Otero County Elderly Care (Colorado)

Find Otero County, CO Elderly Care and Senior Care Services provided by Departments of Aging, Medicaid, Medicare, Senior Centers, Social Security Offices, Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities.


An Assisted Living Facility and Nursing Home in Otero County, Colorado is a local residential facility for elderly members of the community who need assistance with daily care. Otero County Nursing Homes can provide short-term rehabilitative services to people recovering from hospital stays, as well as long-term care for people who don't require hospitalization but can't be cared for at home. Otero County Assisted Living Facilities usually consist of semiprivate or private apartments and provide care for the elderly with medication, intermittent nursing care, and assistance with daily living activities. Many Assisted Living and Nursing Homes offer dining programs, educational activities, and cultural and recreational events. In many states, Medicaid covers Otero County elder care facilities including Assisted Living Facilities and Nursing Homes.

Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center Long Term Care La Junta CO 1100 Carson Avenue 81050 719-384-5412

Cottonwood Ridge Rocky Ford CO 1122 South 12th Street 81067 719-254-3667

Evergreen Gardens At La Junta La Junta CO 909 West 10th Street 81050 719-384-9333

Fowler Health Care Fowler CO 221 2nd Street 81039 719-263-4234

Pioneer Health Care Center Rocky Ford CO 900 South 12th Street 81067 719-254-3314


A Senior Center in Otero County, Colorado is a local organization that provides programming and services for older members of the community. Otero County Senior Centers offer a variety of programming, including cultural and recreational events, classes on nutrition, fitness, and wellbeing, and technology assistance. Senior Centers also assist local seniors in accessing Otero County social services for the elderly by providing workshops on senior rights, access to Medicare, and transportation assistance. Some senior centers charge fees, and some may be open to participants of all ages.

La Junta Senior Center La Junta CO 114 East 2nd Street 81050 719-384-5486

Swink Senior Center Swink CO 301 Columbia Avenue 81077 719-384-0253


A Social Security Office in Otero County, Colorado is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration, which provides financial support to elderly people and other eligible individuals. Elderly workers are eligible for Social Security assistance if they meet certain age and work history requirements, or if they have a qualifying spouse. Otero County Social Security Offices provide a range of elderly care services, including monthly stipends to retired workers. Social Security Offices provide assistance in enrolling for Social Security benefits, receiving Otero County SSDI benefits, and planning for retirement needs.

La Junta Social Security Office La Junta CO 1314 East 3rd Street 81050 888-221-0429