Our hearts and thoughts go out to the victims, families, LGBTQIA and Orlando communities, and all those impacted by the violence at Pulse Night Club, in deep sorrow and solidarity.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Disaster Distress Helpline provides crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.
The Disaster Distress Helpline is a national hotline dedicated to providing year-round immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
For additional resources on coping with violence, mass tragedy, and terrorism, please click here.
CO House District 11 Representative Jonathan Singer, MSW, is Vice-Chair of the Colorado Public Health Care & Human Services Committee and is also a member of the Appropriations and Local Government Committees. Rep Singer is a strong proponent of the mental health community in the legislature and will share his perspective on the 2016 legislative session and what the 2017 session might bring.
Drinks and appetizers will be provided. Space is limited, so please RSVP by clicking here.
Drinks, hors-d'oeuvres and desserts will be served. Space is limited. Please reserve your spot by clicking here.