Sep
25
6:00 PM18:00

Cornucopia 2019

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Cornucopia is the signature fundraising event for Metro Caring. Held each autumn, this event celebrates the thousands of individuals and families working towards their well-being and potential.

This year, Cornucopia will be held on Wednesday, September 25th from 6:00-8:30pm at The DaVita Village. We invite you to mark your calendars and join us for an amazing evening!

Check out some highlight photos from last year’s Cornucopia and other event details on the event webpage.

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Denver Human Services Onsite
Jun
27
9:30 AM09:30

Denver Human Services Onsite

Denver Human Services has an onsite representative at Metro Caring every Monday from 9:30am-3:00pm and Thursday from 9:30am-1:00pm to help you apply for benefits.

You can apply or receive information on:

  • Food Assistance

  • Medical Insurance

  • Financial Assistance

  • Rent/Eviction Assistance

Call 303-350-3613 to make an appointment or you can sign up on the waitlist. Benefits enrollment is limited to Denver County residents.  

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New Volunteer Orientation
Jun
26
3:00 PM15:00

New Volunteer Orientation

Want to become a Metro Caring volunteer? Just complete an online application and join us for one of our orientation sessions to learn more! You don’t need to RSVP to attend orientation, but you do need to complete an application.

At orientation, you’ll learn more about Metro Caring, our volunteer roles, and determine your schedule.

Questions? Please contact our volunteer team!

Upcoming Metro Caring Orientation Dates 
Wednesday 05/29/2019 from 3:00 pm-4:45 pm
Thursday 06/06/2019 from 6:00 pm-7:45 pm

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Club de Cocina Facil y Sabroso - Spanish Cooking Club
Jun
26
12:30 PM12:30

Club de Cocina Facil y Sabroso - Spanish Cooking Club

Comparte tus conocimientos, aprende opciones saludables para hacer deliciosos platos y haz nuevos amigos. Los participantes podrian ir de compras al mercado de Metro Caring completamente gratis!

Hora: 12:30-2:30pm

Fechas: 2do y 4to miércoles de cada mes

Sitio:
Metro Caring
1100 E 18th Ave
Denver CO 80218

Llame a Magdalena a 720-629-6729 para reservar un espacio

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"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class
Jun
26
10:30 AM10:30

"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class

Are you looking for fresh, fun and easy tips to mix up your food prep routine? Metro Caring offers hands-on cooking classes that both beginners and seasoned cooks appreciate. This eight-week class focuses on different topics each week, from types of fat and heart health, to eating mindfully.  You’ll help the chef make a tasty meal rich in nutrients, with reduced sugar and salt for better health, and enjoy the meal together! 

Participate every week or attend as you are able. Advance sign up is required to hold your spot. Contact the Welcome Desk (303-860-7200) to sign up! 

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WIC Appointments Onsite
Jun
25
6:00 PM18:00

WIC Appointments Onsite

A WIC counselor will be available at Metro Caring every Tuesday evening from 6:00-8:00pm.

What is WIC?

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides nutritious foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk. Those who have children under age five in their household are also eligible for services (i.e. dads, grandparents, foster families, other caregivers)

What is required of participants?

Anyone coming for a WIC appointment needs to provide a proof of ID (Driver’s License, Medicaid card, CO ID card, passport, birth certificate, SSC, work/school/military ID). Appointments can range from 15 mins to an hour+ depending on where they are in their certification cycle and how many family members are applying.

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"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class
Jun
25
10:30 AM10:30

"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class

Are you looking for fresh, fun and easy tips to mix up your food prep routine? Metro Caring offers hands-on cooking classes that both beginners and seasoned cooks appreciate. This eight-week class focuses on different topics each week, from types of fat and heart health, to eating mindfully.  You’ll help the chef make a tasty meal rich in nutrients, with reduced sugar and salt for better health, and enjoy the meal together! 

Participate every week or attend as you are able. Advance sign up is required to hold your spot. Contact the Welcome Desk (303-860-7200) to sign up! 

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Denver Human Services Onsite
Jun
24
9:30 AM09:30

Denver Human Services Onsite

Denver Human Services has an onsite representative at Metro Caring every Monday from 9:30am-3:00pm and Thursday from 9:30am-1:00pm to help you apply for benefits.

You can apply or receive information on:

  • Food Assistance

  • Medical Insurance

  • Financial Assistance

  • Rent/Eviction Assistance

Call 303-350-3613 to make an appointment or you can sign up on the waitlist. Benefits enrollment is limited to Denver County residents.  

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Denver Human Services Onsite
Jun
20
9:30 AM09:30

Denver Human Services Onsite

Denver Human Services has an onsite representative at Metro Caring every Monday from 9:30am-3:00pm and Thursday from 9:30am-1:00pm to help you apply for benefits.

You can apply or receive information on:

  • Food Assistance

  • Medical Insurance

  • Financial Assistance

  • Rent/Eviction Assistance

Call 303-350-3613 to make an appointment or you can sign up on the waitlist. Benefits enrollment is limited to Denver County residents.  

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New Volunteer Orientation
Jun
19
3:00 PM15:00

New Volunteer Orientation

Want to become a Metro Caring volunteer? Just complete an online application and join us for one of our orientation sessions to learn more! You don’t need to RSVP to attend orientation, but you do need to complete an application.

At orientation, you’ll learn more about Metro Caring, our volunteer roles, and determine your schedule.

Questions? Please contact our volunteer team!

Upcoming Metro Caring Orientation Dates 
Wednesday 05/29/2019 from 3:00 pm-4:45 pm
Thursday 06/06/2019 from 6:00 pm-7:45 pm

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"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class
Jun
19
10:30 AM10:30

"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class

Are you looking for fresh, fun and easy tips to mix up your food prep routine? Metro Caring offers hands-on cooking classes that both beginners and seasoned cooks appreciate. This eight-week class focuses on different topics each week, from types of fat and heart health, to eating mindfully.  You’ll help the chef make a tasty meal rich in nutrients, with reduced sugar and salt for better health, and enjoy the meal together! 

Participate every week or attend as you are able. Advance sign up is required to hold your spot. Contact the Welcome Desk (303-860-7200) to sign up! 

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WIC Appointments Onsite
Jun
18
6:00 PM18:00

WIC Appointments Onsite

A WIC counselor will be available at Metro Caring every Tuesday evening from 6:00-8:00pm.

What is WIC?

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides nutritious foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk. Those who have children under age five in their household are also eligible for services (i.e. dads, grandparents, foster families, other caregivers)

What is required of participants?

Anyone coming for a WIC appointment needs to provide a proof of ID (Driver’s License, Medicaid card, CO ID card, passport, birth certificate, SSC, work/school/military ID). Appointments can range from 15 mins to an hour+ depending on where they are in their certification cycle and how many family members are applying.

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Jun
18
3:00 PM15:00

Programs Tour

Metro Caring will be hosting monthly program tours to interested groups, individuals, organizations, and partners.  Tour are held on the following dates and times:

  • The 2nd Friday of every month at 10:00 a.m.

  • The 3rd Tuesday of every month at 3:00 p.m.

Please complete a tour request form to join an upcoming tour.

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"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class
Jun
18
10:30 AM10:30

"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class

Are you looking for fresh, fun and easy tips to mix up your food prep routine? Metro Caring offers hands-on cooking classes that both beginners and seasoned cooks appreciate. This eight-week class focuses on different topics each week, from types of fat and heart health, to eating mindfully.  You’ll help the chef make a tasty meal rich in nutrients, with reduced sugar and salt for better health, and enjoy the meal together! 

Participate every week or attend as you are able. Advance sign up is required to hold your spot. Contact the Welcome Desk (303-860-7200) to sign up! 

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Denver Human Services Onsite
Jun
17
9:30 AM09:30

Denver Human Services Onsite

Denver Human Services has an onsite representative at Metro Caring every Monday from 9:30am-3:00pm and Thursday from 9:30am-1:00pm to help you apply for benefits.

You can apply or receive information on:

  • Food Assistance

  • Medical Insurance

  • Financial Assistance

  • Rent/Eviction Assistance

Call 303-350-3613 to make an appointment or you can sign up on the waitlist. Benefits enrollment is limited to Denver County residents.  

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Heart Disease Testing and Education
Jun
17
9:00 AM09:00

Heart Disease Testing and Education

Every Monday, Denver Health’s Cardiovascular screening program offers a 30 minute finger-prick blood sample screening to test all lipid levels. Trained professionals will offer testing to determine a person’s risk for heart disease.

The Denver Health professionals can offer assistance with health education, health referrals and navigating the medical systems (even without insurance).

Ask the Welcome Desk or your Community Navigator about making an appointment for a Heart Screening or walk-in to Metro Caring’s Welcome Center on Mondays.

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Jun
14
10:00 AM10:00

Programs Tour

Metro Caring will be hosting monthly program tours to interested groups, individuals, organizations, and partners.  Tour are held on the following dates and times:

  • The 2nd Friday of every month at 10:00 a.m.

  • The 3rd Tuesday of every month at 3:00 p.m.

Please complete a tour request form to join an upcoming tour.

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Denver Human Services Onsite
Jun
13
9:30 AM09:30

Denver Human Services Onsite

Denver Human Services has an onsite representative at Metro Caring every Monday from 9:30am-3:00pm and Thursday from 9:30am-1:00pm to help you apply for benefits.

You can apply or receive information on:

  • Food Assistance

  • Medical Insurance

  • Financial Assistance

  • Rent/Eviction Assistance

Call 303-350-3613 to make an appointment or you can sign up on the waitlist. Benefits enrollment is limited to Denver County residents.  

View Event →
New Volunteer Orientation
Jun
12
3:00 PM15:00

New Volunteer Orientation

Want to become a Metro Caring volunteer? Just complete an online application and join us for one of our orientation sessions to learn more! You don’t need to RSVP to attend orientation, but you do need to complete an application.

At orientation, you’ll learn more about Metro Caring, our volunteer roles, and determine your schedule.

Questions? Please contact our volunteer team!

Upcoming Metro Caring Orientation Dates 
Wednesday 05/29/2019 from 3:00 pm-4:45 pm
Thursday 06/06/2019 from 6:00 pm-7:45 pm

View Event →
Club de Cocina Facil y Sabroso - Spanish Cooking Club
Jun
12
12:30 PM12:30

Club de Cocina Facil y Sabroso - Spanish Cooking Club

Comparte tus conocimientos, aprende opciones saludables para hacer deliciosos platos y haz nuevos amigos. Los participantes podrian ir de compras al mercado de Metro Caring completamente gratis!

Hora: 12:30-2:30pm

Fechas: 2do y 4to miércoles de cada mes

Sitio:
Metro Caring
1100 E 18th Ave
Denver CO 80218

Llame a Magdalena a 720-629-6729 para reservar un espacio

View Event →
"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class
Jun
12
10:30 AM10:30

"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class

Are you looking for fresh, fun and easy tips to mix up your food prep routine? Metro Caring offers hands-on cooking classes that both beginners and seasoned cooks appreciate. This eight-week class focuses on different topics each week, from types of fat and heart health, to eating mindfully.  You’ll help the chef make a tasty meal rich in nutrients, with reduced sugar and salt for better health, and enjoy the meal together! 

Participate every week or attend as you are able. Advance sign up is required to hold your spot. Contact the Welcome Desk (303-860-7200) to sign up! 

View Event →
WIC Appointments Onsite
Jun
11
6:00 PM18:00

WIC Appointments Onsite

A WIC counselor will be available at Metro Caring every Tuesday evening from 6:00-8:00pm.

What is WIC?

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides nutritious foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk. Those who have children under age five in their household are also eligible for services (i.e. dads, grandparents, foster families, other caregivers)

What is required of participants?

Anyone coming for a WIC appointment needs to provide a proof of ID (Driver’s License, Medicaid card, CO ID card, passport, birth certificate, SSC, work/school/military ID). Appointments can range from 15 mins to an hour+ depending on where they are in their certification cycle and how many family members are applying.

View Event →
"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class
Jun
11
10:30 AM10:30

"Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle" Cooking Class

Are you looking for fresh, fun and easy tips to mix up your food prep routine? Metro Caring offers hands-on cooking classes that both beginners and seasoned cooks appreciate. This eight-week class focuses on different topics each week, from types of fat and heart health, to eating mindfully.  You’ll help the chef make a tasty meal rich in nutrients, with reduced sugar and salt for better health, and enjoy the meal together! 

Participate every week or attend as you are able. Advance sign up is required to hold your spot. Contact the Welcome Desk (303-860-7200) to sign up! 

View Event →
Denver Human Services Onsite
Jun
10
9:30 AM09:30

Denver Human Services Onsite

Denver Human Services has an onsite representative at Metro Caring every Monday from 9:30am-3:00pm and Thursday from 9:30am-1:00pm to help you apply for benefits.

You can apply or receive information on:

  • Food Assistance

  • Medical Insurance

  • Financial Assistance

  • Rent/Eviction Assistance

Call 303-350-3613 to make an appointment or you can sign up on the waitlist. Benefits enrollment is limited to Denver County residents.  

View Event →
New Volunteer Orientation
Jun
6
6:00 PM18:00

New Volunteer Orientation

Want to become a Metro Caring volunteer? Just complete an online application and join us for one of our orientation sessions to learn more! You don’t need to RSVP to attend orientation, but you do need to complete an application.

At orientation, you’ll learn more about Metro Caring, our volunteer roles, and determine your schedule.

Questions? Please contact [email protected]

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