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Colorado Treatment Centers

Colorado AA Meetings

For help finding local Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and groups that can offer support and care during your recovery, visit a local chapter of AA.  The following websites offer additional information on Colorado Alcoholics Anonymous meetings:

Colorado AA

Denver AA

Boulder AA

Northern Colorado – Ft. Collins AA

Colorado Springs AA

Southern Colorado – Pueblo AA

Western Colorado – Grand Junstion AA

Al-Anon Family Groups

Families and loved ones suffer greatly as a result of alcoholism. Even those who don’t drink can suffer undue stress or harm as a direct result of a loved one’s alcohol addiction. Al-Anon family groups provide supportive care for those involved. Local groups can be found throughout Colorado:

Colorado Al-Anon / Alateen

Colorado Al-Anon / Alateen Meetings – More than 280 Al-Anon and Alateen meetings in the state of Colorado.

Mental Health Services

The Colorado Department of Human Services & Community Behavioral Health provides helpful resources for residents in need of mental or behavioral health treatment.

Mental Health Center of Denver

Jefferson Center for Mental Health

Aurora Mental Health Center

Highlands Behavioral Health System

Anonymous Groups

The Colorado Region of Narcotics Anonymous provides a comprehensive database of local NA meetings taking place in various parts of Colorado.

Cocaine Anonymous Colorado features a number of local meetings for those suffering from cocaine addiction.

Marijuana Anonymous Colorado provides a comprehensive database of Marijuana Anonymous meetings taking place throughout Colorado.

Colorado Helplines

STD/HIV Hotline – call (877) 478-3448

Child Abuse Denver County: 24 hr. hotline – if you have been abused or you suspect a case of child abuse, call 303-727-3000

Detox Hotline –  call (719) 572-6330

Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Hotline – (719) 633-3819

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence – (303)444-2424

Pueblo Suicide Prevention Center – (800) 273-8255

Treatment & Detox Guide

How Inpatient Alcohol Treatment Centers Treat Alcoholism

Inpatient Alcohol Treatment Programs

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