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SPA icon   PARTNER PREVENTION SERVICES

Suicide Prevention Alliance
of Mesa County

740 Gunnison Ave.
Box 5 | Suite 211
Grand Junction, CO | 81501

970.683.6626 | www.spamc.org

Preventing suicide through education, advocacy and collaboration.

Services
Providing evidence-based suicide prevention training to behavioral/health care professionals, social workers, human services professionals; and our local workforce, youth/teens, faith-based, and community members.

Trainings
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST); Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) for Youth & Adults; Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR); Basic Suicide Awareness & Intervention Training (BSIT/BSAT)
Fees: Vary by training program. Scholarships & reduced rates available.

Click here for training programs and rates

Contacts:

Jenn Daniels, Programs Coordinator
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Jennifer Clark, Executive Director
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Office hours by appointment.

Mesa County Valley Public Schools/District 51

Suicide Prevention Services
596 North Westgate Drive
Grand Junction, CO | 81505

970-254-5500 | www.d51schools.org

Description
D51’s Suicide Prevention Specialist provides and assists in training to ensure staff and students are trained in suicide prevention and intervention.

Services
Promoting social connectedness and support, enhancing life skills and resilience, decreasing mental health stigma, and increasing help-seeking among students.

All teachers and staff receive yearly professional training on suicide prevention. Students in grades 3-12 receive resiliency training, which includes education on making safe and healthy choices, coping strategies and making healthy connections. In addition, all students in grades 6 through 12 receive yearly student-centered education on suicide prevention, which includes help-seeking strategies, including how to engage school resources and refer friends for help; as well as learning to recognize the risk factors and warning signs of mental illness and suicide.

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Contact
Genevieve Morris
LPC Student Reengagement & Support
970-254-5500 | ext. 12138
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Heartbeat

facebook.com/HeartbeatWestCO

Mission
Helping survivors absorb the impact of self-inflicted death, to offer comfort of empathy, understanding, and to provide support for a healthy resolution to grief.


Service
Suicide post-vention support; loss & grief; monthly support group meetings

Description
This group offers support to those affected by a suicide loss. Meetings are held monthly on the third Tuesday of the month from 7:00pm-9:00 pm. Meetings are facilitated by a mental health professional and fellow loss survivors. New members can join any time.

The group is affiliated with the American Association of Suicidology, a national organization of mental health professionals and non-professionals who combine efforts toward the study and reduction of suicide Free | No cost to participate

Meeting Location
Hospice Center for Hope & Healing
(Miller Homestead)
3090 North 12th Street
Grand Junction, Colorado 81504

Contact
General - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Chet & Renee Little - 970.985.4551

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NAMI Western Slope

P.O. Box 1864
Grand Junction, CO 81502

970.462.3989 | www.namiws.org

Providing mental health advocacy, education, support and public awareness.

Services
Providing mental health education, family-centered and peer-led support groups and programs; military families and faith-based communities interested in supporting those affected by a mental illness. Evidenced-based, nationally recognized programs facilitated by trainers with lived experience.

Programs
NAMI Family-to-Family peer education program and support groups; NAMI FaithNet, NAMI Ending the Silence (youth), and NAMI Homefront | Free

For more information about these programs, visit www.namiws.org or www.nami.org

Contacts

Jenn Daniels, President
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Office hours by appointment.

Mind Springs Health

515 28 ¾ Rd, Bldg A
Grand Junction, CO | 81501

970.241.6023 | MindSpringsHealth.org
24/7 Crisis Hotline:  888.207.4004

Prevention. Care. Recovery.

Services:
Providing intervention, treatment, recovery and group therapy/rehabilitation services to those with mental health and substance abuse disorders.

Contact Numbers:
Child, Adolescent & Family - 970.241.6023
Adult Programs - 970.241.6023
Psychiatric Services - 970.879.2141
Crisis Intervention Services - 1.888.207.4004
Detox Programs - 970.263.9535

Services listed above provided at:
515 28 ¾ Rd, Bldg. B, GJ location

Women’s Recovery Center - 970.245.4213
2800 Riverside Parkway, Bldg. 2, GJ

Vocational Rehabilitation - 970.683.7181
450 Ouray Ave, GJ

Peer Support Groups - 970.241.6073
515 28 ¾ Rd, Bldg. A, GJ

Supportive Housing Program - 970.241.6099
2656 Little Bookcliff Dr., GJ

West Springs Hospital
www.westspringshospital.org
Inpatient Psychiatric Services for Adults, Adolescents & Children - 970.263.4918
Admissions - 970.201.4299
515 28 ¾ Rd, Bldg. C&D, GJ

HopeWest

(Grand Junction Location)
2754 Compass Drive, #377
Grand Junction, CO 81506

(970) 241-2212 | www.hopewestco.org

Offering an array of support services that focus on how to cope with grief and connect with others who share a common bond. Grief support services are open to anyone in the community dealing with the loss of a loved one.

GRIEF PROGRAMS & SERVICES
Family Grief Programs & Services

Forget-Me-Not offers education and support to adults who are parenting grieving kids. Children and teens work in age-specific groups. Parents are guided by an experienced counselor and volunteer. Offered 2-3 times throughout the school year. (970) 245-5377 for dates and times. Free

Individual & Family Counseling offers grief support for the entire family when in need.
(970) 245-5377 | Free & nominal fees.  

Children, Adolescents & Teens

TGIF: Talking Grief- Involving Friends
supports middle school age children who have previously attended a grief group. Meetings occur once a month at the Grand Junction location. (970) 245-5377 | Free

Camp Good Grief  
Grief support weekend camp for children and teens going into 3rd through 8th grades.
(970) 245-5377 | Fee: $35/scholarships available.

School Programs
HopeWest Kids sponsors grief groups in most area schools. Ask your counselor if there is a group at your school.
(970) 245-5377 | Free

Equine Therapy Grief Group
In Grand Junction - call 970-245-5377
Fee: $25/scholarships available

Additional Locations - Contact Numbers
Delta:                          (970) 874-6823
Meeker:                      (970) 878-9383
Montrose/Ouray:      (970) 240-7734
Plateau Valley:          (970) 487-3844

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740 Gunnison | STE 211 | Mailbox 5
Grand Junction, CO | 81501
+1-970-683-6626