Home Safety Seminar • Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Home Safety Seminar   •   Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.   At SouthWest Improvement Council – 1000 S. Lowell Blvd. – Denver 

Did you know that, according to the National Fire Protection Association, in 2010, there was an estimated 16,800 clothes dryer fires were reported in the United States?

What steps can you take to help prevent tragic falls in the household?

Join SouthWest Improvement Council for an important seminar on Home Safety on Wednesday, June 29th at 5:00 p.m. and discover how simple safety tips can help prevent a fire from happening, and help prevent injuries in the home.

                                                                                                           Topics Covered

  • Kitchen Safety – Bathroom Safety – Appliance Safety and a Special Presentation on Fireworks Safety for the 4th of July.
  • Free Dinner and Door prizes.
  • Call today to reserve a seat: 303-934-0923
This workshop is sponsored and presented by SouthWest Improvement Council and the METRO DENVER FAIR HOUSING CENTER with Support of the City and County of Denver, Office of Economic Development. 


Seminar limited to the first 40 people who register in advance  REGISTER TODAY! • FREE DINNER! • HOME SAFETY DOOR PRIZES!  

Thank you food bank donors!

Southwest Improvement Council Food Drive 5-2016Southwest Improvement Council is so grateful for all of the support the community has provided to help keep our food bank stocked. We would like to thank the following donors– Insperity, Fresh Harvest, Knights of Columbus, Strive Academy, The KIPP Denver Collegiate Volleyball Team, Inter-Neighborhood Cooperation, Ray Ehrenstein and Jim Sample, Tony Oum, Dorthy Birchfield, Edie Sprowl, Liz Twomey, Pam Burrell, and the many anonymous angels!  Food Bank Hours are from 8:00 – 10:30 a.m. every Friday. A dollar donation is requested. Please bring an ID if you are a 1st time visitor.

Arthritic Hip and Knee Presentation – April 28th

Please join us for an informative presentation from Dr. Tom Thomas of Stryker Orthopaedics / Summit Surgical.  Erin Ludke, Associate Program manger of Stryker Orthopaedics / Summit Surgical explains the presenation: “Dr. Thomas will discuss arthritis of the hip and knee as well as the latest advancements in surgical and non-surgical treatment options”.


Dr. Tom Thomas of Stryker Orthopaedics / Summit Surgical

 Thursday, April 28th before the senior VOA lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.

March Neighborhood Council – Thursday March 10th, 2016

Join us for Neighborhood Council – Thursday, March 10th at 5:00 p.m.

Dawn Howard from Colorado Cross Disability Coalition will have a presentation on Housing Rights for people living with a Disability. This event is sponsored by the Metro Denver Fair Housing Center http://www.dmfhc.org/.  Dinner starts promptly at 5:00 p.m. and door prizes will be given out for those in attendance. 

March Neighborhood Council 

Thursday, March 10th at Southwest Improvement Council

5:00 – 6:30 p.m. 

1000 S. Lowell Blvd. Denver, CO 80219

Call (303) 934-0923 for more information. 


Free Help for Pet and Feral Cats

Saturday, March 19th, 2016 at 110 Federal Blvd. (1st Avenue and Federal)

at the Metro Denver C.A.T. headquarters

Free Vacinces and De-worming for Cats. Please have your cat in a cat carrier. Need a cat carrier? Pick up free cat carriers in advance on Friday, March 11th and Friday, March 18th from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

at the Metro Denver C.A.T. headquarters.

Call 1-844-336-2287 (844-DEN-CATS) for more information.