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More Aging Coloradans Are Turning To Medical Marijuana, But Data Is Sparse

Posted 09/25/17

Residents in Balfour’s Riverfront Park retirement community in downtown Denver fill the building’s spacious lounge to hear Dr. Joe Cohen’s seminar, “Cannabis 101 for Seniors.”


Assisted Living/Memory Care Residence Joins the Neighborhood

Posted 09/5/17

Community inclusiveness and involvement play a big part in making residents feel completely at home at the new Balfour at Stapleton assisted living and memory care facility,” says Executive Director, Elizabeth Girling. “We want community members to feel welcome to visit, enjoy farm-fresh meals in our full-service restaurant, hold small meetings in our gathering spaces, […]


Why the Elderly Are the Fastest-Growing Pot Demographic in the U.S.

Posted 08/29/17

On a recent Friday at the Balfour Riverfront Park senior living facility in downtown Denver, an unusual event took place among the day’s regular activities. In between scrapbooking at the Sky Bar and water walking in the Pompeii Pool, the facility was hosting a “cannabis 101” seminar in the Moffat Depot community room.


Senior Citizens Learn the Ins and Outs of Cannabis

Posted 08/28/17

Senior citizens make up one of the fastest-growing demographics of cannabis consumers. Unfortunately, seniors are often uneducated about the advances in marijuana over the last few decades. So instead of creating a podcast or YouTube video, a team of cannabis professionals have joined with a senior living facility to bring higher learning to its residents […]


Balfour Senior Living Offering Residents Cannabis 101 Courses

Posted 08/2/17

As the stigma continues to wear off cannabis use in Colorado, more senior citizens are venturing into new medical and recreational territories. And to help with their explorations, a Colorado infused-product maker is hitting them where they live.


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