San Luis Valley Behavioral Health Group
To provide access to quality behavioral health services that enrich lives and promote wellness. We are driven by a profound respect for human dignity and a desire to serve the underrepresented, the disenfranchised, and those who experience behavioral distress.
My SLV Connect
MySLVConnect.com provides health and human service information specific to the San Luis Valley including referral requirements and eligibility information. The website includes health care, government programs, non-profit groups, transportation, utility assistance, job assistance and more! It’s easy to use and works on computers, tablets and cell phones. Search by topic or multiple counties.
Amistad of San Luis
Provides a place for seniors to spend the day, receive health support and participate in social programs
San Luis Valley Area Health Education Center
Illuminate Colorado takes a public health approach to addressing child maltreatment in Colorado by work on all levels of the Spectrum of Prevention because that is the most effective way to create comprehensive transformation.
Community Resources & Housing Development Corporation
Rio Grande Child Development Center & Family Services (Head Start)
Affect the future of and empower children and families by meeting individual needs.
To support healthy, violence-free lives and relationships for all children and adults in the San Luis Valley.
Statewide Homelessness & Other Resource Needs
2-1-1 (Automated System, also has live representatives during business hours Monday-Friday)
If you’re emailing for homelessness and other resources, including homeless or non-homeless COVID-19 rental and mortgage assistance in all of Colorado, please try 2-1-1, Colorado’s statewide database for Community Resources. You have a variety of options for contacting them, which include:
Call: 2-1-1 (or Toll Free: 888-217-1215)
Text: Your zip code to 898-211 and follow the prompts to get information on resources
Visit their website: Search for resources by your area or chat with a live representative during business hours: https://211colorado.communityos.org/cms/node/164
Resource Needs for Rural Colorado email firstname.lastname@example.org
Colorado Crisis Services
CO Crisis Services aids people experiencing any number of crisis. Including but not limited to: Suicidal thoughts, Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Disability and Access, and relationship problems. Visit the website below to learn more. Scroll down to access telephone numbers, chat lines, and other resources in your area.
SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
he Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
Find Help and Treatment
The National Helpline provides 24-hour free and confidential referrals and information about mental and/or substance use disorders, prevention, treatment, and recovery in English and Spanish.
SAMHSA’s National Helpline
For additional information on finding help and treatment options, visit www.samhsa.gov/find-treatment.
For general questions about SAMHSA, including information about mental and substance use disorders: