The only program in Garfield County offering comprehensive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence, and their children. They are dedicated to eliminating domestic violence and sexual assault by providing victim/survivor assistance, community education and awareness.
Gives civil legal assistance, information and education to the low-income population of Garfield County. They strive to give clients the knowledge to present themselves in court cases or by matching volunteer attorneys to work with them. For instance, they have assisted hundreds of domestic violence victims, and advocated for the rights of elderly residents in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
Provides immigration services and immigrant community advocacy.
Childhelp® exists to meet the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of abused, neglected and at-risk children. We focus our efforts on advocacy, prevention, treatment, and community outreach.
Provides a broad array of mental health and substance abuse services. Outpatient services are available in Glenwood Springs and Rifle. Detox and residential substance abuse services for adults are available.
Roaring Fork Valley Early Learning Fund supports quality educational, outreach, mentoring and collaborative programs that focus on early childhood development and family involvement. Our signature early childhood program, Raising A Reader, provides an opportunity for families with children ages birth to five years old to build early literacy skills critical for their children’s kindergarten readiness, school success and life success.
Works with families during pregnancy and continues the support through the baby’s first year. Parents are provided with support, education, and advocacy services, which include specialized developmental education.
Hospice serves to provide caring, compassionate, practical and high quality non-medical support services, without charge, to every Montgomery County adult or child who is facing a life-threatening illness or is grieving the death of a family member or loved one.
Dedicated to giving emergency services, Lift-Up meets the social and humanitarian needs created by unemployment, under employment and poverty in the Garfield County area. (970) 945-2005/625-4888
Professionally trains community volunteers to work one-on-one with an adult student with literacy skills below the 4th grade level. Students work with volunteers to increase their knowledge of reading, writing, math or English language skills. Individualized instruction allow students to continue their education while addressing issues of low skill level, privacy, work schedules, and lack of child care. Increased adult literacy leads to improved employment status, enhance self-esteem, and self-sufficiency.
Is the only agency in Garfield County that provides services to individuals with developmental disabilities. Mountain Valley encourages and supports these individuals to enhance their ability to live, learn and work in an independent and inclusive manner. Many individuals are able to work and become self-sufficient because of the job training and community living environments that Mountain Valley offers.
Provides affordable, confidential reproductive health care that includes education, screening for breast and cervical cancer, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and contraceptives.
Consisting of the Basalt, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs Family Resource Centers, connect families, schools and communities to improve student health and academic achievement. These school-based family resource centers link needy RE-1 students and their families with health and human services through the provision of information, referrals, education, transportation, translation and financial assistance.
Meets the rehabilitation needs of disabled citizens in the community, regardless of financial status. Focus is on those with disabilities and daily challenges.
Meets basic human needs and helps in cases of emergency, disaster and extreme need from Aspen to Parachute without discrimination.
Is dedicated to providing opportunities for all youth to be responsible, contributing members of society and working with their families and the community towards this end. Through prevention, advocacy and direct services, YouthZone strives to strengthen families and teach youth and their families how to make positive, healthy choices in solving their own problems.