Each year, more than one million Coloradans experience a mental health or substance abuse disorder, yet only half get the care they need. The result: Increased hospitalization, homelessness, incarceration, and one of the highest suicide rates in the nation.
How do we make Colorado a national leader in the prevention and treatment of mental illness? Join Andrew Romanoff, former Speaker of the Colorado House and the current President and CEO of Mental Health Colorado, 11 a.m. on Sunday, May 6. 2018 at First Plymouth Congregational Church, 3501 S. Colorado Blvd. Englewood CO 80113 (303-762-0616), as he leads a discussion on the benefits of early intervention - and the costs of inaction. This program is sponsored by First Plymouth WISE (Welcoming, Inclusive, Supportive, and Engaged for Mental Health).