Resources : Youth (Child & Teen) and Young Adult Support

Support Groups & Organizations

For information on Health Care Providers (Emergency & Non-Emergency) – See appropriate section under “Resources” Categories to the left

 

Suicide Prevention & Support

Second Wind Fund of Metro Denver – (303) 988-2645- http://www.swfmd.org/

The mission of Second Wind Fund of Metro Denver (SWFMD) is to decrease the incidence of teen suicide by removing financial and social barriers to treatment for at-risk youth.

 

The Trevor Project – 866-4-U-TREVOR (866-488-7386) – http://www.thetrevorproject.org/

The mission of The Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual & Transgendered Questioning) youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including our nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive environment for everyone.

 

TWLOHA – To Write Love on Her Armshttp://www.twloha.com/

 

Safe 2 Tell – 877-542-SAFE (7233) – http://safe2tell.org/

SAFE2TELL is designed to help YOU anonymously report any threatening behavior that endangers you, your friends, your family, or your community.

 

School Safety Research Center (Colorado) http://www.safeschools.state.co.us/

Supporting Safe and Positive Colorado Schools

The mission of the Colorado School Safety Resource Center (CSSRC) is to collaboratively assist local schools and communities to create safe, positive and successful school environments for Colorado students in all pre-K-12 and higher education schools.

The CSSRC provides consultation, resources, training, and technical assistance to foster safe and secure learning environments, positive school climates, and early intervention to prevent crisis situations.

The CSSRC supports schools and local agencies in their efforts to prevent, prepare for, respond to, and recover from all types of emergencies and crisis situations.

 

Grief Support (Any type of Grief)

Judi’s House – 720-941-0331 – http://www.judishouse.org/

 

College Students

The Jed Foundation http://www.jedfoundation.org/

 

People Prevent Suicidehttp://peoplepreventsuicide.org/

Salvation Army

Denver Family Services, CO: Family Service Center

303-295-3366

2201 Stout Street, Denver, CO

Contact: Jamie Garcia

Providing the following Services and Support:

  • Disaster Services – Disaster Services
  • Domestic Violence Services – Domestic Violence Services
  • Emergency Assistance – Emergency Financial Assistance
  • Emergency Assistance – Emergency Shelter
  • Emergency Assistance – Food & Nutrition Programs
  • Emergency Assistance – Seasonal Services
  • Family Counseling Services – Casework Services
  • Family Counseling Services – Group Work Services
  • Health Services – Clinics Services
  • Housing/Residence Services – Emergency Shelter
  • Older Adult Services – Senior Citizen Clubs
  • Older Adult Services – Visitation Services
  • Worship Center – Worship Services – Children’s / Teen
  • Worship Center – Christian Education
  • Worship Center – Worship Services – Church
  • Worship Center – Worship Services – Sunday School
  • Worship Center – Women’s Ministries
  • Worship Center – Worship Services – Youth Ministries
  • Youth Services – Community Recreation Programs
  • Youth Services – Day Camp Activities

Visit their website for other locations and services:

http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/www_usn_2.nsf

Location: Denver
Services For: Youth, Adults, Seniors