Local LGBTQ+ Resources in Grand Junction and on the Western Slope

Updated: Jul 22


Looking for safe and welcoming people but not sure where to turn in Grand Junction? Here’s an up to date comprehensive list of friendly providers, faith based open and affirming churches, and more. Don't see one of the agencies or providers you're looking for? Or, have you experienced negativity or hostility at any of the above locations? Please send me a private message through my "Contact and Location" page and let me know. I strive to keep our community safe and affiliated with welcoming organizations. **This page is updated at least once a month**

Counseling/Mental Health/Trans and Gender Therapy

Identity Insights Counseling: Devin Pinkston, MA, NCC, LPC. 2470 Patterson Rd. Ste 6 Office #3, 5, 10 Grand Junction, CO 81505:

Phone 970-644-2392. https://www.devinpinkston.com

Identity Insights Counseling: Kyle Davis, MA, NCC, LPC. 2470 Patterson Rd. Suite 6 Office #5 Grand Junction, CO 81505 Phone: 970-644-2392

Identity Insights Counseling: Cody Neal, MA, NCC, LPC. 2470 Patterson Rd Ste 6 Office #3 Grand Junction, CO 81505: Phone: 970-644-2392

Identity Insights Counseling: Megan Sand, MA, LSW. 2470 Patterson Rd Ste 6 Office #10 and 10 Grand Junction, CO 81505: Phone: 970-644-2392

Associates and Behavioral Counseling: Suzanne Goudzwaard, Psy.D

518 28 Road Suite A207 Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-245-3212 http://www.abcounseling.com/suzi.html

High Desert Healing Center

1141 N. 25th St. Suite D Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-822-2644


Grand Junction Counseling Agencies/Private Practices

Behavioral Clinical Services : 1112 Belford Avenue Grand Junction, Colorado: Phone 970-241-6500 http://www.coloradomesa.edu/student...

Encounter Counseling Center: Chelsea Yamaguchi, MA, NCC, LPCC. 917 Main St. Suite 4 Grand Junction CO 81501: Phone 970-633-0177. www.encountercounselingcenter.com

Grand Valley Counseling-Mobile Counseling: Shawn Williamson, MS, LPC. Phone: 970-623-7766

Mind Springs: 515 28 ¾ Rd Grand Junction, CO 81501: Phone (970) 241-6023: CRISIS CENTER: 970-241-6022 http://mindspringshealth.org/

Life Coaches

Annette and Ada's Academy for Personal Development:

Contact Ada Stadelman. 327 North 7th Street, Suite 21, Grand Junction, CO 81501, (970) 462-7818

Voice Training

Anna Lantry, BM

Voice coaching, singing, and voice acting coach for transgender and non-binary individuals (online training only). Book appointments online


Social Media Resources/LGBTQ+ Giveaways

"Soft Served Gentleman"-Dean Alejandro

Instagram: @softservedgentleman

Facebook: @softservedgentleman (https://www.facebook.com/SoftServedGentleMan)

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/SSGentlman

Free STI Screenings

​Western Colorado AIDS Project (WESTCAP)

2352 North 7th St. Suite A-1

Grand Junction

Phone: 970-243-2437

Toll Free: 800.765.8594

St. Mary's (General Hospital)

2635 N 7th Street

Grand Junction CO, 81501

Phone: 970-248-2800

*Dr. Amy Davis is the regional HIV/AIDS specialist

LGBTQ+/Queer Friendly Medication Prescribers

Eric Butters, MS, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC: Advanced Psychiatric Solutions,

619 Main St. Suite 145 Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-283-7153

website: www.advpsychsolutions.com

Arata Psychiatry Group

Chelsea Arata, PMHNP-BC

655 N 12th St Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-639-0830

Website: http://aratapsychiatry.org/

Delta-Montrose Counseling Agencies

Center for Mental Health: 605 E. Miami Road, Montrose CO, 81401:

Phone 970-249-9694 http://www.centermh.org/

Center for Mental Health: 107 W. 11th St., Delta CO, 81416:

Phone 970-874-8981 http://www.centermh.org/

Solutions Wellness: 2798 Woodgate Rd. STE A, Montrose CO, 81401:

Phone 970-249-4449 http://www.solutionsandme.com/

Trans and Non-Binary Friendly Electrolysis

Nicole, CED: Electrolysis

Point of contact: Richard Romero

Grand Junction, CO

(Must call to schedule an appointment and retrieve address)

Phone: 970-773-6270

Transgender Friendly Doctors (HRT)

Dr. Scott Rollins, MD: Integrative Medicine: 2470 Patterson Rd. #8 Grand Junction, Co 81505: phone: 970-245-6911

Dr. Amy Bratteli, MD: Red Canyon Family Medicine 456 Kokopelli Dr. Fruita, CO 81521 Phone: 970-256-2585

Dr. Jennifer Stroh, MD, 2139 N. 12th Street Suite 2 Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-256-1664.

Lake City, Colorado:

Dr. Beuford T. Durmon, MD: Lake City Area Medical Center, 700 Henson Lake City, CO 81235 Phone: 970-944-2331

Transgender Friendly (Top) Surgeon

Dr. Matthew Swelstad, MD: ReGenesis Plastic Surgery and Skin Care. 2643 Patterson Rd. Suite 506 Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-242-8177

Dr. Jeffrey Pitcher, MD: ReGenesis Plastic Surgery and Skin Care. 2643 Patterson Rd. Suite 506 Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-242-8177

Hysterectomy Specialists

Dr. Joshua Pearson, D.O: Women’s Health Care of Western Colorado. 2525 N. 8th St. #202 Grand Junction, CO 81501. Phone: 970-245-1168

Dr. Ron Stuart, M.D. Colorado West Women’s Care of the Grand Valley. 2372 G Rd. Grand Junction, CO 81505. Phone: 970-243-7908


Latimer House: Undisclosed location. Call for more information. Phone: (970) 241-0324 http://www.htop.org/project/latimer...: Latimer House provides shelter and counseling for victims of domestic violence.

The House: For teens that need help. Undisclosed location. Call for more information. Phone: 970-241-1445, to volunteer call Troy at 970-580-4837 http://www.thehousegj.org/


Salon Inspire-Leslie Trickel. 216 N Ave. #10 Grand Junction CO 81501: Phone: 970-270-3366. https://www.facebook.com/SalonInspi...

Home Improvement

”Popcorn Ceiling Removal”-Guy and Cara Purcella. www.mrpatchdrywall.com Grand Junction and surrounding area

Phone: 970-639-2604

Clothing Alterations

Alterations by Carla: 1700 170 BL #2 Grand Junction 81501. Phone: 970-260-4222

Transgender/LGBTQ Friendly Groups

1. MOGII-Western Slope Pride Facebook Page


2. Transcend


3. Grand Junction Queer and Ally Connection

https://www.facebook.com/GrandJunctionQueerandAllyConnection/ (Public Page)

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1039276482795450/ (Private Group)

LGBTQ Advocacy

1. One Colorado


One Colorado Facebook Page


2. Western Slope Pride Facebook Page


Western Slope Pride Website


3. Colorado West Pride Facebook Group


GSA's and Safe Spaces

​Delta College

Counseling-Advising Career Services

Delta Prism Alliance (GSA)

Contact Denise Hill 989-686-9160

Contact Liz Ullrich 989-686-9103

Website: http://www.delta.edu/counselingandcareerservices/lgbt-resources.aspx

Grand Junction High School

GSA (Gay Straight Alliance)

1400 N. 5th Street

Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-254-6900

Sponsor contacts: Justin Whiteford Justin.whitefor@d51schools.org

Serenity Santistevan serenity.santistevan@d51schools.org

Stefani Backes Stefani.backes@d51sdchools.org

Colorado Mesa University

Contacts: Sarah Swedberg 970-248-1024


Mike Mansheim 970-248-1412


Website: http://www.coloradomesa.edu/student-services/diversity-and-health/student-diversity.html

Welcoming and affirming churches

First Congregational Church

1425N 5th Street

Grand Junction, CO 81501

Open and Affirming

Two Rivers Center for Spiritual Living 251 Colorado Ave Grand Junction, CO 81501 970.433.7799

St Matthews 3888 27-1/2 Rd

Grand Junction, CO 81506 Phone: (970) 242-3293

American Lutheran 631 26 1/2 Rd

Grand Junction, CO 81506 Phone: (970) 242-7774

Unitarian Universalist 536 Ouray Ave

Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: (970) 257-0772

Open/Affirming Churches Delta/Montrose Area

​Hillcrest Congregational

United Church of Christ

611 S. Hillcrest Dr

Montrose, Co 81401

Phone: 970-249-9047

Website: http://montroseucc.org

Union Congregational Church

United Church of Christ

696 Main St.

Nucla, CO 81424

Phone: 970-275-5995, 970-864-7863


Devin Pinkston is a local mental health counselor and Gender Therapist in Grand Junction Colorado. Call to schedule a consultation today at 970-644-2392.

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Located in "The Office"

2470 Patterson Rd. STE 6 Office 3, 5, and 10

Grand Junction, CO 81505

Phone: 1970-644-2392


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