Archives: elderly

African Americans in Gerontology

African Americans In Gerontology, AAIG, is a national nonprofit organization designed to improve the quality of life for African American elderly by providing guidance, professional development and networking opportunities, and promoting community activism for African American professionals and students in the field of gerontology.


Alzheimer’s Association

To eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Interns can accompany Director to support groups and classes, and learn about non-profit management. (719) 266-8773


CU Aging Center

The CU Aging Center (CUAC) is a community-based non-profit mental health services facility administered by the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS), and is the primary practicum training site for the APA-accredited clinical geropsychology Ph.D. program.


Discover Goodwill

For over half a century, Discover Goodwill has been dedicated to breaking the financial, physical, intellectual and social barriers that keep individuals from leading independent and purpose-filled lives. We accomplish this mission through over 20 diverse and innovative employment and life skills programs that foster confidence and opportunity for tens of thousands of individuals each • Read More »


Fountain Valley Senior Center

Fountain Valley Senior Center is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for older adults by providing County-wide leadership, direct services as needed, information and referral, networking, advocacy and collaboration for adult protection. Originating in 1976, FVSC has grown to include providing daily lunches, home-delivered meals and recreational/social events to all of unincorporated southern and • Read More »



Goodwill/Life at the Bluffs

Provides Geriatric Social Services, for seniors who require full time supervision and assisted living. Offering services such as senior transportation services, elder care, Presbyterian senior services, services for seniors and senior employment services.


Housing Authority

Provides affordable housing in Colorado Springs/El Paso County and senior services in Colorado Springs and Teller County


Life Choice Hospice

It is the mission of Life Choice Hospice to provide individualized and highest quality care to patients who face a life-limiting illness. We extend our care, support and services to our patients, families, and the communities in which they reside. We offer interns opportunities in direct service, marketing, graphic design, social media, video production, and • Read More »


North End Adult Day Care

North End Adult Day Care provides much-needed respite for those caring for loved ones with dementia, and seniors needing enriching activities based in a home-like setting. We are committed to stimulating the mind and nourishing the body and spirit. Interns are needed to provide direct care to our seniors and play games, sing, make arts • Read More »