but are not limited to), nutrition, transportation, reliable, affordable housing, end of life expenses, and medical/prescription expenses not covered by Medicare …”