Veteran Resources

The American Veteran Show encourages military service members, veterans and family members to seek assistance when difficulties arise. You are not alone. Below is a list of resources that will help you get connected. 

Veterans Crisis Line
Dial 1
Text 838255

Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.

Project Sanctuary
Helping Families Heal

Through our professional staff of counselors, social workers and recreation therapists we are one of the only organizations that supports not just the veteran, but the whole family, including caregivers, to create multigenerational change toward positive healthy habits for at-risk military families.

Combat Veterans Cowboy Up

Combat Veterans Cowboy Up is a non-profit organization that uses Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) to successfully treat the many psychological injuries that happen to men and women who have returned from the battlefields.

Wounded Warrior USA,

We are happy to provide professional outfitting support to those that have sacrificed since August 10, 2010. Over 700 Rehabilitating Active Duty Wounded Warriors and Gold Star Families that have had the opportunity to participate in an outdoor fishing and picnic experience in the Rocky Mountain Region.

Arapahoe-Douglas Mental Health

AllHealth network is a nonprofit mental health organization providing counseling, psychiatry, crisis services, substance use treatment, and more. We accept Medicaid and commercial insurance plans.

Jefferson Center

Our programs and services foster recovery and resilience in children, adults and families struggling with mental health conditions and substance use disorders. Learn more about our areas of service.

Family Care Center
Behavioral Health Services

A premier behavioral health treatment center for the Colorado Springs area, Family Care Center offers services for both children and adults and specializes in services for military families and veterans. We take most major insurances except Medicaid.

Colorado Division of Veterans Affairs

To fulfill President Lincoln's promise “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affiars

VA has a variety of mental health resources, information, treatment options, and more — all accessible to Veterans, Veterans’ supporters, and the general public. Explore the pages below to learn more about a specific mental health topic or to find information specifically tailored to your needs.

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

TAPS is a family. A family formed through sacrifice, love, and hope. This love and hope is sustained by those who give the gift of their time and their heart to be of support to another. Those who mentor and serve as a guide for the journey ahead.

University of Denver Strum Specialty in Military Psychology

The Sturm Family Foundation and the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP) partnered in 2015 to create an academic and training specialty to serve the military and Veteran population and to address the increased need for psychologists with this specialty knowledge.

Professional Initiatives

The Lifeline network is proud to be a partner in and a leader of multiple initiatives to raise public awareness and further the field of suicide prevention.