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Suicide Prevention Resources

Suicide is preventable. Find local and national resources that can help during a crisis and offer support to families.

Crisis Response

If you or someone you know is in crisis or suicidal, all of these resources say they are available 24/7:

Colorado Crisis Services: Call 1-844-493-8255 or text TALK to 38255

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call 1-800-273-8255 or you can also chat with the Lifeline.

Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

Trans Lifeline: Call 877-565-8860

The Trevor Project for LGBTQ young people: Call 866-488-7386 or text START to 678-678

Resources to learn about suicide and how to help someone who’s struggling

Five Steps to be the One to Help

Speaking of Suicide

Handbook for Parents & Trusted Adults

Teen Suicides: What are the Risk Factors?

Your Life, Your Voice

Suicidology.org

Who’s At Risk

After a Suicide Loss - Uniting for Suicide Postvention

Finding treatment and support

Find a Therapist: Search for mental health providers by zip code, type of therapy, gender and more.

Find Community Mental Health Centers Near You

Mental Health Colorado - I Need Help: Broad-ranging resources compiled by Colorado’s leading mental health advocacy organization.

Second Wind Fund: Connecting youth at-risk for suicide with treatment

Rise Against Suicide: Provides access to funded counseling services for at-risk youth struggling with suicidal ideation in the geographic areas included in Boulder Valley School District and St. Vrain Valley School District

Olivia’s Fund: Financial assistance for mental health services for Eagle County residents

Support Colorado: Search for recovery and support programs

Colorado regional resources for prevention and support

Denver: Mental Health Center of Denver

Arapahoe and Douglas Counties: NAMI Arapahoe/Douglas Counties

Adams County: Community Reach Center

El Paso County: Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention Partnership

Colorado Springs: NAMI Colorado Springs

Pueblo: Health Solutions

Pueblo County: Suicide Prevention Coalition of Pueblo County

Jefferson County: Jefferson Center

Larimer County: Alliance for Suicide Prevention of Larimer County

Larimer and Weld Counties: Imagine Zero

Eagle County: Eagle County Behavioral Health

Eagle County: Speak Up Reach Out

San Juan Basin: Suicide Prevention

Mesa County: Healthy Mesa County

Grand Junction: Postvention Alliance

Routt and Moffatt Counties: Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide

Various Locations: Find a Circle of Parents Group

More from Lifelines: Preventing Youth Suicide

Learning Through Loss

Starting the Conversation

Someone Like Me

This story is part of a collaboration with FRONTLINE, the PBS series, through its Local Journalism Initiative, which is funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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