The committee will provide ideas for legislation next year.
The Office of Behavioral Health Strategies would be the first of its kind for a major U.S. city, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock.
The line is now getting about 225 calls a day since it launched this summer.
'Schizophrenia' is a scary word, says Michael Hedrick, who wants to remove the stigma and isolation people with the mental illness experience.
A new I-News Network report tells the story of the people diagnosed with a mental illness and a developmental disability.
The state directed millions of dollars to improve mental health services a year ago, but new programs have been delayed.
Two consecutive years of death and destruction from Colorado's wildfire season has renewed the focus on ways to mitigate property damage and stay physically sa
Gov. John Hickenlooper started working on his plan soon after the Aurora theater shooting in July. He scheduled a press conference to announce it in December, not knowing the date would fall just days after another mass shooting tragedy in Newtown, Conn.