SUPPORT SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL ILLNESSES AND FAMILY by mhc53003

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									     SUPPORT SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL ILLNESSES
                      AND FAMILY MEMBERS
                                            STATE OF COLORADO


STATEWIDE ORGANIZATIONS
NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill) of Colorado
1100 Fillmore St.              Carol Ann Reynolds, Executive Director
Denver, CO 80206 (303) 321-3104
State office of NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill), a self-help, education and advocacy organization
for individuals with mental illnesses and their families/significant others. Local affiliates are listed in this
directory.

Mental Health Association of Colorado (MHAC)
6795 E. Tennessee Ave., #425           Jeanne Mueller Rohner, Executive Director
Denver, CO 80224 (303) 377-3040
State office of NMHA (National Mental Health Association), an education and advocacy organization
promoting mental health.

       WE CAN (Wellness and Education Coalition for Advocacy and Networking) of Colorado
       6795 E. Tennessee Ave., #425             Susie Street, Director
       Denver, CO 80224                  (303) 377-3040, ext. 35
       Email: sstreet@mhacolorado.org
       Statewide network of individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses who are involved in
       mutual support, education and advocacy. Colorado leadership Academy is the primary
       program of WE CAN of Colorado.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Colorado Chapter
901 W. 14th Ave., Suite 1        Ann Schrader, Executive Director
Denver, CO 80204 (303) 572-0302 (888) 569-7500
State office of NFFCMH (National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health), a parent-run
organization addressing needs of children/youth with emotional, behavioral or mental disorders and their
families. Local affiliates are listed in this directory.

EMPOWER (Education Movement: Parents Offering Wisdom, Encouragement and Resources) COLORADO
Website: www.empowercolorado.com
Free education classes: www.empowercolorado.com/visions
On-line email support group: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/EMPOWER COLORADO
Support groups currently in Littleton, Aurora, Boulder, Grand Junction, Montrose, Colorado Springs, Ft Collins
and the I-70 corridor. Call or email for more information: (1-866)-213-4631,
info@empowercolorado.com

Parent to Parent of Colorado
Website: www.p2p-co.org        Meg Day (877) 472-7201 or mail@p2p-co.org
Statewide organization that connects families of children and adults with disabilities or special health care
needs in communities across Colorado.

Children and Adults with Attention Disorders (CHADD)
1-800-233-4050                Metro Denver Regional Office (303) 761-5024
Call for information about services in your area.

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HEARTBEAT Founding Chapter
2015 Devon St.           LaRita Archibald, Executive Director
Colorado Springs, CO 80909 (719) 596-2575
Mutual support services for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Local affiliates are listed in this
directory.

Peak Parent Center, Inc.
6055 Lehman Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO 80918 (719) 531-9400 (800) 284-0251
Statewide organization providing education, support and advocacy for children with disabilities and their
families.

Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
Call any of the following local affiliates for meeting information:
       Carol Koski (303) 369-8119
       Linda Wilkins-Pierce (303) 556-2525
       Britt Pickrel (303) 556-6273

       Anorexia Support Group (not affiliated with ANAD)
       Stephen Firman (303) 789-4641

       Family Members of People with Anorexia Support Group (not affiliated with ANAD)
       Bobbie and Greg (303) 322-6241

Recovery, Inc.
(303) 458-7680
Call for information about local chapters and meeting times and locations.




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ADAMS COUNTY
                            Community Reach Center (formerly Adams Community MH Center)
                            8931 N. Huron St.
                            Thornton, CO 80221
                            (303) 853-3500

NAMI Adams County
Marge Ball  (303) 429-4403              Warren Taylor          (303) 853-3770
Adams County chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

Depression/Manic Depression Association (DMDA), Northstar
              (303) 584-1957
Support group for consumers and family members. Call for information.

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) Support Group - Northglenn
Ed Sears (303) 452-2376
Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health - Metro Denver Affiliate
                      (303) 572-0302 or (888) 569-7500
Call for information.




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ARAPAHOE AND DOUGLAS COUNTIES
                             Arapahoe Mental Health Center (administrative office)
                             6801 S. Yosemite St.
                             Englewood, CO 80112
                             (303) 779-9676

                             Aurora Community MH Center (administrative office)
                             14301 E. Hampden Ave.
                             Aurora, CO 80014
                             (303) 617-2300

NAMI Arapahoe-Douglas Counties
Susan Paulse (303) 794-4377             Lynette Loken (303) 789-0357
Arapahoe & Douglas Counties chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

Aurora AMI (Alliance for the Mentally Ill)
Dee Hickman (303) 367-8120
Aurora chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health – Denver/Aurora Chapter
Carmen Held (303) 343-1019
Call for information.

Depressive/Manic Depressive Support Group of Metro Denver, Aurora Chapter
Carol Stowell (303) 329-9894 or Alan Krasnow (303) 693-0364
Call for meeting information.

Family and Friends of Bipolars
Deborah Miller (303) 308-1735 or Chip Bisbee            (303) 721-1462
Call for meeting information.

CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Disorders)
(303) 761-5024
Call for information about parent support groups and adult support grousp in metro Denver.

Community Connections
1523 Emporia St.
Aurora, CO 80010 (303) 739-9631
Consumer run drop-in center for individuals with mental illnesses. Educational and support services
provided. Call for more information.

Bluesy-Quation
Doug Horn or Rick McKinney (303) 739-9631
Band and support group. Meets Thursdays, 7p.m., at Community Connections, 1523 Emporia, Aurora.

Children of Aging Parents (COAP)
Curtis Schmidt (303) 693-9500
Caregiver support group. Call for information.

HEARTBEAT
Robert & Jan Burnside (303) 794-3564 (Littleton)
Mutual support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health - Metro Denver Affiliate
(303) 572-0302 or (888) 569-7500

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Call for information.




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LOGAN, MORGAN, PHILLIPS, YUMA. WASHINGTON, SEDGWICK, CHEYENNE,
ELBERT, KIT CARSON, LINCOLN COUNTIES
                               Centennial Mental Health Center (administrative office)
                               211 W. Main St.
                               Sterling, CO 80751
                               (970) 522-4549

NAMI Morgan County Support
George Kyncl (970) 867-6600
Morgan County chapter of NAMI. Call for information.

Wray AMI Support
Leona Wilson (970) 332-5457
NAMI affiliate. Call for information.

HEARTBEAT
Emma Rose Pearce (719) 692-3519             (Kit Carson)
Mutual support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Northern Colorado Chapter
Marty Dwyer (970) 223-3036        (Ft. Collins)
Call for information.




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EAGLE, GARFIELD, GRAND, JACKSON, MESA, MOFFAT, PITKIN, ROUTT, RIO
BLANCO, SUMMIT COUNTIES
                              Colorado West Regional MH Center (administrative office)
                              6916 Highway 82
                              P.O. Box 40
                              Glenwood Springs, CO 81602
                              (970) 945-2241

NAMI Grand Junction
Janice Curtis (970) 257-0891      Rita Stoddard (970) 434-9846
Mesa County chapter of NAMI. Call for information.

NAMI Eagle County Support
Chuck Taylor (970) 949-7103
Eagle County NAMI affiliate.

Glenwood Support Group - Glenwood Springs
Jim Thayn      (970) 945-2583
Support group for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses. Call for information.

Hopeful Heart Drop-In Center – Rifle
Jim Thayn       (970) 945-2583
Drop-in center for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses. Call for information.

Wondering Star Drop-In Center – Craig
Sally Marshall or Gina Golden        (970) 824-6541
Drop-in center for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses. Call for information.

HEARTBEAT
Margy Palo (970) 243-2467          (Grand Junction)
Mutual support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

West Slope Mental Health Association
Western Slope Network of Consumers (WSNC)
Mental Health Ombuds Program of Colorado
340 Palmer St.
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-7985 (phone)      (970) 874-7987 (fax)      garnermhopc@aol.com (email)
A resource for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses. Assistance with establishing self-help/
mutual support groups, referrals to existing support services, and educational materials. Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Western Slope Affiliate
Janice Curtis (970) 257-0891        (Grand Junction)
Call for information.

EMPOWER (Education Movement: Parents Offering Wisdom, Encouragement and Resources)
COLORADO
Janice Curtis (970) 257-0891 jcurtis@frontier.net
Website: www.empowercolorado.com




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JEFFERSON, CLEAR CREEK, GILPIN COUNTIES
                            Jefferson Center for Mental Health (administrative office)
                            5265 Vance St.
                            Arvada, CO 80002
                            (303) 425-0300

NAMI Jefferson County
Dennis Dupuis                (303) 984-2634
Jefferson County chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

JAMI (Jefferson Alliance for the Mentally Ill) Partners
Network of volunteers from churches and other organizations who provide support and recreation for
individuals receiving services from Jefferson Center for Mental Health. For information about becoming a
JAMI Partners volunteer, contact: Roy Reed (303) 988-2418

Southwest Depression/Manic Depression Support Group
Joe Petrovich (303) 331-2599
Call for meeting information.

Evergreen Depression/Manic Depression Mood Disorders Support Group
(303) 432-5315
Call for meeting information.

Bailey Depression/Manic Depression Support Group
Alesa Chaffee (303) 838-3724
Call for meeting information.

Lakewood Family Support Group
Pat O’Connell (303) 432-5114
Call for information.

Family Support Group of Lakewood – Peer Support
(303) 432-5216
Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health - Metro Denver Affiliate
(303) 572-0302
Call for information.

       Parents Community Advocacy Network (CAN)
       Shelli Benson (303) 432-5217
       Call for meeting information.

       Cornerstone Support Groups
             Alyse Urice (303) 587-0276 or Barbara Fout (303) 587-0381
             Call for meeting information. (Golden)

              Mountain – Katie Carr-Anderson (303) 587-7726
              Call for meeting information. (Evergreen)

Family and Friends of Persons with Co-Occurring Disorders, Lakewood
Marilyn Berger (303) 432-5216
Call for meeting information.

WINGS (We Incested Needing Group Support)
8007 W. Colfax Ave.
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CS 27 Box 129
Lakewood, CO 80215
Terri Knapp, Program Coordinator (303) 238-8660
Peer support/self-help services for survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Call for information.

HEARTBEAT
Don & Joann Harmon (303) 422-4021             (Arvada)
Mutual support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Evergreen CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Disorders)
Laura Alito (303) 674-0807
Call for meeting information.

Morrison CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Disorders)
Kay Michaelson (303) 697-8732
Call for meeting information.

Visions of the Soul Studio
Sarah McMahon (303) 274-9981
8801 W. 10th Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80215
Bi-monthly support group for individuals with manic depression or depression. Call for meeting information.




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LARIMER COUNTY
                             Larimer Center for Mental Health (administrative office)
                             2001 S. Shields Street, Building K
                             P.O. Box 1190
                             Fort Collins, CO 80526
                             (970) 494-4200

NAMI Larimer County
Herman Adams                (970) 484-8634
Larimer County chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Northern Colorado Chapter
Marty Dwyer (Ft. Collins)     (970) 223-3036 or,   Elizabeth Stoddard         (970) 223-9162
Call for information. Support Group meets the 4th Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at
103 Smokey Lane, Ft. Collins.

Timberline Depression Support Group
Suicide Resource Center, Natasha Pernicka, npernicka@frii.com (970) 635-9301
Free, drop-in peer support group for those dealing with depression and bipolar disorder. Meets 3rd Thursday
of the month, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Harmony Presbyterian Church, 400 E. Boardwalk, Ft. Collins.

Timberline Family Group
Suicide Resource Center, Natasha Pernicka, npernicka@frii.com (970) 635-9301
Educational support for families of individuals with depression/ thoughts of suicide. Free 4-week groups.

Manic Depressive Support Group
Russ Jones
(970) 482-3086

Heartbeat
Suicide Resource Center, Natasha Pernicka, npernicka@frii.com (970) 635-9301
Support for suicide survivors. Drop-in peer support for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. 3rd
Wednesday of the month, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hospice of Larimer County.

Suicide Grief Support
Suicide Resource Center, Natasha Pernicka, npernicka@frii.com (970) 635-9301
8-week educational support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. Registration required.

WINGS (We Incested Needing Group Support) - Loveland
1-800-373-8671
Peer support for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Call for information.




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BOULDER, BROOMFIELD COUNTIES
                             Mental Health Center of Boulder County (administrative office)
                             1333 Iris Ave.
                             Boulder, CO 80304
                             (303) 443-8500

NAMI Boulder County
Kathleen Roon        (970) 443-4591 (Boulder)
Boulder chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

Boulder Depressive/Manic Depressive Association
John Gaeddert (303) 494-9337
Call for information meeting information.

Support Group for People Living with Manic Depressive Illness, Family and Friends
Anne Weiher (303) 442-9209
Call for meeting information.

Children & Adolescent Network (AMI CAN) Boulder
Diane Ashley (303) 665-9286
Support group for adolescents with serious mental illnesses. Call for information.

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) Support Group - Boulder
Judy Goldstein (303) 938-1360 or Brent (303) 442-9704 or                Arlene (303) 679-1405
Call for meeting information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Metro Denver Affiliate
(303) 572-0302 or (888) 569-7500
Call for meeting information.

HEARTBEAT
Dr. Cheryl Clement (303) 444-3496           or    Patricia Hanson (303) 499-6773
Mutual support for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Family Education and Support Group
(303) 443-4591
Call for meeting information.

Parents Experiencing Challenging Kids (PECK)
Harriet Austin (303) 499-4132
Call for meeting information. (Boulder)

Family Support Group (Broomfield County)
Harriet Austin (303) 635-2456
Call for meeting information.




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DENVER COUNTY
                      Mental Health Corporation of Denver (administrative office)
                      4141 E. Dickenson Pl.
                      Denver, CO 80222
                      (303) 504-6500

NAMI Denver
Sandy Kuark         (303) 692-0262
Denver chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

Depression/Bipolar Recovery Support Group of Midtown Denver
(no phone # at this time)
Support group for individuals recovering from depression/bipolar disorder and their families/significant others.
Meets 4th Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., Messiah Lutheran Church, 1750 Colorado Blvd.

Southwest Depression/Manic Depression Support Group
Joe Petrovich     (303) 331-2599
Call for meeting information.

Depression Drop-In Support Center
Professional Psychology Center (303) 871-2801 or (303) 871-3626
2560 S. Vine, Rm 12 (University of Denver)
Led by graduate psychology student. Call for meeting information.
CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Disorders)
Metro Denver Regional Office (303) 761-5024
Call for information about parent support meetings and adult support meetings.

CHARG (Capital Hill Action and Recreation Group)
(303) 830-2130
920 Emerson St., Denver
Drop-in center. Call for hours, meeting times, and other information.

       Double Trouble in Recovery (DTR)
       Support group for individuals dealing with mental illness(es) and substance abuse.

       Schizophrenia Peer Support Group (inactive at this time)
       Call if interested in participating in this type of support group.

“For Families” – Colorado Mental Health Institute at Ft. Logan
Sophie Gross (303) 866-7858 or Luisa Lumbano (303) 866-7079
Meets Sundays in the CMHIFL Resource Center.

Mothers of Bipolar Children
Rose Kelly (303) 733-9918 or          (303) 756-9481, ext. 209
Call for meeting information.

Community College of Denver, Center for Persons with Disabilities
Jackie King, Manager
Campus Box 400
P.O. Box 173363
Denver, CO 80217-3363 (303) 556-3300
Support services for students with mental illnesses & other disabilities.

InterCommunity Volunteer Caregivers

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(303) 722-5974
1955 E. Arizona Ave.
Denver, CO 80210
Network of church & volunteers who provide support, assistance, education & referral services for families
dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease or mental illness.

Dual Recovery Anonymous
Barb (303) 866-7684 or Jan (303) 866-7687
An independent, self-help organization which meets at Colorado Mental Health Institute at Ft. Logan, 3520
W. Oxford Ave. Dual recovery is for people who are chemically dependent and also affected by an emotional
or psychiatric illness. Call for meeting information.

Emotions Anonymous
Bill Scharf (303) 722-0633
Call for meeting information.

HEARTBEAT
Narice Wheat (303) 934-8464          (Denver)
Mutual support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health - Metro Denver Affiliate
(303) 572-0302 or (888) 569-7500
Call for information.

1311 York St.
A “social club” for individuals dealing with substance abuse. Open 365 days/year, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Support
groups and social activities.
Call 303-322-3674 for information.




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DELTA, GUNNISON, HINSDALE, MONTROSE, OURAY, SAN MIGUEL COUNTIES
                              Midwestern Colorado Mental Health Center (admin. office)
                              605 East Miami
                              P.O. Box 1208
                              Montrose, CO 81402
                              (970) 249-9694

West Slope Mental Health Association
Western Slope Network for Consumers (WSNC)
Mental Health Ombuds Program of Colorado
340 Palmer St.
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-7985 (phone) (970) 874-7987 (fax) garnermhopc@aol.com (email)
A resource for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses. Assistance with establishing self-help/mutual
support groups, referrals to existing support services, and educational materials. Call for information.

Day Spring Peer Counseling
Carol Jean Foos (970) 527-4388
Call for information.

Emotions Anonymous – Montrose
Lois (970) 323-5990
Call for information.

Family Support Group - Montrose
Shaun Sowle (970) 249-9694
Call for information.

Olathe Ties
Cindy Hatton    (970) 323-0124
Family support group. Call for information.

Therapist-run Support Group for Parents of Adolescents - Delta
Ulrike Magdalenski (970) 874-8981
Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Western Slope Affiliate
Janice Curtis (970) 257-0891
Call for information.

Columbine Support Group - Delta
114 W. 6th St.
Lauretta Campbell      (970) 874-3864
Support group for individuals dealing with mental illnesses. Call for information.

Dads Advocating for Dads – Montrose
(970) 249-4081




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WELD COUNTY
                             North Range Behavioral Health (administrative office)
                             1306 11th Ave.
                             Greeley, CO 80631
                             (970) 353-3686

NAMI Greeley
Linda Bass          (970) 330-4041         (Greeley)
Chapter of NAMI. Call for meeting information.

HEARTBEAT
Patty Lloyd (970) 356-1710 or Dr. Majel Martin (970) 356-0995
Mutual support groups for those who have suffered loss through suicide. Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Northern Colorado Chapter
Marty Dwyer (303) 223-3036
Call for information.




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EL PASO, PARK, TELLER COUNTIES
                              Pikes Peak Mental Health Center (administrative office)
                              220 Ruskin Dr.
                              Colorado Springs, CO 80910-2522
                              (719) 572-6100

NAMI Colorado Springs
Ann Coughlin           (719) 473-8477 (Affiliate office, Colorado Springs)
NAMI affiliate. Call for meeting information.

Depressive and Manic Depressive Association, Colorado Springs
Karen Fallahi    (719) 477-1515
Various support groups for adults, young adults and families and friends. Call for specific information.

Caregivers of Children with Emotional Disorders (CCED)
Kandace Dennison (719) 347-0286 or Kris Fronk (719) 347-0286
Part of EMPOWER Colorado. Call for meeting information.

ACEPT – Colorado Springs
(719) 520-3232
Family support group. Call for information.

Emotions Anonymous – Colorado Springs
Barbara (719) 592-0851
Call for information.

Haven House
111 N. Walnut St.
Colorado Springs
(719) 578-1181
A consumer-run drop in center for individuals with serious mental illnesses. Call for information about hours
and activities.

       Double Trouble in Recovery (DTR)
       Haven House              (719) 578-1181
       111 N. Walnut St.
       Colorado Springs
       A 12-step program, like AA, but for individuals who have an addition to drugs/alcohol and suffer from a
       mental illness. Call for meeting information.

HEARTBEAT
LaRita Archibald (719) 596-2575        (Colorado Springs)
Mutual support groups for those who have suffered loss through suicide. Call for information.

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) Support Group - Colorado Springs
Edna Huston (719) 599-7694
Call for meeting information.

Colorado Springs CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Disorders)
(719) 380-8908
Call for meeting information.

Survivors of Incest Anonymous (SIA)
(719) 382-3281

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A 12 step, self-help recovery program for women 18 years of older who were sexually abused as children.
Call for meeting information.




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ALAMOSA, CONEJOS, COSTILLA, MINERAL, RIO GRANDE, SAGUACHE
COUNTIES
                             San Luis Valley Comprehensive MH Center (administrative office)
                             8745 County Rd 9
                             Alamosa, CO 81101
                             (719) 589-3673

NAMI San Luis Valley Support
            (719) 539-7063
Chapter of NAMI. Call for information.

Support Groups
Mary Van Pelt (719) 589-3671
Call for meeting information.

La Gente Project – Alamosa
Betty Goulden (719) 589-5851
Family support group. Call for information.




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BACA, BENT, CROWLEY, KIOWA, OTERO, PROWERS COUNTIES
                             Southeast Mental Health Services (administrative office)
                             711 Barnes
                             La Junta, CO 81050
                             (719) 384-5446

Consumer-run Support Group - Lamar
Lovella Ellis (719) 336-3516
Call for information.

Promoting Safe Families – Lamar
Clara Bradburn (719) 336-7486, ext. 118
Family support group. Call for information.

Promoting Safe Families – La Junta
Dennis Huff (719) 383-3162
Family support group. Call for information.




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ARCHULETA, DOLORES, LA PLATA, MONTEZUMA, SAN JUAN COUNTIES
                             Southwest Colorado Mental Health Center (administrative office)
                             281 Sawyer Drive
                             P.O. Box 1328
                             Durango, CO 81302
                             (970) 259-2162

Durango Support
Cat Lambert           (970) 382-9089

West Slope Mental Health Association
Western Slope Network of Consumers (WSNC)
Mental Health Ombuds Program of Colorado
340 Palmer St.
Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-7985 (phone) (970) 874-7987 (fax) garnermhopc@aol.com (email)
A resource for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses. Assistance with establishing self-help/
mutual support groups, referrals to existing support services, and educational materials. Call for information.

Double Trouble in Recovery - Durango
Ron Avitabile (970) 259-2162
Twelve-step support group for individuals coping with mental illness and substance abuse/dependency. Call
for information.

Family Support Group - Community Support Services, Durango
(970) 259-2162
Call for information.

Peer Support Group (young adults) - Durango
Danya Perkins-Cordova (970) 259-2162
Call for information.

Parent Support Group - Durango
Janice Woods (970) 259-2162
Support group for parents who have children with emotional difficulties. Call for information.

Women and Domestic Violence Issues - Pagosa Springs
Colleen Bond (970) 731-2114
Call for information.

Panic Attack and Anxiety Syndrome Support Group - Cortez
Day (970) 565-3363 Evening (970) 565-7132
Call for information.

Domestic Violence - Renew - Cortez
Dena Kay (970) 565-2100
Call for information.

Pinon Project - Cortez
Virginia Howey (970) 564-1195
Support Group for Parents of Children with ADD or ADHD. Call for information.




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PUEBLO, LAS ANIMAS, HUERFANO COUNTIES
                              Spanish Peaks Mental Health Center (administrative office)
                              1304 Chinook Lane
                              Pueblo, CO 81001
                              (719) 545-2746

NAMI Pueblo
Nancy Schiffer               (719) 561-4632         (Pueblo)
Chapter of NAMI. Call for information.

Mental Health Association of Colorado, Pueblo Affiliate
C/O Jack Selway (719) 583-9798 or (800) 973-5939 (phone & fax)
                   (719) 291-3992 (wireless voice & voice mail) Email: jackselway@aol.com or
                   jack@selway.org for standard email; jackselway@uswest.net for rush email to cell phone
231 Dittmer Ave.
Pueblo 81004-1020
Chapter of the Mental Health Association of Colorado. Call for information.

DMDA (Depression/Manic Depression Association) of Pueblo
Jack Selway (719) 583-9798 or (800) 973-5939 (phone & fax)
               (719) 291-3992 (wireless voice & voice mail) Email: jackselway@aol.com or
             jack@selway.org for standard email; jackselway@uswest.net for rush email to cell phone
Support group for individuals and families dealing with depression and/or bipolar disorder. Call for
information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health – Trinidad Chapter
Victoria Bresee (719) 8822528
Call for information.

Anxiety & Stress Support Group
Carlos Rodriquez (719) 584-4760

Women’s Support Group (various emotional disorders)
Emily Wilson (719) 546-0904

Women With Depression
Charles Bonfadini (719) 584-4770

Friendly Harbor - Pueblo
736 W. 6th St.
(719) 545-2564      Brett or Celeste
A consumer-run drop-in center for adults dealing with serious mental illnesses. Open 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.,
Monday – Friday. Also, nightly, after-hours support group and Saturday recreation group. Call for more
information.

Double Trouble in Recovery – Pueblo
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736 W. 6 St. (Friendly Harbor)
(719) 545-2564        Mary Juanita Trujillo
A consumer-run support group for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses and substance abuse.
Call for meeting information.

Consumer-Run Support Group - Pueblo
Robin (719) 583-2585
A mutual support and socialization group for individuals with serious mental illnesses. Call for information.

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Parents Garden - Pueblo
Andrea Carson or Karen Lassiter (719) 545-2746
Education and support for parents of children ages 0 - 5 years. Call for information.

Compassionate Friends - Pueblo
Support group for bereaved parents and siblings. Call for information.

Hope and Education for Loving Parents (H.E.L.P.) - Pueblo
Faith (719) 547-2282            Sandy (719) 545-5707
Support group for families with children with disabilities. Call for information.

Huerfano Family Resource Center - Walsenburg
Josephina Bachicha (719) 738-2378
Family support group. Call for information.

Bipolar Support Group - Trinidad
(719) 846-4416        Annie
Call for information.

HEARTBEAT
Elaine Newton (719) 564-4344          (Pueblo)
Mutual support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group – Pueblo
(719) 561-8685
Call for information.




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CHAFFEE, CUSTER, FREMONT, LAKE COUNTIES
                             West Central Mental Health Center (administrative office)
                             3225 Independence Rd.
                             Canon City, CO 81212
                             (719) 275-2351

NAMI Arkansas Valley Support
        Duane Wahlborg              (719) 275-0537
Call for information.

Double Trouble in Recovery -- Canon City
Fred (719) 275-1673
Consumer-run support group for individuals dealing with serious mental illnesses and substance abuse. Call
for information.

HEARTBEAT
Cheryl Henderson (719) 784-4661         or        Jan Schoenholz (719) 275-7232
Florence                                          Canon City
Support group for those who have lost a loved one through suicide. Call for information.

Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, Fremont County Affiliate
Beverly Anderson (719) 276-4508
Call for information.




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