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Behavioral Health

Behavioral Health ImageBehavioral Health focuses on promoting emotional well-being and preventing mental illness and substance use disorders. 

Indicated as a priority within Denver's most recent Community Health Improvement Plan, these issues impact many Denver residents and are understood to play an important role in overall health and well-being. At all stages of life, behavioral health is "a springboard of thinking and communication skills, learning, emotional growth, resilience and self-esteem".

These issue areas include:

If you or someone you know needs treatment for mental health or substance abuse issues, help is available:

For immediate assistance, call: