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Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs
Colorado
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Member of the World Health Organization Global Network of Age Friendly Cities and Communities

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Colorado Springs is a home rule municipality that is the largest city by area in Colorado as well as the county seat and the most populous municipality of El Paso County, Colorado, United States. The Colorado Springs Council on Aging has 3 primary ways it interacts with the public and maintains age-friendliness with its residents:

  1. Senior Information and Assistance Centers: The Senior Information and Assistance Center provides information on the wide variety of regional services available for older adults and their caregivers.
  2. Senior Insurance: PPACG Senior Insurance Assistance is the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) office which serves El Paso, Park and Teller counties.
  3. Caregiver Support: The Family Caregiver Support Center provides families with professional guidance in preparing an individualized caregiving plan and helping you access the supportive services you need. There is no charge for any service provided directly by the center

 


 

Contacts 719-471-2096
Joe Urban
Area Agency on Aging Director x103
jurban@ppacg.org
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Colorado Springs is a great military town. Once people decide if they're going to stay there or multiple activities for all age range people.
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it just seems to be that a lot of jobs on older people to work while undermining that younger people are more physically capable to do the duties and my eyes and might have years of experience as well
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I don't really talk to anybody but I know a lot of people who used to live here who are maybe 20-30 years old
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Some of my old clients having a hard time get a ride, if they had a doctors appointment or errands need to be run.
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Transportation available for free. Excellent hospitals and home health care.

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B

How did Colorado earn the grade of B? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Colorado has a state sales tax of 2.90%. Of particular interest is that Colorado does have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Colorado has an effective property tax rate of 0.57%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Colorado earned its state tax grade of B.

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