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Mental Health Resources:

https://sourcesofstrength.org/wp-content/uploads/Daily-Activities-Checklist-Ordered-by-Strength.pdf

BROOMFIELD YOUTH RESOURCES

Considering the current COVID-19 pandemic, everyone is facing some uncertainty. Broomfield Youth for Youth wants to provide resources to help peers during this time. These ideas and resources are hopefully helpful!

AUTHENTIC RELATIONSHIPS

At a time when people have to physically distance ourselves, what should people do to stay connected? Here are some resources and ideas:

MENTAL WELLBEING

Is COVID-19 making you feel more stressed than normal? Here are some resources that may help you:

  • Crisis Text Line: This resource allows you to text HOME to 741741 for free 24/7 support from a trained crisis counselor. Learn more
  • LGBTQIA Resources: LGBTQ youth may be particularly vulnerable to negative mental health impacts associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. Call the TrevorLifeLine at 1.866.488.7386 for support. The Trans Lifeline’s Hotline, 1.877.565.8860, is also available to provide peer support.
  • Know the facts: To reduce anxiety and stress, always refer to and share accurate information about COVID-19. Get the most updated information here:
    • City and County of Broomfield (CCOB)

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SUBSTANCE USE PREVENTION

Are you feeling like turning to substances as a way to cope? Here are some other ideas or tips to help you:

  • Natural Highs: This program, based in Boulder, focuses on empowering teens as leaders around positive peer culture. Check out their free, online academy.
  • 102 Things to Do While Social Distancing: This list, created by one of our members, Gabrielle, provides a variety of activities to keep you busy, including some activities to keep you connected to others.
  • Rise Above Colorado: Is empowering youth to live a life free of drug use. This Colorado-based organization has a variety of resources, including information on how to rise above drug misuse, facts about drugs, and helpful articles written by teens. Visit the iRise website        
  • Find a provider who specializes in substance use disorders, addiction and mental health.  
  • Find resources to quit tobacco and vaping.

LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUTH FOR YOUTH

Broomfield Youth for Youth (Y4Y) was established in 2018 and is comprised of local middle school and high school-aged youth. Y4Y collaborates with CTC by providing a youth voice for the coalition. The group is focused on three areas to help teens lead healthy lives:

  • Youth substance use prevention
  • Improved well-being 
  • Forming positive relationships.  

Follow on Instagram #broomfieldy4y. If you are interested in learning more, please email Youth4youthinfo@gmail.com.

 

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