Victim Resources



RESOURCES

ADVOCACY and PEER SUPPORT CENTERS

Project Hope of the Gunnison Valley
A confidential agency serving those affected by relationship violence, child abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking.  If you are a victim of these crimes, whether it is reported or not, you will be eligible to receive the services they provide without cost.
Gunnison, CO 81230
Office: (970) 641-2712
Crisis Line: (970) 275-1193

SEEK THEN SPEAK
A free, anonymous, multilingual resource to help victims of sexual assault access
RESOURCESSUPPORT and REPORTING OPTIONS in Gunnison County.
Click HERE to Visit Seek Then Speak
Call 24/7: (888) 865-9863
Or download a mobile app



CRIME REPORTING, PREVENTION and PROTECTION

Gunnison Valley Crime Stoppers
All callers will remain anonymous.  Professional detectives investigate and solve a variety of complex crimes reported in Gunnison County each year.
Office: (970) 641-8280

Human Trafficking Hotline
Colorado Network to End Human Trafficking
REPORT TIPS.  SEEK RESOURCES.
Call 911 or Colorado's 24/7 Hotline: (866) 455-5075
Click HERE to visit CoNEHT

SAFE 2 TELL Colorado
Provides students, parents & community members a safe, anonymous way to report information about any issue
that concerns their safety or the safety of others.
24/7 Hotline: (877) 542-7233

Stop FRAUD Colorado
Office of the Attorney General – Consumer Protection Section
Colorado Department of Law
Hotline: (800) 222-4444
Click HERE to visit Stop Fraud Colorado



CRIME VICTIM COMPENSATION (CVC) MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS

You may be eligible to receive services under the Colorado Victim Rights Act Crime Victim Compensation Program (CVC).  Contact the L.E. Victim Services Coordinator at (970) 641-8299 on how to apply for costs for mental health treatments from one of these CVC approved
counselors.

The Center for Mental Health
All ages, men, women and many disciplines
710 Taylor Street
Gunnison, CO 81230
Office: (970) 641-0229
24/7 Crisis Line: (970) 252-6220

The Center for Mental Health
Western Colorado University on-campus mental health for Students & Faculty
Crystal Hall #104 / Escalante Complex
600 N. Adams Street
Gunnison, CO  81230
Office: (970) 642-4615
24/7 Crisis Line: (970) 252-6220
 
Jean Bell-Dumas, MS, LPC
Crested Butte Counseling Service, LLC
All ages, men, women, Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), and trauma focused counseling
Crested Butte, CO  81224
Office: (970) 349-5344

Debra Dykes, MA, LPC, LAC
Creekside Counseling
Gunnison, CO  81230
Office: (970) 641-1286

Garland Middleton, MSW
Garland Middleton Counseling Services
Youth, adolescents & group work, adult counseling 
Crested Butte, CO  81224
Office: (845) 417-6517

Erin Ryan, MA, LPC
Wellbeing Connection
Family, children & adolescents
Gunnison, CO  81230
Office: (970) 209-7707

Marcie Tealander, MA, REAT, CGP, DAPA
East River Counseling
Body centered and trauma focused counseling
Office: (970) 349-6509



CRIME VICTIM COMPENSATION PROGRAM - 7th Judicial District


Crime Victim Compensation Fund
CVC Administrator
1140 North Grand, #200
Montrose, CO  81401
Office: (970) 252-4266
Fax: (970) 252-4270
Email:
eleasha.cervantes@co7da.org
Click HERE




DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH and HUMAN SERVICES


Provides culturally-competent advocacy, prevention, protection and support services to families of
Gunnison and Hinsdale counties.

Physical Address:

220 N. Spruce Street
Gunnison, CO  81230
Office: (970) 641-3244
Click HERE

Housing Authority

202 E. Georgia Avenue
Gunnison, CO  81230
Office: (970) 641-7900

Public Health / Family Planning / Health Clinic
All appointments are strictly confidential and the cost of services is based on a sliding fee scale for services such as birth control options, Emergency contraception, pregnancy testing, Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) testing and treatment, Hepatitis C testing,and women's annual exams.
By appointment ONLY

Office: (970) 641-0209
Click HERE




DISTRICT ATTORNEY, 7TH JUDICIAL


Click HERE to visit the Colorado 7th Judicial District


Gunnison District Attorney
Legal and Victim Services
200 E. Virginia Avenue
Gunnison, CO  81230
Office: (970) 641-5138

Montrose District Attorney
Legal and Victim Services
1200 N. Grand Avenue
Montrose, CO  81402
Office: (970) 252-4260



FOOD ASSISTANCE

Gunnison Country Food Pantry
Serving those-in-need by providing food assistance in a kind, confidential & supportive environment.
321 N. Main St., Suite C
Gunnison, CO 81230
Office: (970) 641-4156
www.gunnisoncountryfoodpantry.org



GRIEF SUPPORT

Gunnison Valley Health - Nici Graves, LSW
Grief support groups in Gunnison and Crested Butte focused on healing through the grieving process (no cost).
120 N. Boulevard
Gunnison, CO 81230
Office: (970) 641-4254



INDIVIDUALS with DISABILITIES

The Arc of West Central Colorado
The Arcs advocate for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Office: (970) 901-0707

D.O.V.E.
Colorado non-profit dedicated to serving victims & survivors of domestic violence & sexual assault
in the Deaf community.

Crisis Line: (303) 831-7874


INTERNET SAFETY & CYBER TIP LINE

Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC)
The best tool we have to prevent Internet crimes against children is education.  ICAC Task Force Program has videos and resources that offer a variety of tools for learning and teaching how to SAFELY USE THE INTERNET. 
For more information Click HERE


LEGAL
ASSISTANCE

Colorado Legal Services
Family Law, Housing, Public Benefits, Health & Elderly, Utilities & Consumer, Migrant Workers
NW Colorado Legal Services Project Office: (800) 521-6968
Migrant Farm Worker Division Office: (800) 864-4330

Legal Information Network of Colorado (L.I.N.C.)

Provides crime victims in the Denver metro area confidential no-cost, comprehensive legal information through its web site, Help line & specially trained navigators.
Help line: (720) 583-2929
www.coloradoLINC.org
Helpline@coloradoLINC.org


Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center
A Colorado non-profit organization providing free legal assistance to victims of violent crime.
www.rmvictimlaw.org
Office: (303) 295-2001



SUICIDE PREVENTION & PEER SUPPORT RESOURCES

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Survivor Outreach Program
Email:  survivingsuicideloss@afsp.org
Click HERE to visit AFSP Survivor Outreach Program

Suicide Crisis Line
24/7 Crisis Line: (970) 252-6220
Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-TALK
24/7 Crisis Text Line:  741741

Veterans Crisis Line
24/7 Crisis Line: (800) 273-8255 then Press “1”


THRIFT STORE

Six Point Thrift Store
1160 N. Main Street
Gunnison, CO 81230
Office: (970) 641-3081
www.sixpointsgunnison.org