To get the latest resources across the 80540 zip code, see the links below.
Click on the MENU BAR above and under the title “Community Resources” chose “ARTICLES/LISTS” to see full articles about different subjects involving (1) Community Resources (2) “mental wellness” and (3) “health,” with links, phone numbers, web pages and more …to help you enrich your life or reduce your stress.
Town of Lyons Commissions and Boards: includes descriptions of what they have accomplished; and their goals; and a list of officers, and vacancies
Town of Lyons: list/links of everything from Town Parks Dept. …to Regulations …to Board of Trustees Meetings and more — Main phone line: 303-823-6622
Boulder County = programs and offices (list)
===Boulder County Office on Aging = 303-441-3570; sign up for the Newsletter
Larimer County = programs and offices (list)
===Larimer County Office on Aging = 970-498-7750
School District (links to both Lyons schools; and St Vrain Valley School District links)
(All Local) Fire Districts – multiple links
FIRE Tips; Resources; Bans/Codes/Restrictions/Permits; and More
Library District – See Lyons Regional Library
Regional Transportation District = Bus, rail, and light rail transit service
COVID-19 = click, or use the search bar to find individual articles
Lyons Chamber of Commerce – officers and contact links
Lyons Churches: congregations; locations; service days and times
Lyons: Health, Emergency Housing and Food Assistance, and More
LEAF=Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund = includes Community Food Pantry (Wednesdays); Mental Wellness & Addiction Recovery (including on-line group therapy); Basic Needs and Resource Matching (funds); Meals on Wheels; Lyons Volunteers; Home Check Calls for Seniors; Coronavirus-caused crisis assistance
LCF=Lyons Community Foundation = We exist to improve the quality of life, build a culture of giving, and create positive change in the greater Lyons area. LCF raises funds to make grants for programs and organizations that address the unique needs of the Lyons community. Applications are due in September and granted in October (approximate dates)
Lyons Prepared is a community group of volunteer neighbors, for disaster preparedness
==WHAT WE DO: Lyons Prepared is focused on education and communication about natural disaster & emergency preparedness throughout the Lyons Fire Protection District.
==Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in volunteering or learning more about disaster preparedness. === web site: https://www.lyonsprepared.com/
Lyons Police Department
In an Emergency, call 9-1-1.
Non-emergency number (dispatcher): (303) 441-4444
If you want to see a deputy for consultation or to place a report in person, call the dispatcher phone number (303) 441-4444 and someone will soon meet you at the station. There is a deputy on patrol in Lyons at all times 24/7 (four deputies). Effective 1/23 POLICE CHIEF Cody Sears: normal working hours during the week: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 8a.m. – 630p.m. == For more information about Lyons Police Department, click this LINK. == For information about Lyons Co-Responder, click this LINK. === The Town of Lyons has an Ordinance Violation Officer who you can report incidents to.
ARE YOU IN CRISIS? Are you seeking mental health counselors?
For a complete list of agencies, resource centers, phone hot lines for crisis, addiction recovery, emergency home-life assistance, classes, and more, go to our article “Emotional & Mental Support During a Crisis” — Includes state, county and town of Lyons resources. (A quick list of resources is below)
Mental Health Partners, Colorado is Boulder and Broomfield Counties’ behavioral health center, serving our community for over 50 years. — Their main office is in Longmont; but the 24/7/365 Walk-In Center at 3180 Airport Road in Boulder for immediate help with a mental health crisis. == If you think you need mental health or addiction recovery services, call the main line at (303)-443-8500 www.mhpcolorado.org
Colorado Crisis Services == the statewide behavioral health crisis response system offering mental health, substance use or emotional crisis help, … == closest office is in Boulder, 3180 Airport Rd. See other locations on their web site. (844)493-8255 / or text “TALK” to 38255 == available 24/7/365 ==Whatever you are going thru / there is no wrong reason to call. www.coloradoCrisisServices.org
The country-wide CRISIS hotline/emergencies is now in effect: 988 = for Americans in crisis to connect with suicide prevention and mental health crisis counselors. (bypass calling 911 or the police) === receive instant access to a trained person who can help you… talk with you… find you a professional near you… and more.
Lyons now has a co-responder (mental health) who will come out with the Police, if you need help. Ask for one when you call 9-1-1.