Information for Teller County residents over 60:
You are one of our most treasured age groups and we realize you are at greater risk than the rest of us. We wanted to give you a space for specific information related to services that only you can take advantage of.
Special Shopping Hours
There are several stores in Teller County that want you to be able to come in and shop for the things that you need during special hours, devoted just for you. Please make sure you bring photo ID so your age can be verified.
WalMart: Beginning March 24 - Tuesdays from 6:00-7:00 am
Safeway: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00-9:00 am
City Market: Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays from 7:00 to 8:00 am
Teller Senior Coalition
The Teller Senior Coalition is open to serve our Teller County Seniors during this health care crisis. Please DO NOT come in to the office, but call (719) 687-3330 for assistance.
Many seniors need help with food and toiletries so we are asking for donations. Please bring to the Teller Senior Coalition at 750 E. Hwy 24, Building 2. Call (719) 687-3330 if you do not want to bring items in, we will come to your car.
Volunteers desperately need to assist seniors, please call (719) 687-3330 to help.
Woodland Park Senior Organization
Members of the Woodland Park Senior Organization will receive five frozen meals to be picked up at the Senior Center from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays only at 321 N. Pine St. in Woodland Park. Included will be additional items such as oranges and milk.
The new regimen by Silver Key senior services is intended to limit unnecessary personal contact, in keeping with the new normal of social distancing in accordance with coronavirus precautions.
Suggested donation is $11.25 per person for the five meals
Reservations will be taken until 12:45 on Friday for the following week starting on March 20. For reservations, go to the organization’s website, woodlandparkseniors.com. Look for updates on the Woodland Park Senior Center Facebook page.
In addition, for anyone needing meals delivered to the door, the organization has several volunteers ready to go. For information, call 687-3877.