Jefferson County

                                                              

 

Lakewood Branch

A Little Help in Jefferson County is our latest branch to serve elders and their neighbors in Lakewood, Wheat Ridge, Arvada, Littleton, Golden, Edgewater, and beyond. We launched our services in Lakewood in 2016 and continue to recruit new volunteers and senior members.

Our Site Team in Jefferson County is composed of a team of neighbors from the various cities that make up Jefferson County.  Out JeffCo Team is enthusiastic about our mission and continue to plant seeds among neighbors and community organizations to serve their elders. They are proactive, creative, and passionate about serving the elders of Jefferson County. 

A Little Help provides elders with vital resources and services. Our HelpConnect system provides easy access for members to request assistance with or be resourced to nearly any non-medical need.

We are looking for volunteer who can provide:

  • Outreach and event planning
  • Transportation to medical appointments, groceries, social events
  • Medical note-taking
  • Minor home repair, handiwork
  • Yard work, snow shoveling
  • Technology tutelage/trouble-shooting
  • Weekly check-ins
  • Friendly visits/walks
  • Light housework, organization
  • Financial preparation, advocacy
  • Care/resource navigation
  • Caregiver respite

If you would like to get involved in this effort, please contact the office at 720-242-9032 or office@alittlehelp.org

We are looking for elder members who may need a little help with 

  • Work around the house and yard

  • Driving to medical appointments and grocery store runs

  • Changing light bulbs or other handy projects

  • Caregiver respite

  • Getting socially engaged with neighbors

If you know folks who may need a little help, we’re happy to contact them.