Aspen Strong

Aspen Strong

Connecting the Roaring Fork Valley To Mental Health Resources

Who we are

Aspen Strong promotes mental wellness practices and connection to mental health resources in the Roaring Fork Valley. We support a vision in which valley-wide businesses & municipalities will include mental hygiene within their organizational structure creating an increase in overall community well being.

Hike, Hope, Heal

Who: YOU!
What: Join us for a day to support Community Mental Health & The Mental Health Fund.
Where: Mollie Gibson Park, Aspen
When: September 25th 10 AM – 4 PM

10 – 11 AM – Late Sign-ups and Bracelet and prize giveaway ticket pick-up
11 AM – Welcome & Mindful Movement with Personal Trainers John & Rachel Brown
11:20 – Hike up Smuggler – Moment of silence at the top to remember Ryan & Carlin, and those lost by suicide in our community.
12:30 – 4 PM – Hang out, listen to music, food and libations from local vendors (Alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages served), shop local makers, prize giveaways.

*Food and drink ticket included with entry fee.
*Children under 12 are free.

*Additional Ways to support – Donate and receive tickets for Prize Giveaways.  Prizes will be announced on Race Day, you do not need to be present we will assign tickets to your name. 

*Create an individual or team fundraiser – every individual who raises $200 will have their registration fee waived. 

Register

Can’t make it, but want to support?
Donate

Want to honor a loved one lost by suicide?

If you have a friend or family member you
would like to be honored and not forgotten, submit their name, a quote
or something you remember them by.  We will line our hike up Smuggler on
the 25th with signs commemorating them.

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    Get Help!

    Covid-19

    For Local Bilingual Mental Health Assistance Call 877-519-7505 If You or Someone You Know Are in Crisis Call the Bilingual National Crisis Line at 1-844-493-8255...
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    Crisis Hotlines!

    If you or a loved one is struggling with thoughts of suicide call a crisis provider below. FOR IMMEDIATE CRISIS ASSISTANCE CALL 970-925-5858 HELP IS...
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    Take A Screening

    Get a check up from the neck up. Screenings are the quickest way to determine if you or someone you care about should get connected. This questionnaire is anonymous and confidential.
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    Therapist Directory

    The Aspen Strong Provider Directory is an online, searchable database including providers and organizations supporting good mental hygiene practices in the Aspen to Parachute corridor.The directory connects individuals or referrals sources to direct mental health or addiction service providers.
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    Emotional Toolkit

    Welcome. On this page you can anonymously get the self-help information you need. Preventing Suicide Act Now to Prevent Suicide - PDF Learn to Prevent...
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    Training & Education

    Educate the brain! Reduce the stigma. Enhance your emotional literacy. Improve good mental hygiene practices.  The following are education or training opportunities for individuals, schools,...
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    Workplace Toolkit

    Nearly a quarter of the U.S. workforce – 28 million workers – experience a mental health or substance abuse disorder. 71% of these workers never...
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    Youth Toolkit

    The impact of mental illness is so devastating that suicide is the third leading cause of death among all people ages 15-24. Young people that...
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    Mental Health Maps

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    Workplace Partnership Initiative

    Aspen Strong Foundation’s vision is to break the silence on mental health in the Roaring Fork Valley. Our mutually beneficial partnerships bring outreach, education, and action programming into a diverse spectrum of workplaces across our...
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    Training & Education

    Educate the brain! Reduce the stigma. Enhance your emotional literacy. Improve good mental hygiene practices.  The following are education or training opportunities for individuals, schools, workplaces and community centers. Aspen Strong provides valley-wide mental hygiene...
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    Workplace Toolkit

    Nearly a quarter of the U.S. workforce – 28 million workers – experience a mental health or substance abuse disorder. 71% of these workers never sought help. In 2017, U.S. firefighters & police officers had...
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    Executive Board

    Aspen Strong’s executive team are strong advocates for mental health and are the backbone of our organization.  They intricately and voluntarily support the operations and progress of goals to support Aspen Strong’s mission to break...
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    Leadership & Advisory Board

    Aspen Strong’s Leadership & Advisory members believe in and advocate for mental health and Aspen Strong’s mission. . They provide counsel for the organization and their financial support aids in long-term sustainability. Christina M. KingFounderChristina...
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    Volunteer

    Volunteering to bring community together. Volunteering to give back. Volunteer with us today. Previous Slide Next Slide We are stronger together. Building community connections in the Roaring Fork Valley creates stronger systems for mental health...
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