Old Town Hot Springs

OTHS Logo NonProfit

Agency Description:  Old Town Hot Springs seeks to revamp and expand our charitable and scholarship offerings to increase our reach and have greater impact on the community. We seek to help youth and families in need, through scholarships and partnerships, to have access to our aquatics and fitness facilities, and health promoting services and programs.

Phone Number:  (970) 879-1828

Website: www.oldtownhotsprings.org [Read more…]

Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Colorado – Steamboat Springs

Organization Name: Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Colorado – Steamboat Springs

Agency Description:

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Colorado provide a safe, positive place for the kids in our communities. Our Clubsare staffed with youth development professionals, who mentor, teach and play with the kids we serve.

At the Clubs, members are involved in educational and fun youth-development programs that give eac

h child a sense of competence, power to influence decisions, usefulness and belonging–all qualities which will help them make the most of their lives and become the leaders of today and tomorrow.

Phone Number: (970)871-3160Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs, BGCSS

Website Address: www.BGCNWC.org [Read more…]

City of Steamboat Springs – Parks & Community Services

Organization Name:  City of Steamboat Springs – Parks & Community Services Department

Agency Description:  

The Recreation department offers a variety of programs for youth, teens, adults and seniors alike to include sports leagues, summer camps, after school programs, field trips, job training and more!

Phone Number:  (970) 879 – 4300

Website:  www.steamboatsprings.net/recreation

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Grand Futures of Routt County

Futures Prevention CoalitionOrganization Name:  Grand Futures of Routt County

Agency Description:
Grand Futures works to promote drug-free lifestyles for youth through a variety of broad-based programming designed to enhance protective factors Grand_Futures-Photo1and reduce risk factors associated with alcohol, tobacco and drug (ATOD) use. Programs tie in with nationally recognized prevention strategies and include: ATOD Education Programs and Resource Distribution to Youth, Parents and Youth Serving Organizations; Co-Facilitation of the Steamboat Springs Teen Council; Drug-Free Social and Recreational Activities for Youth; ATOD and Impaired Driving Prevention Media Campaigns; Responsible Alcohol Serving Classes; Technical Assistance to Alcohol Retailers; and Youth, Parent and Community Survey Administration.

Our staff is happy to present in schools and to community groups on the topics of alcohol, tobacco and drug use and its associated risks.

Grand Futures is a non-profit organization and has been the only dedicated source of prevention activities in Routt County since 1990.

Phone Number:  (970) 879-6188

Website:  http://www.grandfutures.org [Read more…]

Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association

Northwest Colorado VNAOrganization Name:  Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association

Agency Description:
We are working to make it easier to live healthy in our communities. Visiting Nurse AssociationOur programs in public health, home health, hospice and palliative care, primary care, and wellness and prevention, address a wide range of health needs, from prenatal through end of life in Routt and Moffat counties. We are extending our efforts in areas of public policy and environmental health, obesity prevention and nutrition, youth tobacco use, chronic disease prevention and self-management and emergency preparation while advocating for safer and healthier schools, work places and homes. We provide support and practical guidance for individuals and families working to make better lifestyle choices or coping with grief, trauma or caregiving and aging challenges. We offer our services on a sliding scale, ensuring all residents may benefit from our care and expertise. We are empowering individuals to take a leading role in their health and wellbeing for a better future tha t, ultimately, benefits us all.

Phone Number:  (970) 879-1632

Website:  http://www.nwcovna.org [Read more…]

Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide

REPSOrganization Name: Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide

Organization Nickname:  REPS

Agency Description:  

REPS is a largely volunteer 501(c)3 coalition of community members invested in stopping suicide in the Yampa Valley and supporting those who have lost a loved one to suicide through education and awareness. We believe that suicide is devastating to our community and that there are alternatives. Our programs include a 24/7 hotline, the Suicide Prevention Advocates program at Yampa Valley Medical Center, ASIST and QPR training, a Depression/Bi-Polar Support Group and a Heartbeat Survivor Support Group. We also do many trainings in our schools and offer one-on-one crisis support. Through generous grants we have money available to help pay for therapy for those who need assistance.

Phone Number:  (970) 846-8182

Website: http://www.preservinglife.org/

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Yampatika

YampatikaOrganization Name:  Yampatika

Agency Description:
Main goal: To develop environmental learning opportunities for residents and guests of NW Colorado. Established in 1992 Yampatika continues to be the only non-profit organization that offers a continuum Yampatika-Photo2of educational services for ages preK through senior citizen in Routt, Moffat & Jackson Counties.

Yampatika operates an Environmental Learning Center at the City of Steamboat Springs-owned Legacy Ranch. The historical ranch is a rural backdrop for cutting edge science programming for youth (incl. at risk), adults & families with camps, school programs, self-guided tours, and snowshoe adventures.

Yampatika is part of a statewide and national movement to create systemic change in schools with our Environmental Literacy Program serving K-5th grades.

Each year we serve 15,000 with safe, enjoyable, and educational outdoor activities that instill a sense of environmental stewardship.
Our offices, Nature Center & Book Store are located within in the USFS Building in Steamboat Springs, CO.

Phone Number:  (970) 871-9151

Website:  http://www.yampatika.org [Read more…]