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Mental Health, Wellbeing Support, and Resources

Useful mental health resources.


Emergency 911  
24/7 call support     
  CU Boulder Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) 303-492-2277 
  Colorado Crisis Services 844-493-8255
  Trevor Project (LGBTQ+) 866-488-7386
  Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860
24/7 text support    
  Colorado Crisis Services Text TALK to 38255. Phone: 1-844-493-TALK
  Crisis Text Line Text HOME to 741741
24/7 in-person support    
  Mental Health Partners Walk-in Crisis Center 3180 Airport Rd, Boulder, CO 80301
  Boulder Community Health Hospital 4747 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80303 
  • Let’s Talk 
    • Is a free service where CU Boulder students can check in for an informal, brief, and confidential consultation with a counselor or psychiatrist. No appointment necessary. Students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis. Let’s Talk is available to students who live in-state or out-of-state. 
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 
    • Phone: 1-800-273-8255 

    • You can also call “988” is the three-digit, nationwide phone number to connect directly to the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. The 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline provides 24/7, confidential support to people in suicidal crisis or mental health-related distress.

    • 988 Number Fact Sheet

  • Crisis Intervention Response Team | City of Boulder ( 
    • Phone: 303-441-3157. The Crisis Intervention Response Team (CIRT) is a co-response team that is composed of four licensed behavioral health clinicians in the city’s Housing and Human Services Department who are embedded with Boulder Police Department (BPD). Clinicians respond with police on calls involving a behavioral health crisis that come through BPD dispatch
    • Concerning Behavioral Health Situations and Incidents – FAQs (Community members often express that they don’t know what to do when they see someone they’re worried about, or witness behavior that is concerning but not criminal).
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