Substance Use Resources
Rise Above Colorado is a statewide prevention organization that measurably impacts teen perceptions and attitudes about the risks of substance misuse to help youth make empowered, healthy choices.
Supports families impacted by addiction, mobilizing resources for systemic change at the national level.
Offers engaging toolkits that educate elementary aged children and teens about medication safety principles and equips them with a foundation for understanding how to use medicines safely before they enter their adult years.
From the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment also provides resources specific to retail marijuana in Colorado, including information about youth prevention.
211 is a confidential and multilingual service connecting people to vital resources across Colorado. Coloradans can find mental health and/or substance use treatment in their community, as well as connect to other social services, such as food, housing and financial assistance.