Places that Help: Colorado
Updated: September 14, 2015
This page has contact information for programs that offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. If you plan to contact a program via email, please review our Safety when using email page first.
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Alternatives to Family Violence - Safehouse
(303) 289-4441, Espanol: 720-495-9760
24 hour bilingual (Spanish/English) crisis line; shelter; in-court advocacy; individual and group counseling. Resources including counseling and in-court advocacy are also available to people who are not staying in the shelter.
San Luis Valley Behavioral Health Group
Bilingual (Spanish/English) resource. Serving: Alamosa, Conjeos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande and Saguache Counties. Advocacy; individual and group support services for victims; information and referrals. Also hosts Alternative to Violence Program, which is aimed at abusers.
Gateway Battered Women's Services
Bilingual (English/Spanish) resource. Serves victims of family violence in the city of Aurora and Arapahoe County, as well as women and children from the surrounding counties who may need services. Services include: multilingual hotline with services for callers with hearing impairment; residential services, including weekly group support meetings, security and support for children, extended stay program; nonresidential services, including individual counseling, a short-term counseling group for English and Spanish speaking women, longer term counseling (individual and group), same-sex counseling (individual and group), teen-specific therapy (individual and group); court advocacy program.
Archuleta County Victim Assistance Program
970-264-2131 (nights and weekends)
24/7 crisis intervention and hotline; court advocate; emergency transportation to Southwest Safehouse; advocates to assist with community agencies, supportive organizations; information and referrals.
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