In-Person and Online Mental Health Support
CHOW (Culinary Hospitality Outreach and Wellness): CHOW is a nonprofit organization that provides mental health resources to folks in the restaurant/hospitality industry. Our mission is to support wellness within the hospitality industry and to improve the lives of our community through shared stories, skills, and resources. CHOW is trying to reduce the stigma and address concerns that have been long overlooked in the hospitality industry.
Khesed Wellness: Outpatient mental health and wellness services that are affordable for the underinsured, including the hospitality industry.
Wellpower: Formerly the Mental Health Center of Denver, Wellpower offers a Mental Health First Aid class that “presents an overview of mental illness and substance use disorders in the U.S. and introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments.” Classes are scheduled every two weeks, or you can set up private classes for your business or organization.
QPR Institute: QPR stands for Question, Persuade, Refer. The mission of the QPR Institute is “to reduce suicidal behaviors and save lives by providing innovative, practical, and proven suicide prevention training.”
Ben’s Friends: Free hospitality-focused substance abuse support network. Join a safe environment with others who understand the unique challenges experienced by people on the front lines in restaurants, hotels, and other hospitality positions. Click here to find a meeting near you or access telephone meetings.
Active Minds: Active Minds is the nation’s premier nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness and education for young adults.
Mental Health America: Online Screening to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition.
Code 4 Counseling: Free Mental Health Sessions by Trained Counselors Open to Hospitality and Restaurant Employees.
Aspen Recovery Centers: The AspenRidge REACH program in Colorado is an online substance abuse treatment program for anyone who is ready to get sober and stay sober. Licensed therapists use private, HIPAA-compliant video for individual, group, and family sessions – all from the privacy of your own home.
The Trevor Project: Support for transgender and nonbinary youth.
Hope For The Day: A non-profit movement empowering the conversation on proactive suicide prevention and mental health education.
Not 9 to 5: A non-profit global leader in mental health advocacy for the foodservice and hospitality sector.
Healthy Pour: Healthy Pour can help educate your restaurant or bar team on improving their health and wellness.
Women’s Recovery: Women’s Recovery exists to help women overcome addiction and find healing for mental health issues in a warm, welcoming environment. The organization’s outpatient addiction treatment center in Colorado combines trauma-informed care with clinical treatment.
Man Therapy: Man Therapy® takes a humorous approach to addressing the serious issue of the high rate of suicide and unaddressed mental illness among men.
The Phoenix: A sober active community that fuels resilience and harnesses the transformational power of connection so that together participants rise, recover, and live. The Phoenix offers virtual classes in fitness, meditation, and other methods of maintaining focus and balance.
Northpoint Recovery Colorado: Northpoint Colorado provides in-house treatment for substance use disorders and mental health needs. Almost half of the people helped have a co-occurring mental health condition, such as anxiety or depression. Therefore, the organization takes an integrated approach to addiction recovery. Northpoint is in-network with most insurance companies, offers private rooms for each client, and strives to make the patient journey a seamless and positive experience.