Life Line Screening

Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings will be in our community on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Peace Lutheran Church. Ultrasound screenings to Identify risk factors for Cardiovascular disease include; Carotid Artery (plaque buildup-a leading cause of stroke), Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (an enlargement or weak area in the main blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the rest of the body), Peripheral Arterial Disease (hardening of the arteries in the legs), a Heart Rhythm Screening (an EKG to detect Atrial Fibrillation-irregular heartbeat) and an Osteoporosis Risk Assessment for men and women. Being proactive about your health by knowing your risks helps you and your doctor address problems early.

Register online TODAY at www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle  and receive your “Community Circle” discount and your Preferred Appointment!

Lutheran Family Services

  1. Each year in Colorado, thousands of kids are unable to live with their biological parents because of abuse or neglect.  We need families who can provide temporary care until children reunify with their parent as well as families willing to adopt children and teens in foster care if they can’t return to their families.  An informal Q & A session for foster carewill be held on November 14 from 12:30-1:30pm and from 5:30-6:30pm at the LFS Denver Metro office (363 S. Harlan Street, Suite 105, Denver, 80226). Please register with Anne at anne.hamilton@lfsrm.org or 303-217-5869. One-on-one meetings can also be arranged to work around your busy schedule.
  2. Are you interested in reducing isolation and enriching the life of an older adult with limited to no social support?  Join ourFriendly Visitor Program and LFS will carefully match you with a participant in our Guardianship or Care Management programs.  Visits may include conversation, card playing, crafting, or helping with practical tasks.  For more information or to apply please contact Katie Scherr at katie.scherr@lfsrm.org.

As always, please do let me know if you no longer wish to receive our monthly announcements or if there is an updated contact.  Thank you for your continued partnership!

Katie Scherr

Church Relations and Development Assistant

Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains

363 S. Harlan, Suite 200

Denver, CO 80226-3552

Direct Line: 720-541-6826

Main Office: 303-922-3433

Fax: 303-922-7335

www.lfsrm.org

Hands of the Carpenter

Donate a car – Help a single mother with transportation

School is starting and Hands of The Carpenter (Hands) is hearing from single mothers who need a reliable car to transport children and get to work. Your older car could make life easier for a woman living on a tight budget. For more information and to start the donation process, go to www.ehands.org. Look for the “Donate a vehicle” button at the top of the homepage. Thank you for your prayerful consideration. Daniel.mondragon@ehands.org

Lutheran Family Services

Lutheran Family Services’ Refugee Program is cohosting a launch party for the Refugee Speaker’s Bureau and the Colorado Refugee Connect Website!  Join us on Thursday, September 20 from 5:30-9pm at the Mercury Café to celebrate the launch of Colorado Refugee Connect (CRC)—a website dedicated to connecting volunteers with meaningful opportunities working with the refugee community—and the Colorado Refugee Speakers Bureau (RSB).  Following a short presentation by the CRC team, members of the RSB will take the stage to share stories about their refugee experience.  Contact Kate Strebe for more information at kate.strebe@lfsrm.org or 303-225-0199.

Katie Scherr

Church Relations and Development Assistant

Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains

363 S. Harlan, Suite 200

Denver, CO 80226-3552

 Direct Line: 720-541-6826

Main Office: 303-922-3433

Fax: 303-922-7335

www.lfsrm.org

Lutheran Family Service

It’s hard to believe that the summer is already coming to a close and our schools are starting up!  Just one announcements for September:

  1. Each year in Colorado, thousands of kids are unable to live with their biological parents because of abuse or neglect.  We need families who can provide temporary care until children reunify with their parent as well as families willing to adopt children and teens in foster care if they can’t return to their families.  An informal Q & A session for foster care will be held on September 12 from 12:30-1:30pm and from 5:30-6:30pm at the LFS Denver Metro office (363 S. Harlan Street, Suite 105, Denver, 80226). Please register with Anne at anne.hamilton@lfsrm.orgor 303-217-5869. One-on-one meetings can also be arranged to work around your busy schedule.

As always, please do let me know if you no longer wish to receive our monthly announcements or if there is an updated contact.  Thank you for your continued partnership!

Katie Scherr

Church Relations and Development Assistant

Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains

363 S. Harlan, Suite 200

Denver, CO 80226-3552

Direct Line: 720-541-6826

Main Office: 303-922-3433

Fax: 303-922-7335

www.lfsrm.org