|Breast Cancer Support (Denver) - American Cancer Society||Assists individuals diagnosed with breast cancer through the following programs:
- Reach to Recovery connects breast cancer patients with volunteers for support and informed decision-making, either over the phone or face-to-face.
- Look Good Feel Better is a free workshop for cancer patients in active treatment to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment.
- The information phone line to answer questions about cancer and cancer-related topics.
- Road to Recovery provides transportation to and from cancer treatments for patients and their family||Denver County||Denver - American Cancer Society||American Cancer Society - Nationwide|
|Cancer Support - Pathfinders||Pathfinders is a support program for cancer and chronically ill patients, caregivers, and anyone experiencing grief and loss.
- One-on-one mental health counseling & coping skills training
- Navigation & advocacy to receive services
- Referrals for early screenings, financial assistance, insurance issues, home health aide, hospice & more
- Support groups in Western Colorado & online
- Lifestyle education to support nutrition, exercise & stress management
- Palliative care and end-of-life planning
- Grief and loss support
- Volunteer programs
- Peer support groups
- Rural & remote tele-counseling for those unable to meet with a Pathfinder||Pitkin County||189 Meadowood DR||Pathfinders|
|Cancer Support Services - CancerCare||Provides the following assistance for individuals dealing with cancer:
- Counseling and support groups over the phone, online, and in-person
- Resource referrals
- Educational workshops
- Financial and co-payment assistance
Financial assistance helps with costs including transportation, home care, child care, and some types of cancer treatment.||Out of State||CancerCare||CancerCare|
|HIV/AIDS Counseling & Peer Support (Colorado Springs) - Southern Colorado Health Network||Provides counseling by licensed therapists familiar with the complex issues associated with HIV/AIDS, as well as support groups. Also provides a Peer Support Program for people who are HIV-positive by people who are HIV-positive to learn how to manage their health and the healthcare system
||El Paso County||Colorado Springs - Southern Colorado Health Network||Southern Colorado Health Network |
|Hope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support Center||Offers support for women currently in breast cancer treatment. Services are designed to manage the emotional and physical side effects of treatment. Areas of care include:
- Healing touch
- Wig and hair care
- Individual counseling
- Chiropractic care
- Monthly support groups available to anyone who has ever been a client
||Larimer County||Hope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support Center||Hope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support Center|
|Information and Support for Lymphoma Patients - Lymphoma Foundation of America||Provides information to lymphoma patients and families, including updates on research, new treatments, and patient rights, counseling from registered nurses over the phone, and referrals to other resources.||Out of State||Lymphoma Foundation of America||Lymphoma Foundation of America|
|Lupus Information and Assistance - Lupus Colorado||Provide services for individuals with Lupus, their friends and family, including:
- physician referrals
- financial assistance (medical fee assistance, food, etc.)
- individual advocacy
- discount prescriptions
- information and referral services
- short-term counseling
- support groups||Arapahoe County||Lupus Colorado||Lupus Colorado|
|Patient Services (Wagner Street) - Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Center||Provides support and services for individuals with Multiple Sclerosis and their families.
- Educational seminars
- Counseling services (patients, families, and caregivers)
- Legal clinic (disability filing assistance)
- Information||Adams County||Wagner Street - Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis Center||Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis Center|
|Peer Support (Pueblo) - Southern Colorado Health Network||Formerly known as the Southern Colorado AIDS Project.
The diagnosis of and challenges of living with HIV/AIDS can be extremely difficult. Individuals living with the disease may feel isolated and overwhelmed with multiple barriers to health and success. These challenges can often result in depression, anxiety, and overall mental health concerns that sometimes go undiagnosed and untreated.
Counseling is provided in a non-judgmental accepting environment by licensed therapists familiar with the complex issues associated with HIV/AIDS. Support groups are available in Colorado Springs and Pueblo.
SCAP also offers a Peer Support Program for individuals to learn how to manage their health and the healthcare system from individuals living with HIV. The Peer Support Program focus is "To serve, support and grow with self-management - peer mentoring for people who are HIV-positive by people who are HIV-positive through active empowerment and education.”
Call (719) 924-8925 for more information.||Pueblo County||Pueblo - Southern Colorado Health Network||Southern Colorado Health Network |
|Support Services for Individuals with HIV/AIDS - Servicios de la Raza||La Gente provides intensive case management, family client advocacy, and substance abuse and mental health counseling for both members of the LGBTQAI communities and underserved individuals living with HIV/AIDS. La Gente also provides prevention and education services including community outreach and education, and free HIV/AIDS testing. These services provide clients with linkage to care, knowledge and the ability to self-manage their illness, and increased self-sufficiency.||Denver County||Servicios de la Raza||Servicios de la Raza|
|Therapy Services (Professional Psychology Clinic) - University of Denver||Provides psychological therapy and psychological testing services to the community on a sliding scale. Psychiatric services may be available for clients who are actively engaged in concurrent individual therapy at the clinic. Services are provided by doctoral level student therapists pursuing their PsyD degree, and they are supervised by licensed psychologists. Therapy is available for individuals, couples and families in a range of modalities. There are a number of specialty clinics associated with the Professional Psychology Clinic who serve survivors of international disasters, abuse or other trauma, as well as veterans, service members and their families, and those with cancer or their significant others.||Denver County||Professional Psychology Clinic - University of Denver||University of Denver|