Workshops and Ongoing Education

Cop Talk

Cop Talk is an event that brings police officers and the community members they serve together over coffee to discuss various issues. Attendees are encouraged to bring and ask questions, raise concerns if they have any, or just say hello, and enjoy a cup of coffee with a cop. Held at the Broomfield Community Center (BCC). FREE. 

  • Offered on the third Wednesday of each month.
  • 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Newcomer's Coffee

Are you new to Broomfield or maybe don’t know what Broomfield Senior Services offers? Join a Senior Services staff member for a cup of coffee and a discussion about Senior Services' programs and services. Topics covered include Meals on Wheels, Lakeshore Cafe, active adult Trips, education classes, volunteering, and much more! This class takes place on the second Monday of each month in the Fireside Lounge at the Broomfield Community Center (BCC). No registration is required, drop-ins are welcome and accepted. 

  • Meets monthly on the second Monday, 9-10 a.m.

iPad Assistance for Older Adults

Learning how to use an iPad can be both challenging and rewarding. If you're interested in learning how to use your iPad to send emails, texts, or photos this class is for you! Please Note: This class takes place before Tech Cafe at the Broomfield Community Center.

  • Wednesday, February 21, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, March 20,  9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Tech Cafe

Looking for technical assistance with your smart device? The library can help! Stop by the Broomfield Community Center on the 1st or 3rd Wednesday of each month with your questions.

  • Wednesday, February 21, 10:30 a.m. - noon
  • Wednesday, March 20, 10:30 a.m. - noon

Join Dr. Brian Blackwood as he discusses common cases of joint pain and offers non-surgical tips for a fast recovery. A Question & Answer session will be held.  Dr. Brian Blackwood is a board-certified orthopedic expert who specializes in joint replacement of the hip and knee, including Mako SmartRobotics™ joint replacement. (Drop-in) (Free).

  • Friday, February 9, 10:30 -11:30 a.m. 

AARP Tax-Aide Foundation will be providing free tax preparation assistance services, focused on low to moderate-income seniors and others. The service will be offered every Friday from February 2 through March 22, and on Wednesday, March 6, at the Broomfield Community Center in the Crawford Conference Room. Registration opens January 2 for Broomfield residents and January 15 for non-residents. Schedule an appointment at https://cotaxaide.org/appt/. Log in with last year's User ID and password, or create a new account. Need help scheduling an appointment? Drop in, to the Broomfield Community Center on Friday, January 19 or 26 (9 a.m. - noon) in the Burns Conference Room to get help scheduling an appointment for a later date.

Broomfield homeowners may qualify for the Partial Property Tax Refund Program! The program is available for Broomfield residents who are homeowners, have lived in their home for at least two years, and meet the income qualifications and eligibility qualifications: Seniors 65+, Veterans with at least 80% documented disability, residents at 100% documented disability and surviving spouses may also apply. Join the City and County of Broomfield Housing Division for an informational discussion and Q & A session.  (Drop-in) (Free).

  • Tuesday, March 5, 1 - 2 p.m. 

Discover the Facts About Reverse Mortgages: How to Use Home Equity to Live Comfortable in Retirement. Could eliminating your monthly mortgage payment help you retire more freely? Let our team of Reverse Mortgage Advisers help you dispel myth from reality. Please join us for an educational discussion about the pros and cons of today's FHA-insured reverse mortgage. (Drop-in) (Free).

  • Friday, March 15, 10:30 -11:30 a.m. 

Did you know? One in four older adults report falling each year, but most falls are preventable. Join healthcare providers from Good Samaritan Hospital to discuss best-practice strategies to prevent falls.  (Drop-in) (Free).

  • Tuesday, March 26, 10:30 -11:45 a.m. 

Elder Abuse Prevention

Contact Us

Senior Services
280 Spader Way
Broomfield, CO 80020

Hours
Monday–Friday
8 a.m.–5 p.m.

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Michelle Peterson

Volunteer & Program Coordinator
Community Resources
Email: michelle.peterson@broomfield.org
303-464-5543