Free Medicare Talk

GRAND JUNCTION — As part of its educational presentation series for seniors and families, The Lodge at Grand Junction will host a free presentation, “Understanding Medicare and New Policies,” on Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 9 a.m. John Ahern, a volunteer representative for the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, will deliver the presentation and answer attendees’ questions. The event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested at 970-716-6162.

Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people 65 and older, certain young people with disabilities, or those with specific health conditions. Ahren will highlight Medicare changes, costs and guidelines for seniors.

For more information about this event or to learn more about The Lodge at Grand Junction, contact Janice Donald at 970-716-6162.

The Lodge at Grand Junction includes 48 apartments, consisting of 36 assisted living residences, available as studios or one-bedroom apartments, and 12 memory care studios in a separate, secure neighborhood setting. Services and care plans are tailored to residents’ interests and needs, with an emphasis on resident-centered wellness that engages the social, spiritual and physical components of a fulfilling lifestyle. The community is managed by WellAge Senior Communities, a respected Colorado company focused on senior living.

The Lodge at Grand Junction is located at 2656 Patterson Road in Grand Junction.