We know that many people are struggling with personal impacts of the horrific
attack at King Soopers. Feelings of stress, fear, depression or exhaustion
are normal during times of crisis or trauma. Your ongoing well-being is
our highest priority, and we want you to know that there are many resources
available to help you cope during this time.
Boulder Strong Resource Center
Boulder’s Office of Emergency Management has opened the Boulder
Strong Resource Center for anyone dealing with the aftermath of the King
Soopers shooting. The center is located in the Chase Bank building, located
at 603 S. Broadway. It offers crisis counseling, therapy dogs, massage,
acupuncture, drinks, and snacks – as well as services for victims
such as victim advocates. The Center is open Tuesday through Sunday, from
11 a.m. to 7 p.m. There also is a resource phone line available Tuesday
through Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 303-217-0120.
Community in Mourning Resources. This Mental Health Partners webpage includes resources and support for
grief, processing this tragic event, moving through trauma and more.
Mental Health Partners: Clinicians are operating remotely at this time and offering mental health
services to community members. Call (303) 443-8500 to schedule an appointment.
Community Health Workers: Community Health Workers is a virtual team of Mental Health Partners'
providers available on Facebook to connect to the community. Community
Health Workers are available to share resources, connect people to resources,
and share helpful tips. The team’s expertise includes housing, veteran
affairs, and Latinx communities. Connect to Community Health workers
on Facebook or through the
Mental Health Partners website.
Colorado Crisis Services: Confidential crisis support, information and referrals are available
24/7. Call 1-844-493-TALK (8255).
Crisis Text Line: This text line offers free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741
to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
Disaster Distress Helpline: Call 1-800-985-5990. The Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH) provides crisis counseling and support
for anyone in the U.S. experiencing distress or other behavioral health
concerns related to any natural or human-caused disaster, including public
National Helpline: Treatment referrals and information is available 24/7 at
Colorado Suicide Prevention: Need help now? Call
1-844-493-TALK (8255), text
TALK to 38255, or access chat via
coloradocrisisservices.org. Help and hope are available 24/7.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people
in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones,
and best practices for professionals at 1-800-273-8255.
National Crisis Line for Crime Victims : Assistance available in 20 languages at 855-4-victim or 855-484-2846.
Boulder County has a comprehensive list of available support
resources. Please use and share these resources with family and friends who might
need some assistance during this difficult time.