Crisis Line Numbers

24/7 assistance for crisis or advice

National    1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Local                     1-888-207-4004

State                      1-844-493-TALK (8255) | www.ColoradoCrisisServices.org

Crisis Text line: text TALK to 38255

Safe2Tell: Report anonymously at 877-542-7233 or www.safe2tell.org. This is an online and app for students, parents, teachers, staff, and community members to report concerns.


Hospitals

  1. West Springs Hospital: 515 28 ¾ Road, Grand Junction, CO 81501 (southern entrance) www.mindspringshealth.org/treatment/west-springs-hospital/

    Walk-in crisis stabilization or call ahead: 970-201-4299

  2. VA Regional Hospital: 2121 North Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501  Phone 970-242-0731 or 866-206-6415

    Crisis: Dial 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1 to talk to someone

    Start a connfidential online chat session at www.veteranscrisisline.net/chat

    Send a text message to 838255 to connect to a VA Responder


Support Groups

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Western Slopes – a grass roots organization that provides education, support, and advocacy for people and their families affected by mental illness.

    Offers free classes and support groups.

    www.namiws.org or call 970-462-3989

    Student Chapter at CMU: cmu.namioncampus@gmail.com

  • Heartbeat of Grand Junction– Support for those who have lost a loved one to suicide.

    Contact: Chet & Renee Little at 970-778-9274 or heartbeatso2013@gmail.com.

    Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm;

    - Walk-ins at First Congregational Church located at 1425 N 5th Street, Grand Jct, CO

  • HopeWest – Grief counseling available to those who have lost someone to suicide.

    Phone – 970-241-2212

    Camp Good Grief offers support to children/teens who have lost someone to suicide.

  • Grand Junction Veteran’s Center – supportive assistance for all veterans and their families

    2472 Patterson Road Unit 16, Grand Jct, CO

    Phone 970-245-4156 Talking to kids about suicide:

    www.mentalhealth.va.gov/suicide_prevention/howtotalkto9to13.asp

  • Mind Springs Health, Peer Support Services – Peer specialists are available to support individuals and/or their family members in dealing with mental illness. Support is available individually or as part of a group.

    Visit this website for list of support group. www.mindspringshealth.org/treatment/peer-services

    Call 970-241-6023 for more information


Counseling Options

  • Mind Springs Health

    515 28 ¾ Road, Grand Jct, CO 81501 | 970-241-6023

  • Latimer House/Domestic Violence Program

    970-241-0324 | Hotline: 970-241-6704

  • Counseling and Education Center

    2708 Patterson Rd, Grand Jct, CO 81506 | 970-243-9539 (sliding fee scale)

  • Behavioral Clinical Services

    1005 N 12th St. Ste 105, Grand Jct, CO | 970-241-6500

  • Credence Allied Psych Services

    3154 Lakeside Drive, Ste 103, Grand Jct, CO | 970-462-9205

  • Behavioral Health and Wellness

    3150 N. 12th, Grand Jct, CO 81506 | 970-778-4978


Other Websites

American Association of Suicidology: www.suicidology.org

Nat’l Institute for Mental Health (NIMH): www.nimh.nih.gov

Suicide Prevention Coalition of Colorado: www.suicidepreventioncolorado.org

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: www.afsp.org

Suicide Prevention Resource Center: www.sprc.org