Resources in Colorado to Help You After an Accident

Support services and legal and financial resources for accident and injury victims in Colorado

We've compiled resources for anyone who's been involved in an accident in the state of Colorado. From financial programs to legal services to emotional support groups, there are many services and informative websites available to help you in your recovery process.

If you know of any other helpful resources, please let us know! We will continue to build this list as we learn of new support services and resources.

Information on laws and regulations

Colorado State Patrol Department of Public Safety

Information on how to report an accident from the Colorado police department.

Colorado Department of Revenue, Division of Motor Vehicles

Colorado's department of motor vehicles.

Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, Division of Insurance

Regulates and monitors the insurance industry and provides information and complaint resources to consumers/accident victims.

Accident Data Center

Resources and contact information for reporting an accident and getting support services in Denver.

Governors Highway Safety Administration (Colorado)

Key Colorado highway safety laws, which could be important to know in an insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit.

Resources for emotional support

MD Junction – Accident Support Group

National online community of patients, family members and friends dedicated to dealing with accidents.

SupportGroups.com- Brain Injuries

National online forum of support groups, includes a brain injuries forum and discussion about accidents.

Biker Down (Motorcycle Accidents)

BikerDown is a nonprofit that serves the motorcycle community by providing support to injured riders and their families.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

MADD offers supportive services for those who have survived drunk driving accidents. Content includes support group listings and information on victims' rights. Colorado office.

Resources for brain injury accident victims

Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado

 

 


Colorado Brain Injury Program

The Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado is a resource for help and services for survivors of an injury to the brain, their families and providers. (Includes support group directory.)

The Brain Injury Program is part of the Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Community Access and Independence. Funds for services, education and research are generated via the Colorado Traumatic Brain Injury Trust Fund.

Resources for those injured at work

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE), Workers Compensation site

Includes information on workers' compensation and resources for injured workers seeking pain and suffering damages.

CDLE: Workers' Compensation, Injured Employees

Required documents for injured employees who want to file a claim.

Department of Labor

Information on federal employee workers' compensation regulations.

Legal resources

Enjuris Colorado

Find information about personal injury law in the state of Colorado including the injury claim processtime limits (statute of limitations)how to find a good Colorado lawyer, and information on shared fault, owner liability, damage caps, and more.

American Bar Association- Personal Injury Information

Information on the different types of personal injury cases that exist.

Colorado Bar Association (Legal Resources)

Colorado Car Accident Settlement and Lawsuits (Nolo)

Facts for people considering hiring an attorney.

State laws surrounding insurance claims or lawsuits after an accident.

FindLaw's Colorado Accident and Injury

Breaks down some of Colorado's main injury laws, including laws on negligence and the time limits for filing an injury suit.

Financial resources

The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS)

Information on state services such as Medicaid, children's health insurance, temporary assistance and obtaining financial aid from hospitals.

CDHS' PEAK

Online service for Coloradans to screen and apply for medical, food, cash and child care assistance programs.

Colorado DOL Assistance Programs

Listings of organizations that offer financial assistance for your medical bills.  

Colorado Department of Healthcare Financing

Information on programs for individuals with physical disabilities, including those who were injured in accidents.

Colorado Consumer Health Initiative

A nonprofit organization providing information on potential resources for people with large hospital bills that they cannot pay.  

Needhelppayingbills.com

Resources and forums about financial assistance.

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