The Mental Health Youth Action Board was created by Children’s Hospital Colorado to address a wave of young people under stress.
Grand Junction Mayor Rick Taggart speaks with CPR News about the city's economic potential, along with issues such as internet access and suicide.
The teen suicide rate in Colorado is among the highest in the country. Two teens from Colorado Springs have made films about the issue which they hope helps in prevention efforts.
Journalist Kelley McMillan recently looked at why Western ski towns have a higher suicide rate than other areas.
NH Suicide Project Inspires Colorado, Inside The State's Biggest Church, Colorado Opera Debuts 'Scarlet Letter'
An idea that unites Colorado gun store owners and mental health advocates against suicide started in New Hampshire. Then, inside Colorado’s largest church, which draws some criticism for its teachings and community relations. And, Colorado’s former poet laureate helped transform “The Scarlet Letter” into an opera.
The effort by mental health activists and gun sellers provides suicide-prevention information to customers and shop owners.
A new initiative, the Colorado Gun Shop Project, aims to get the suicide prevention message out to gun owners.
Older white men take their own lives more frequently than any other demographic group. But why?
As suicides hit a record high in Colorado, an expert says stigma continues to surround mental health.
- Only Montana and Alaska had higher numbers than Colorado, according to The Crisis Text Line.Read more