Suicide Support Group

“Suicide is a rising public health dilemma in Colorado, where 1,004 residents took their own lives last year, according to the state health department.

The state’s suicide rate has jumped 19 percent in the past decade.

Suicides by County - 3 year average

Colorado’s suicide rate consistently tops the national average. In 2011, the state had the ninth highest suicide rate in the nation, according to the latest available Centers for Disease Control data.” ( ,

If you have lost a loved one to suicide, it can be a relief and a healing experience to talk openly with fellow suicide loss survivors about what you’ve lived through.

No one need go through the pain and loss alone. Please reach out for support. Here are a few links which may be helpful:

grieve-well.com – Support group beginning in March 2015. (Contact Lin Cressey 720-210-3606)

http://www.heartbeatsurvivorsaftersuicide.org