No matter where you are when it comes to connecting with your teen, Forward Together has links and resources to support you.

Mental Health & Wellbeing

 Resources

Click on the links below to explore topics and resources. Forward Together is not a provider of mental health services. Please call 911 if you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency.

Mental Health Services for Colorado Teens

Click the links below to learn more about these programs.

  • Animal Assisted Therapy Programs– Connects Colorado teens with therapy animals to treat their mental health.
  • Asian Pacific Development Center – APCD treats a wide range of mental health issues, specifically addressing the needs of immigrant and refugee teens.
  • Aurora Mental Center – Provides mental health support and treatment for teens and adults in Aurora, Colorado.
  • Community Reach Center – Specializing in teen mental health support in several cities along the Front Range.
  • Crisis Services -24/7 talk and text support for Coloradans wanting immediate support and someone to talk to.
  • Denver Health Behavioral Health – Provides inpatient and outpatient therapy and programs to patients of all ages who are struggling with mental health issues.
  • I Matter – Provides up to six free, confidential therapy sessions with a licensed therapist for all Colorado youth.
  • Judi’s House – Support and counseling for teens and adults using substances to cope with grief and loss.
  • Maria Droste Counseling Center – In-person and online child and teen counseling for teens struggling with social or emotional issues, including substance use.

Substance Use + Recovery

Click on the links below to explore topics and resources. Forward Together is not a provider of substance use or recovery services. Please call 911 if you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency.

  • Animal Assisted Therapy Programs – Connects Colorado teens with therapy animals to facilitate treatment for mental health and substance use issues.
  • Asian Pacific Development Center – APCD treats a wide range of mental health and substance use issues, specifically addressing the needs of immigrant and refugee teens.
  • Aurora Mental Center – Provides mental health and substance use treatment for teens and adults in Aurora, Colorado.
  • Community Reach Center – Specializing in teen mental health support, including substance use counseling.
  • Crisis Services -24/7 talk and text support for Coloradans wanting immediate support and someone to talk to.
  • Denver Health Behavioral Health – Provides therapy and programs to patients of all ages who are struggling with mental health issues in both an inpatient and outpatient setting.
  • I Matter – Provides up to six free, confidential therapy sessions with a licensed therapist for all Colorado youth.

Gender + Sexual Identity

1 in 5 members of Gen Z identifies as LGBTQ+. Your support lets your teen know they can be themselves — and has a big impact on their self-esteem

Check out these Colorado resources that can help you support the LGBTQ+ teens in your life.

Resources

Click on the links below to explore info guides, educate yourself on LGBTQ+ issues and get practical tips to support youth.

Youth Development

Building Connections

Do you know of helpful resources for Colorado parents and teens that aren’t listed here? We’re always adding to this list! Contact us and let us know what resources we should add to this page.

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