Resources for Staying Healthy and Well During COVID 19

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment
Colorado Official State Web Portal
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Local Public Health Agencies (LPHA) and communities to provide updated information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019).

Connect for Health Colorado
Emergency Special Enrollment period happening now through April 30, 2020
The Health Insurance Marketplace for Coloradans: Connect for Health Colorado works to expand access, affordability and choice for individuals purchasing health insurance throughout our state.

Governor Jared Polis
Stay at Home Colorado Guide
We know this can pose many challenges for all Coloradans. So we’ve created a Stay At Home CO Guide full of free

Mental Health Resources

Colorado Behavioral Health Council
Community Mental Health Center Access & Information
Find information on how to access mental health care. The Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council (CBHC) is the statewide membership organization for Colorado’s network of community behavioral health providers.

Queer Asterisk
Counseling Services
Queer Asterisk is a Colorado 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing queer-informed counseling services, educational trainings, and community programming.

Crisis Lines

Social Services and Programs

Department of Local Affairs
Housing & COVID 19
Homelessness resources, external homeowner programs, Federal CARES Act, DOH Contractor Program Information, and Eviction Prevention.

Mile High United Way
2-1-1 Help Center
A multi-lingual statewide community resource connecting individuals and families to critical resources including food, shelter, rental assistance, childcare, and more.

Violence Free Colorado
COVID-19/Coronavirus Information and Resources
As domestic violence and sexual assault programs across our state respond to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in their local communities, Violence Free Colorado will be sharing resources to help programs stay informed and connected.

The Initiative
Advocacy for persons with disabilities who have experienced abuse
The Initiative serves people of all genders and all sexual orientations in Colorado. They work to center Black, Indigenous, people of color, and disabled LGBTQ+ people in their advocacy, and to understand what accessing safety, self-sufficiency, justice, and healing means to these communities.

SafeHouse Denver
Emergency shelter and non-residential counseling and advocacy
SafeHouse Denver assists adults, children, and youth in reclaiming their right to a life free from domestic violence. Their 24-hour Crisis & Information Hotline is 303-318-9989.

Colorado Consortium for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention
COVID-19 Resources
Colorado’s response to the misuse of medications such as opioids, stimulants, and sedatives.

More Financial Resources and Funding Opportunities

Department of Labor and Employment
Unemployment
Unemployment benefits, information, FAQs, and resources.

New Era Colorado-Student Debt Resource
How to Navigate Student Debt during the COVID-19 Pandemic
New Era is the leading voice for young people in Colorado politics and one of the most effective youth civic engagement organizations in the country.

Colorado COVID Relief Fund
Colorado COVID Relief Fund Application
Apply for funding, volunteer, contribute.

LGBTQ Funders
LGBTQ Funding Resources in the COVID-19 Response
This page is intended as a hub of resources and information for funders seeking to address the unique needs of LGBTQ communities in the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes a listing of rapid-response funds and grassroots campaigns specifically focused on the needs of LGBTQ communities, as well as emerging practices that funders are implementing to better support LGBTQ nonprofits and grassroots groups in the context of the pandemic.

Resources for Those Living with HIV/AIDS

Global Health Living Foundation
FREE COVID-19 Support Program for Chronic Disease Patients and Their Families
This is a patient support program for people with chronic diseases and their families who are more vulnerable to the dangers of coronavirus. Whether you have an autoimmune condition, cancer, hypertension, HIV/AIDS or any other medical condition, you MUST remain informed about coronavirus and take additional steps to protect your health and the health of your family. That starts with enrolling in this free program.

HIV Medicine Association
COVID-19 Resource Center
The HIV Medicine Association is an organization of medical professionals who practice HIV medicine. They represent the interests of HIV health care providers and researchers and their patients by promoting quality in HIV care and by advocating for policies that ensure a comprehensive and humane response to the AIDS pandemic informed by science and social justice.

Positive Women’s Network
#WeGotThis: To Our PWN Family Regarding the Coronavirus Epidemic
Every day, Positive Women’s Network – USA inspires, informs, and mobilizes women living with HIV to advocate for changes that improve our lives and uphold our rights. Provides facts and resources related to COVID-19.

Resources for LGBTQ Youth

The Trevor Project
Get Help Now
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.

Resources for Transgender Individuals

Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF)
“A Know Your Rights Guide for Transgender People Navigating COVID-19”
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to end discrimination and achieve equality for transgender people, particularly those in our most vulnerable communities.

Trans Lifeline
Trans Community and COVID-19
Trans Lifeline is a grassroots hotline and microgrants 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community.

The Center on Colfax
Transgender Program Online Support Groups
Support groups offered through The Center on Colfax are being offered online during the COVID 19 pandemic.

Transgender Law Center
Virtual Community Gatherings
Join the calls to address the coronavirus pandemic. Transgender Law Center (TLC) is the largest national trans-led organization advocating for a world in which all people are free to define themselves and their futures. Grounded in legal expertise and committed to racial justice, TLC employs a variety of community-driven strategies to keep transgender and gender nonconforming people alive, thriving, and fighting for liberation.

Trans Lash
COVID-19 Trans Resources Directory
A directory of coronavirus-related resources for transgender, non-binary, and intersex people.

Resources for Immigrants and Refugees

Colorado Center on Law and Policy
Recursos sobre la COVID-19 para familias inmigrantes
COVID-19 Resources
Colorado Center on Law and Policy advances the health, economic security and well-being of low-income Coloradans through research, education, advocacy and litigation.

Coalition for Immigrant Health
Resources
The Coalition for Immigrant Health was formed in 2016 to secure the safety and well-being of immigrants and their families across Colorado.

Casa De Paz Colorado
COVID-19 Resources for Undocumented, Immigrant and Refugee Communities
Casa de Paz provides visits and emotional support, shelter and meals, access to phones, WiFi,  computers and transportation to families separated by immigrant detention.

Additional COVID 19 Resources

Human Rights Campaign
The LGBTQ Community and COVID-19
HRC’s full resource page for the LGBTQ community and COVID-19.

Representative Brianna Titone, House District 27
COVID 19 Resources
Colorado-specific resources including up-to-date COVID 19 information, resources for employment and basic resources, links for how to stay entertained at home, and more.

National LGBT Cancer Network
Coronavirus Information
The National LGBT Cancer Network works to improve the lives of LGBT cancer survivors and those at risk.