About Us

Jefferson Center for Mental Health is the not-for- profit community mental health center serving Jefferson, Clear Creek, and Gilpin counties since 1958. Our mission is to promote mental health and provide quality mental health services for persons with emotional problems and/or serious mental illness. We are partners with our community, working together to create a place that fosters mental health and supports those with mental health challenges.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Jeanne Oliver, Vice President, Marketing & Development

4851 Independence, Suite 200, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Telephone: 303-432-5174

Who Is Jefferson Center

Our  Mission

To inspire hope, improve lives and strengthen our community by providing mental health and related solutions for individuals and families.

Our Vision

A community where mental health matters and care is accessible to all.

Jefferson Center Shared Values

  • People – We care about all whose lives we touch.
  • Excellence – We will deliver the best measureable outcomes, service, and client experience.
  • Community – We have a vital role in creating and sustaining a healthy community.
  • Partnership – We work together with others to bring about our best accomplishments.
  • Integrity – We act with honesty and show through our actions our commitment to professional and ethical standards.
  • Innovation – We always seek better ways to serve clients and our community with creativity and a sense of energy.
  • Respect – We treat everyone with dignity and embrace diversity.
  • Stewardship – We advance our mission by wisely managing our resources.


Jefferson Center is proud to partner with these organizations: