What We Do
Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners operates the Colorado Crisis Services Crisis Line and Support Line, provides an extensive Program Services Directory, and offers LiveConnect Services; amongst other services including the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and Follow-Up Services.
Crisis Line 1-844-493-TALK (8255)
The first service we provide is the Colorado Crisis Services' Crisis Line. A key component to the Colorado Crisis Services initiative, the Crisis Line is Colorado's free, confidential, 24/7 telephone service for mental health or substance use crisis help, information, and referrals.
Every day of the year, 24 hours a day, experienced and master's level mental health professionals respond to calls from individuals and families in crisis, and provide support to families, friends, treatment providers, law enforcement officers, and other first responders. The crisis line offers translations services for no-English speakers, immediate problem solving capabilities, and follow up calls for continued care.
Common Calls: stress, anxiety, relationship problems, depression, substance abuse, drugs, no insurance, family crises, bullying, self-harming and suicidal thoughts, grief and loss, domestic violence, parenting, PTSD, veterans, abuse, alcohol, concerns for a friend or family member, homeless, recovery support, resource questions, disability, and illness.
Peer Support Line
The second service we offer is our Peer Support Line. Our peer line is staffed by trained peer specialists who offer stregths-focused, compassionate, and confidential telephonic support 365 days a year, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Our Peer Specialists are individuals who have lived experience dealing with mental illness or substance use challeneges, who are in recovery, and are dedicated to providing support for others facing similar challenges. Our Peer Specialists are from all walks of life, and are trained to provide supportive listening, coping skills, tools to facilitate change, stress reduction, self-empowerment, and hope.
Common Calls: Individuals who are struggling with socialization and loneliness, homeless and/or unemployed individuals and families seeking resources for basic needs, individuals who are in treatment, but are looking for additional support, persons seeking normalization or validation of their thoughts and feelings, concenered family, friends, and acquaintances, all ages dealing with trauma issues.
To access the Support Line, simply call the main Crisis Line at 1.844.493.TALK (8255) and press * to connect with a Peer Specialist.
The third service we provide is our free Resource Directory, including over 5,000 different providers, assistance programs, and support resources throughout the community. It is currently the region's largest and most up-to-date directory of services. By design, it is available to help people find the right provider for themselves or someone they are concerned about, and learn ways to navigate the mental health system, free of charge.
The directory offers google translation capabilities for non-english speaking users, allows for search by provder, type of problem or illness and location, and utilizes an automatic update system to ensure the correct contact information for each resource. To access the directory, click here or call the Colorado Crisis Line for free at 1.844.493.TALK (8255) to speak to someone directly.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners is also the central Colorado call center for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Most people who call Lifeline's numbers 1-800-SUICIDE or 1-800-273-TALK from Colorado area codes have their calls answered here.
Follow Up Services
Through follow up activities, Rocky Mountain Crisis Partners is able to outreach suicidal and high risk callers, as well as those discharged from emergency department and first responder encounters, when they are embarking on a vulnerable and difficult time in their crisis. Through these programs, RMCP has seen the vast majority of its contacts (over 95%) report a decreased or significantly decreased level of risk, and is able to provide continued care to those in need of timely support.
The 24/7 and after-hours call center services. RMCP is successfully providing seamless and trusted assistance to agencies and providers, and their clients in need! Local presence, knowledge of local resources, technology and data capabilities, and professional clinicians have allowed RMCP to be effective in providing a cost-saving option for agencies and providers in the community. We are proud to continue contributing to the health of our community through collaboration and expertise. Learn More.