Aspen Strong

Mental Health Organizations

A Guide to mental health organizations that support people that are struggling and in need of resources.

Download the Pitkin County Mental Health Resource Guide – PDF


CALL 911 if someone is an immediate risk to themselves or others.

Suicidal and/or thought of self-harm …

For immediate crisis assistance 24/7 call the Crisis Line at 844-493-8255 or Text TALK to 741741.
Local Crisis Line: Aspen Hope | 970-925-5858
CALL 988 for the National Suicide Help Line

Real person, warm support now:

844-493-8255 or Text TALK to 741741

Alguien que habla Español:

Children and family therapy & resources:

Aspen Family Connections – Family resource center for Pitkin County | 970-205-7025
Youth Zone – Youth Diversion and Advocacy Program | 970-945-9300
Focused Kids – A mindful learning program | 
Roaring Fork Family Resource Center, Carbondale | 970-384-5796.
Aspen Youth Center – A safe and supportive place for youth to connect and grow |  970-544-4130

Therapy while uninsured/unable to pay:

Mind Springs Health970-920-5555
Mountain Family Health Center |  970-945-2840

Access the Aspen Strong Provider Directory to find private therapists that accept the Mental Health Fund.

Help with substance use and addiction:

Recovery Resources 970-379-0995

Midvalley Family Practice 970-927-4666

High Rockies Harm Reduction

Aperture Of Hope – Fentanyl & Substance Use Awareness Group
All Points North Lodge – All Points North Lodge provides treatment for addiction, anxiety, trauma, depression, and substance abuse in the mountains of Colorado or from the comfort of home.
Jaywalker Lodge – All Male recovery center in Carbondale
Momenta Recovery for Women – All Female recovery center in Glenwood Springs
A Way Out – Access to treatment and recovery support in Aspen

Grief and loss:

Pathfinders | 970-925-1226

LGBTQ+ specific help:

Pathfinders | 970-925-1226

The Trevor Project – The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ 
The Safe Zone Project – LGBTQ+ Support Group – Safe Zone trainings are one of the best places to start learning about all things LGBTQ+. Local LGBTQ+ youth can participate in a peer support group led by YouthZone. This will run every Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. Sign up now by calling 970-945-9300 or stop by the YouthZone office.
Online Trans & Nonbinary Adults 40+ Support Group
This peer-led group welcomes all transgender and nonbinary adults to an online space where they can come together for conversation and connections.

Online Trans Masculine Support Group

This online peer lead and confidential support group is for individuals who were assigned female at birth and identify as trans men, trans masculine, and/or female-to-male (FtM)

Medication for mental health needs: