Boulder Valley School District

BVSD and Community Mental Health Resources


It takes a village. Alongside our BVSD staff and resources, there are so many great organizations and resources in our community to support our students and families. Explore by category below.

Community and BVSD Resources

Report Discrimination

BVSD is committed to providing a safe learning and work environment where all members of the school community are treated with dignity and respect. The district prohibits discrimination and harassment against all members of the school community on the basis of physical characteristics.

Policy AC - Nondiscrimination/ Equal Opportunity

  • hotline
Below the Surface

You are not alone. When you need someone to talk to, we’ll always be available, 24/7/365. Every conversation with our professional counselors is free and confidential.


Text “TALK” to 38255

  • bullying
  • hotline
  • suicide
TRU Community Care

TRU Community Care also provides Grief Services – extensive resources for people of all ages and phases of the grief process.



  • Grief&Loss
Colorado Crisis Services

Support Line - 844.493.TALK (8255)

Colorado Crisis Text - text TALK to 38255

Colorado Crisis Chat - click here

  • bullying
  • hotline
  • mental health
  • suicide
BVSD Mental Health Resources

Find information about mental health and helpful resources on the BVSD Mental Health page.

  • mental health
COVID Social-Emotional Resources

During these times of stress and uncertainty as we navigate the 20/21 school year, it is essential to make sure we are taking care of our own, and our students', mental health. Explore the resources on this page to support you and your family members during this time .

  • COVID Resources
Violence Prevention

Find information about violence prevention and helpful resources on the BVSD Violence Prevention page.

  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
  • violence
BVSD Suicide Prevention Resources

Find information about suicide prevention and helpful resources on the BVSD Suicide Prevention page.

  • suicide
BVSD Sexual Violence and Abuse Resources

Find information about sexual violence and abuse and helpful resources on the BVSD Sexual Violence and Abuse page.

  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
  • Sexual violence
BVSD Substance Abuse Resources

Find information about substance abuse and helpful resources on the BVSD Substance Abuse page.

  • Substance Abuse
BVSD Grief and Loss Resources

Find information about grief and loss and helpful resources on the BVSD Grief and Loss page.

  • Grief&Loss
BVSD Bullying Resources

Find information about bullying and helpful resources on the BVSD Bullying page.

  • bullying
Trans Lifeline

Hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people.


  • LGBTQ+ Support
  • hotline
The Trevor Project

24/7 crisis line, text, or online chat, resources and education programs.

1-866-488-7386 or text

Trevor to 202-304-1200


  • LGBTQ+ Support
The Center

GLBT social and support groups, counseling services.



  • LGBTQ+ Support
Judi's House

No-cost organization devoted to providing research-based care to grieving children and their families.



  • Grief&Loss
Gateway Battered Women's Shelter

Gateway’s 24-hour Crisis Line can be a victim’s first step towards making others aware of their situation and getting help.  Their Crisis Line is staffed with counselors and trained volunteers.


  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
Project Safeguard

Legal advocacy-clinics,permanent & temporaryprotection orders, assistance with divorce/custody issues.



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  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
Family Tree

Counseling, divorce and separation, parenting classes, domestic violence, supervised parenting, and support groups.



  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Advancing the well-being of all Coloradans through relationships free from abuse and oppression.



  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
Safehouse Denver

Free services. Domestic violence safe shelter, emergency services, counseling and advocacy center, Spanish services.

24-hour Crisis and Information Line: 303-318-9979


  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
Alternatives to Family Violence

Counseling and outreach services; young women’s support group; temporary shelter for girls up to 18 and boys up to 16.


24-Hour Crisis Line: 303-289-4441

  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
SPAN Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence

SPAN is a human rights organization committed to ending violence against adults, youth and children through support, advocacy, education and community organizing.

24-Hour Crisis Hotline - 303.444.2424 or email: HOTLINE@SAFEHOUSEALLIANCE.ORG

  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
24 Hour National Domestic Violence Hotline

Speak confidentially if experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources, or questioning unhealthy relationships.

1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)

  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
  • hotline
National Suicide Prevention

24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.


  • hotline
  • mental health
  • suicide
Mental Health Walk in Crisis Clinic

Mental Health Walk in Crisis Clinic
3180 Airport Rd
Boulder, CO 

303-447-1665 - Just call this number when you arrive at the clinic so they can let you in.

  • mental health
  • suicide
Community Reach Center

Child, youth and family services, outpatient counseling, case management, substance use, crisis services, housing, vocational services.


  • mental health
Mental Health Partners

Outpatient, family services, substance use, community integration and rehabilitation, trauma, crisis services.


  • Grief&Loss
  • mental health
Moving to End Sexual Assault (MESA) Text Line

Survivors who have experienced sexual violence, and their loved ones can text “BRAVE” to 20121 to receive emotional support, advocacy, resources, and information about MESA’s services.

  • Sexual violence
  • hotline
Foster Care

The Boulder Valley School District is dedicated to ensuring that every student succeeds, including those under foster care.


Special Needs

Every student learns differently. BVSD is committed to providing all students with the supports they need. We have created a continuum of services, designed to help the youngest learners to recent high school graduates.




  • Academic
Multi-Tiered System of Supports

Through the Multi-Tiered System of Supports, we provide more targeted and intensive help for students who need it -- both academically and social/emotionally.

  • Academic
Accommodations for Students under Section 504

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act prohibits discrimination based on disability.

For more information about accommodations under Section 504, click here.

  • Academic
Housing Crisis

The intention of the federal McKinney-Vento law and the Boulder Valley School District is to remove all barriers to enrollment, attendance, and academic success that children and youth who do not have permanent housing might face.