Our Mission is Simple:

 
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We are here to prevent suicide in Eagle County by providing education, training, and HOPE!

 
 

Our Story

SpeakUp ReachOut is a group of individuals throughout Eagle County who are dedicated to providing suicide prevention, intervention and loss support services to those in need.  

We meet at the Avon Police Department (60 Buck Creek Rd)on the third Thursday of every month at 4pm. If you’re interested in getting involved, you are welcome to join us.

 
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Our Goals are basic:

(not easy, but realistic)

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#1

Reduce the Number of Suicides in Eagle County

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#2

Educate Our Community on Suicide Prevention

 

In the News

 
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You Are Not Alone

“Call me tomorrow. Please.” This was a text I received at 12:23 a.m. on February 18. I read the message at around 5 a.m. when I woke up, and I took a deep breath.

It was from a childhood friend who was going through a very difficult time. Cody would call very late at night in crisis, and our calls would typically last a few hours. I was happy he was reaching out and…”

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Suicide Prevention Can Be as Simple as Speaking Up, Reaching Out

“The subject is personal for Erin Ivie. Her best friend, Luke, committed suicide in 2007. Since then, 10 more of her acquaintances died by suicide. Before that, she didn’t know much about suicide. Now she does…”

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10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Support Speak Up Reach Out of Eagle County as they spread the word about Mental Health and suicide prevention through education, support and training.

If you’re interested in donating to the cause, please click here to visit ColoradoGives.org.

 
 

BE YOUR OWN KIND OF BRAVE

This is a statement that we stand for and something that we practice. As you can imagine, dancing around town in bright yellow shirts took some courage! Join us, be brave, and have fun with the SURO team.