Featured Blog Archives - TGTHR (formerly Attention Homes)
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TGTHR Youth, Aspen, Shares Story

Aspen, a 20-year-old living at TGTHR, has always wanted to go to college. But they were born with several medical issues, and like many other young adults, have struggled with depression and suicidal thoughts. Of the money they do have, they use it to pay … Read more

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National Suicide Prevention Month

During the month of September human service providers, mental health clinicians, community members, survivors and allies unite to spread the word about suicide prevention awareness. In this blog post, we will delve into the grim reality of suicide among homeless youth and explore ways in … Read more

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Sleep Out 2023

TGTHR’s 11th annual Sleep Out event on September 21, 2023 was a great success, bringing in over $78,000 to support youth facing homelessness! Dozens gathered for an inspiring program featuring TGTHR youth reflecting on their experiences. We recognized Ian as this year’s Youth Enterprise Award recipient, heard directly … Read more

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TGTHR Night Out

Our 2023 spring social, TGTHR Night Out was an inspiring display of community, camaraderie, and solidarity in the mission to end youth homelessness. You could feel the energy in the room, as friends and community partners enjoyed delicious refreshments and live music, wrote “welcome home” … Read more

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Groundbreaking Celebration for 2700 Wewatta

Construction at 2700 Wewatta, in Denver, is officially underway! This building will provide 56 units of supportive housing to transition-age youth (18-24) who are at risk of/or experiencing homelessness. The 2700 Wewatta project will follow the same successful model as 1440 Pine, in Boulder; providing … Read more

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Senator Bennet Visits TGTHR

On January 9, 2023 we enthusiastically welcomed Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet to TGTHR to learn more about our programs, meet some program participants, and talk with TGTHR staff. He toured The Source Drop-In Center and Overnight Shelter which provides immediate resources to young people … Read more

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Addressing the mystery: Why are adolescents more suicidal since the pandemic?

Many news outlets have reported a marked increase in suicidality amongst teenagers over the past two years. Unfortunately, adolescent depression, anxiety, and suicide rates have actually been climbing since before the pandemic, with a 60 percent increase from 2007 to 2018 in suicidality in this … Read more