Take Action

We’re working every day to advance the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental health and substance use disorders. Will we succeed? That’s up to you. Become an advocate. Share your story. Make a contribution. At Mental Health Colorado, our strength hinges on you.

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JOIN THE WAVE

Mental Health Colorado is building a statewide network of advocates – we call it the Brain Wave. We need volunteers to identify local barriers to mental health care, suggest solutions, and engage policymakers and the press. Learn how you can get involved.

 

Join the Wave

Contact Your Legislators

If mental health matters to you, it ought to matter to your elected officials, too. Let them know why: find out who represents you in the Colorado House of Representatives and the Colorado Senate.

Find your state legislators
Town Hall Meetings

Events

  1. 10th Annual Colorado Culture of Health Conference

    April 12
  2. Vail Rotary

    April 19 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am MDT
  3. A Conversation with Colorado: Vail

    April 19 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm MDT

Our Stories
What's it like to live with a mental health or substance use disorder? Coloradans share their stories. What's yours?

Make a donation

For more than 60 years, Mental Health Colorado has led the fight to prevent and treat mental health and substance use disorders. This is life-changing work. Your contribution makes it possible.


Online

Phone

Barbara Shaw, Development Director: 720.208.2239

Mail

Mental Health Colorado
1120 Lincoln St., Ste. 1606 Denver, CO 80203

Other Giving Options

Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives Day is a statewide effort to increase philanthropy through online giving and inspire Coloradans to support local nonprofits. It is presented by the Community First Foundation and FirstBank. For more information about Colorado Gives Day, contact our Development Director, Barbara Shaw, at 720-208-2239 or send her an email. Thank you to this year's Gives Day donors; you make a critical difference in advancing mental health in Colorado.  We look forward to your participation in Colorado Gives Day 2016!

Corporate Council

Mental Health Colorado values its partnerships with businesses and corporations in our state, and we offer the opportunity for these partners to become involved on a deeper level and learn more about the positive impact of mental wellness in the workplace. If you are interested in knowing more about our Corporate Council and how your business can get involved, contact Development Director Barbara Shaw at 720-208-2239 or send her an email.

Planned Giving

If you’d like to make a long-term contribution to Mental Health Colorado, a gift through estate or financial planning may be a good option. Many gifts require no immediate donation and are as simple as adding Mental Health Colorado as a beneficiary in your will. Contact our Development Director, Barbara Shaw, at 720-208-2239 for more information.

Vehicles for Charity

Wondering what to do with your used car or truck? Donating your old vehicle to Mental Health Colorado is convenient, easy, and may qualify you for a tax deduction. And best of all, it will make a big difference in supporting our work. Just complete the online donation form and they’ll take care of the rest. They will pick up your vehicle, arrange to have your donation towed, and provide you with a tax-deductible receipt – all at no charge to you. Once sold, your receipt is promptly emailed and Mental Health Colorado will receive a check from the proceeds.