In response to the March 22, 2021 mass shooting in South Boulder, Community Foundation Boulder County has established a fund to support the victims, their families, and our community in dealing with and processing these events. Following are related community resources and supports:
- The Boulder County Crisis Fund supports the needs of those directly affected and the needs of our community to heal.
- For Officer Talley and his family: Colorado Fallen Hero Foundation, Boulder County Injured and Fallen Officer Foundation, Colorado State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police
- Mental Health resources available to help community cope with the #BoulderShooting
- Colorado Crisis Services: Offers walk-in and crisis intervention services at a variety of locations throughout Colorado. They can be reached 24/7 at 1-844-493-TALK (8255).
- Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH): 1-800-985-5990. The DDH provides crisis counseling and support for anyone experiencing distress or other behavioral health concerns related to any natural or human-caused disaster, including public health emergencies.
- The Interfaith Network on Mental Health is offering "Conversation for Connection: Supporting Mental Health" every Thursday evening, 7-8 p.m. Join on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4264420220
Talking to kids
- How to explain the shooting to your kids
- How to talk with kids about scary events
- Boulder Library's family resources for processing violence