This page contains links to several resources that can assist you in finding more information on a variety of topics.

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Partners of North Range Behavioral Health

Frontier House
Frontier House provides a recovery-based environment in which current customers of North Range Behavioral Health can receive assistance in pursuing employment, education, and meaningful relationships.

Suicide Education and Support Services
Suicide Education and Support Services (SESS) is dedicated to providing resources to prevent suicide and offering support to those who have lost someone to suicide.

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Community Resources

United Way 211
United Way 211 provides a quick and simple way to access resources to help address your needs. Search several categories for a listing of organizations and agencies offering assistance in areas such as shelter, food, clothing, and so much more.

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Consumer Rights

Consumer Rights Information

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Developmental Disabilities

Division of Developmental Disabilities
This department under the Colorado Division of Human Services provides information about programs and services, eligibility, community center boards, and other helpful links.

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NAMI-National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans and their families affected by mental illness.

The Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health-Colorado Chapter
The Colorado Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health helps families of children with mental health issues maneuver through the behavioral health care system in Colorado through education, support, advocacy, and promotion of mental health needs of children and families.

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Mental Health

This award winning site is an interactive mental health campaign targeting working age men (25-54) that employs humor to cut through stigma and tackle issues like depression, divorce and anxiety. Find useful tips, access resources, join support groups, and find a professional therapist.

Mental Health America of Colorado
Mental Health America of Colorado serves the people of Colorado by collaborating with strategic partners to promote mental health, expand access to services and transform systems of healthcare.

NAMI-National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans and their families affected by mental illness.

National Institute of Mental Health
The mission of the National Institute of Mental Health is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.

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State/National Resources

Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council
The Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council (CBHC) is the statewide membership organization for Colorado’s network of community behavioral health providers.

Colorado Department of Human Services-Community Behavioral Health
This site provides information to consumers and families regarding access to mental health and substance use disorder services, community mental health centers, recovery, and other helpful resources.

Colorado PEAK (Program and Eligibility Application Kit)
This state website will help you determine if you qualify for and give you instructions on applying for public assistance programs, such as Health First Colorado (Medicaid), food assistance, or cash assistance. Includes locations and phone numbers to call, and application forms you will need to complete.

Mental Health First Aid
Find more information about this interactive course that is designed for those who want to enhance their understanding of mental health and support those with mental health challenges. Locate courses offered in your area.

Make the Connection connects Veterans, their families and friends, and other supporters to mental health information, a tool for finding local mental health resources, and videos of Veterans sharing their inspiring stories of recovery. The site is free to use and accessible to everyone.

National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention
PromotePrevent programming promotes safe and healthy schools and communities where children and youth can learn, play, and grow. Learn about how to become involved.

National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives. Access information on Mental Health (NIMH), Drug Abuse (NIDA), and Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Access a variety of resources and helpful information on mental health and substance abuse, recovery, and wellness.

United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Access information and resources available to veteran’s struggling with behavioral health issues.

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Substance Use

Al-Anon and Alateen offer support to family members/friends and others who are affected by a person with problem drinking/alcoholism. Members share their own experience, strength, and hope with each other. Find local support meetings, events, and resources.

Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. Find local support groups at Northern Colorado Alcoholics Anonymous.

Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction
This section of the National Institute on Drug Abuse answers questions about drug addition, risk factors, and prevention of addiction.

Substance Abuse Resources for Families
This site lists several resources for families, including organizations and information clearinghouses.

Narcotics Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous offers an ongoing support network for addicts who wish to pursue and maintain a drug-free lifestyle. Narcotics Anonymous is not meant to imply a focus on any particular drug; NA’s approach makes no distinction between drugs including alcohol. Find local support groups in the Northern Colorado area.

No DUI Colorado
State of Colorado’s education resource for the community regarding impaired driving and substance abuse behaviors. This website provides strategies for preventing or dealing with an impaired driving offense, resources that deal with issues about peer pressure, and self-screening for substance abuse and prevention toolkits.

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If you, or someone you know, is experiencing a crisis, call for help at 970.347.2120, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
This national resource offers Crisis help and information about preventing suicide.

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Above the Influence
A site for teens who are learning to be comfortable with being themselves and not letting negative influences get to them, whether it be stress, peers, bullying, self-image or other pressures.

ReachOut is an information and support service helping teens and young adults facing tough times and struggling with mental health issues.

What a Difference a Friend Makes
A downloadable publication that encourages young adults to support a friend living with mental illness in the recovery process. Defines mental illness and recovery; offers strategies for how to respond to a friend; dispels myths; and lists suggestions for supporting recovery.

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Hearts and Minds
Provided by the National Alliance on Mental Illness, this program is an online, interactive, educational initiative promoting the idea of wellness in both mind and body.

Live Your Life Well
Resources from Mental Health America help individuals look at easy-to-follow tips that help one feel stronger and more hopeful. Information for students and employers as well.

For additional resources and articles on creating and maintaining a healthy life through various wellness activities, see our Wellness page.

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