COVID-19 LIST OF LISTS
We are building lists of where to shop locally, how to support local businesses during this difficult time. We are hoping to expand this list each chance we can get during our Social Distancing and now lock down. We are currently looking for licensed therapists that are setting up teletherapy for our community, as well as lists of local services that are going virtual with classes, workouts, and anything else, we can help get the word out. Please email us your information and we will post for free.
The YS Directory is pretty complete (although not every business) and can help you find local businesses to support. Pick your category, then narrow by town. It will auto filter for you.
YS Directory of area businesses:
Local Area Hospitals:
Here are some of the lists we are compiling.
The almighty TP:
Coffee & Tea:
Local Chocolate and Ice Cream:
(always a necessity)
YS Directory of Local Restaurants:
For the love of God, before shopping Amazon, please support our local retailers. Most are actively working to provide virtual services. You can filter by town and category with Yellow Scene Magazine’s Online Directory:
Governor’s Rally for Volunteers & Support Services:
(It does require a background check.)
Did you know that you can dial 2-1-1 or visit www.211colorado.org for help with Coronavirus concerns? There’s a list of local organizations there as well.
Local groups rallying support:
Help for Boulder County COVID-19
Business Networking & Funding:
Multiple Groups listed here:
Mental Health Resources & Tips (we will be adding to this):
Local therapists offering sliding scales, reduced rates, and virtual services:
BrainCraft a Youtube channel by Vanessa Hill, an award-winning science educator, host and STEM advocate with several videos on coping through COVID.
Boulder County sent us this list as well:
Resources From Mental Health America Website
Mental Health America (MHA) is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting overall mental health. Their website has resources specifically pertaining to: Parents, Caregivers, Financial Support, Tools and Info on Anxiety, Tools to Connect with Others, Suicide Prevention/Immediate Response, Domestic Violence Survivors Info, LGBTQ+ Individuals, Veterans, and Older Adults. They also have free webinars, live events, and workshops available.
Additional Resources For Immediate Response
Disaster Distress Helpline
Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746.The Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH) provides crisis counseling and support for anyone in the U.S. experiencing distress or other behavioral health concerns related to any natural or human-caused disaster, including public health emergencies.
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals at 1-800-273-8255.
Crisis Text Line
Text MHA to 741741 and you’ll be connected to a trained Crisis Counselor. Crisis Text Line provides free, text-based support 24/7.
If you need assistance finding food, paying for housing bills, accessing free childcare, or other essential services, visit 211.org or dial 211 to speak to someone who can help. Run by the United Way.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
For any victims and survivors who need support, call 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-799-7233 for TTY, or if you’re unable to speak safely, you can log onto thehotline.org or text LOVEIS to 22522.
Caregiver Help Desk
Contact Caregiver Action Network’s Care Support Team by dialing 1-855-227-3640. Staffed by caregiving experts, the Help Desk helps you find the right information you need to help you navigate your complex caregiving challenges. Caregiving experts are available 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET (M-F).
The Partnership for Drug-free Kids Helpline
Call 1-855-378-4373 if you are having difficulty accessing support for your family, or a loved one struggling with addiction faces care or treatment challenges resulting from COVID-19 circumstances, the Partnership for Drug-free Kids’ specialists can guide you. Support is available in English and Spanish, from 9:00 a.m.- midnight ET weekdays and noon – 5:00 p.m.
Shavonne Blades with Yellow Scene Magazine explains the impacts on the publication due to COVID-19, their efforts to help promote businesses during this current economic climate, as well as her favorite stories from the last 20 years since starting the publicationYellow Scene Magazinehttps://YellowScene.com/303-828-2700Editorial@YellowScene.com
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