Vail Health Behavioral Health is dedicated to ensuring all patients have access to behavioral health services regardless of their ability to pay. We partner with a variety of organizations to ease financial constraints. Some organizations help with everyday expenses or unexpected medical bills, while others can offer financial assistance to pay for behavioral health services. Explore the options below for more information.

Eagle County: Olivia's Fund

Olivia’s Fund will provide financial assistance to youth and uninsured individuals in Eagle County to help pay for mental health services for up to six sessions per person per year. This Fund will cover anyone in need of behavioral health services, regardless of insurance or immigration status. To apply for assistance, please visit and complete the Olivia’s Fund patient application in English or Spanish.

Summit County: Building Hope Mental Health Scholarship

Building Hope Mental Health Scholarship provides up to 12 free sessions of care for qualified recipients in Summit County. The scholarships are accepted by most private providers and mental health agencies in the community. Once approved for a Building Hope Scholarship, recipients are able to select a provider of their choice or a Building Hope Care Team member can help determine which provider will best meet the requested needs. To apply for a scholarship, please visit and complete the Building Hope Mental Health Scholarship patient application in English or Spanish.

Don't Have Insurance or Need Help Getting It?

Medicaid & Other Insurance Enrollment Programs
The Vail Health Behavioral Health community outreach team can assist with Medicaid screening and enrollment. Community outreach specialists help individuals with the entire application process from start to finish. If Medicaid is not available, a community outreach specialist can assist with connecting individuals to other insurance options. Bilingual services are available to anyone in Eagle County regardless of documentation status. To get started, please call (970) 422-3039 or email
Vail Health Financial Assistance Program
Vail Health provides other financial assistance options to patients who do not have sufficient resources to pay for services and is compliant with Colorado Hospital Discount Care bill (HB-21-1198). For more information and to explore financial assistance options, visit

Vail Health Financial Assistance

Other Financial Resources:

A Way Out
A Way Out supports, empowers, and educates the most vulnerable and at-risk individuals in Western Colorado to live healthy, happy and whole lives free from alcohol and drug addiction.

Bright Future Foundation   
Bright Future Foundation empowers families and individuals affected by domestic violence and sexual assault. As Eagle County’s only community-based domestic violence and sexual assault agency, Bright Future Foundation serves clients with prevention, crisis intervention, advocacy, and long-term healing services.

Building Hope
Building Hope Summit County is a community-wide initiative designed to create a more coordinated, effective and responsive mental health system that promotes emotional health, reduces stigma and improves access to care and support for everyone in Summit County.

Eagle County Human Services
The Division of Health & Human Services provides income, nutrition and support services to those in need through federal, state and county funded programs.  

Swift Eagle
Swift Eagle gives grants for personal and living expenses to people in crisis or hardship situations (people affected by COVID-19 may fall under this criteria). Applicants must be Eagle County residents for a minimum of one year to qualify for a grant. A person may receive only one grant. To apply, please visit Swift Eagle Charitable Fund, and follow the instructions. 

Vail Valley Charitable Fund
Vail Valley Charitable Fund (VVCF) provides financial assistance to those suffering from a medical crisis or long-term illness. To apply, please visit the VVCF website and follow the instructions.

Vail Valley Salvation Army
Vail Valley Salvation Army provides emergency financial assistance and a local food pantry. Contact (970) 748-0704 for more information.