-If you or someone you know is at-risk of suicide, you can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255. This lifeline is available 24/7, and it is a confidential resource.
-American Foundation for Suicide Prevention provides many different resources to help prevent suicide.
-National Alliance on Mental Illness is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
-You Matter is a safe space online where youth can share stories through blogs about mental health and wellness. This was created by the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
-Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. These trainings are offered locally and nationally.
-Mental Health Partners provides immediate access to expert mental health and substance use care for people in the Front Range area. They have a 24/7 crisis line: 1-844-493-TALK (8255).
-The Second Wind Fund provides Boulder/Denver area youth at-risk of suicide the mental health treatment that they need.
-The Hope Coalition of Boulder County provides support for depression awareness and suicide prevention.
Resources for you or anyone you know who is needing mental health support
Consider donating to either of two charities in memory of Ben and to help support suicide prevention
A song and reminder to check in with the people in our lives, because we never know who may be needing our support