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Integrate mind*body*fitness CrossFit Salida	

thumbnail_1601Integrate_mindbodyfitness_CrossFit_Salida305 G Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.539.2700

Toll Free: 719.221.1904 (cell)

INTEGRATE Mind.Body.Fitness and CrossFit Salida is Chaffee County’s premier holistic wellness center and functional training gym. Our brand-new 4,000 s.f. facility includes: Holistic wellness center and spa with six individual treatment rooms. Functional training gym with cutting-edge equipment and personal coaching. Community meeting rooms with constantly varied, high-intensity, functional movement. Community meeting rooms for educational workshops and programs. Far Infrared Sauna. Eucalyptus Steam Room. Men and women’s shower/locker rooms. We offer many healthcare options, including: Massage therapy, physical therapy, rolfing structural integration, acupuncture, esthetic skin care, Feldenkrais movement therapy, psychotherapy, nutritional counseling, raindrop therapy, healing energy therapy, yoga, pilates mat, CrossFit, monkey bar gym and personal training. Our holistic practitioners and trainers share a vision to educate, inspire and support our community in optimal health and well being. Our team offers preventive education and empowerment to help facilitate your personal growth and help you to take a more active role in your own health care. Our goal is to create a truly unique wellness experience that will leave you feeling healthy and renewed. You can find more information on our website, by calling us at 719.539.2700, or stop by 305 G Street (catty corner from Safeway) for a tour of our building and to find out more about what we are pleased to be offering Chaffee County! Be sure to sign up on our website to receive our weekly email newsletter, which includes specials, promotions and general healthcare information from our wonderful team of practitioners and trainers who look forward to hearing from you soon!
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center	

thumbnail_546Heart_of_the_Rockies_Regional_Medical_Center1000 Rush Drive
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-530-2200

HRRMC is a community hospital in the deepest sense of the phrase. We welcome babies, save lives, and constantly seek ways to improve the quality of patient care. Our state-of-the-art facility may be new, but our mission for the past 125 years has remained the same: to provide personalized and exceptional care close to home. We are a Critical Access Hospital with all-private patient rooms. Our Emergency Department is physician-staffed 24/7 and is certified as a level IV Trauma Center. HRRMC offers a host of medical services and surgical specialties, a Family Birthing Center, Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center, rehabilitation services, and the latest diagnostic imaging technology, including digital mammography. Member of the Salida Business Alliance.
Arkansas Valley Physical Therapy & Pain Center	

thumbnail_1049Arkansas_Valley__Physical_Therapy735 Blake Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: (719) 539-3626 cell (719) 207-0187

Arkansas Valley Physical Therapy & Pain Center provides relief of pain by using specialized forms of electrical stimulation, cold laser light, ultrasound, heat/ice, touch and movement. Clients are taught how to manage and take control of their pain by creating strength, promoting free motion, and improving athletic performance — all to make you feel better! Treatment focuses on healing bodies from total joint replacement rehabilitation, myofacial release, joint mobilization, aquatic physical therapy, sports injuries, post-surgical care for all joints, worker compensation, cold laser for wound care and pain relief, stroke rehabilitation and sprains and strains. Remember: YOU can choose your physical therapist, no matter who your doctor is or where you had surgery. We accept: Medicare, Tricare (military insurance), Blue Cross/Blue Shield (in Network), Rocky Mountain Health Plan, and most other plans, as well as credit and debit cards. We have affordable payment plans. Get the treatment you need right away and pay later. If you intend to use your insurance, call the number on your card and verify your deductible and coinsurance before your first visit.
Wolfs Head Lodge	

Owner: Lila McClellan
66 Wolfs Head Drive
Coaldale, COWolf Head Lodge logo

Phone: 719-207-3790

How would you like a cooking and baking lesson with dinner to follow? …or, how about a lesson in fly tying, fishing on the Arkansas, then preparing and eating your catch for dinner! 

Wolfs Head Lodge offers a unique setting for learning, with lodging available upon request. Lila and her husband want to share their restaurant experiences and expertise in the food industry (most recently as the owners of the Rise and Shine Bakery/Cafe/Gallery in downtown Salida), as well as their other passions. 

Classes are offered in cooking, baking, fly tying and fishing, intensive yoga, gong meditation, painting and photography.
Arkansas Valley Endodontics	

8044 W. Hwy 50, Suite 202
Salida, CO 81201

PO Box 309
Poncha Springs, CO 81242

Phone: 719.539.4830

Please visit our website for a good overview of our practice and Dr. Westphal. We are now in the Salida office every Monday. As the practice grows, so will the number of days per week. Arkansas Valley Endodontics provides Salida, Buena Vista, Gunnison, Crested Butte and the San Luis Valley with endodontic specialty care (root-canal therapy) without having to travel great distances
Cloud 9 Chiropractic & Day Spa	

thumbnail_1084Cloud_9_Chiropractic___Day_Spa329 W. Hwy 50
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-8595

Currently, we offer chiropractic, massage and manicures and pedicures and are hoping to have an esthetician hired soon. The spa also contains a jacuzzi and sauna that can be used separately or in conjunction with all other services. The chiropractor offers nutritional supplementation recommendations based on individual needs. We can schedule spa parties and offer spa packages as well.
Saint Francis Organics	

Saint-Francis-OrganicsPO Box 102
Howard, CO 81233

Phone: (720) 362-3751
Alt: (303) 563-9572

Saint Francis Organics is a manufacturing/distribution company of organic personal-care products. Manufacturing is in Englewood (CO) with warehouse and offices in Howard. What makes our products unique in the industry is our USDA (95% organic content) and NSF (70% organic content) certifications. We sell our products to spas, salons, resorts, medical professionals and health and wellness facilities. We also sell products in the domestic U.S. and, in the future, will sell internationally. Our line consists of:

USDA (95%) body care — lotion, body wash, hand wash
NSF (70%) hair care — shampoo and conditioners
NSF (70%) cleaning — laundry, dishwasher, fruit and veggie cleaners
NSF (70%) baby care — lotion, body wash/shampoo and wipes
NSF (70%) facial care — creams, cleansers, toners, anti-aging

Normal business hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Gathering Place – A Center for Wellness	

thumbnail_1172The_Gathering_Place__A_Center_for_Wellness12680 CR 258
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-4561, cell 719.239.1397

The Gathering Place was incorporated as a Colorado Non-Profit in October 1992 and received its IRS Tax 501(c)3 designation in April 1999. The center provides education and services in the fields of holistic health and wellness, personal growth and development, and spirited studies. Wellness is achieved through balancing and harmonizing the whole Body-Mind-Spirit complex. The center published a magazine distributed throughout Colorado for 10 years. We now publish online at We ran our retail bookstore, education and therapy center at the Phoenix Nest for 10 years in downtown Salida. Plans are to develop 24 acres with three ponds, meditation groves, a seven-path labyrinth (wheelchair accessible)which is a destination spot for people to come, relax, and enjoy. Member of the Salida Business Alliance.
M&M Shear Envy	

thumbnail_1638M_M_Shear_Envy_139 W. 2nd Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.239.0095

Toll Free: Alt: 719.221.4327 & 719.239.4030

Merlin and Meryl Trefethen are excited to be working with Marie Hartman at Shear Envy Salon. Merlin is a 2003 graduate of the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy. He is a Colorado-licensed, Nationally Certified Massage Therapist, as well as a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association. He has over 15,000 hours of hands-on experience and counting! He served for 22 years in the medical field, working in the emergency room and operating room, and later as a surgical supply coordinator. This experience has proven to be a valuable asset to his overall mission and practice, as it aids in knowledgeable rehabilitation of sports injuries, auto injuries and chronic pain. He is well versed in a variety of massage techniques, including deep tissue, Swedish, hot stone, spots and remedial massage, which enables him to keep his clients relaxed and happy. He believes it is his job to facilitate the massage that you desire, and is consistently told by clients that his is the best massage they have ever had! He believes in delivering exemplary customer service; and above all else, he strives to meet the individual needs of his clients by engaging in open, honest communication and offering an extremely fair pricing plan. Merlin looks forward to working with you and getting you on the path to feeling your very best! Meryl, colorist and stylist, offers a full range of haircolor, haircut and facial waxing services. She attended Behind the Chair with celebrity colorist Beth Minardi, as well as the Redken Exchange, both in NYC. She has a wide range of experience with both cut and color, which broadens her ability to find the right look for each person, based on hair type, texture, condition and skin tone. She believes that good hair is good therapy, and has consistently been one of the top-requested hairstylists at each salon for which she has worked. Meryl believes that every person deserves a great hair experience. From the customized color, to the scalp massage, to the precision cut, to the final finishing details, she strives to provide a service that is unsurpassed. She believes that beautiful hair is healthy, shiny hair that moves and falls into place with ease, and that is what she delivers. It’s all in the details! She looks forward to working with you to help you find your perfect style. Brands carried: Kevin Murphy and Neuma.
Bixby, Rowland, & Long DDS	

122 C Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-3145

Dental care: Greg Bixby, Jack Rowland, Bruce Long
Bruce Erickson, DDS, PC	

thumbnail_579Bruce_Erickson_DDS_PC401 W. Rainbow Blvd
Salida, CO 81201 

Phone: 719-539-7655  


Facebook:  Bruce Erickson DDS

general dentistry, emergencies
First Street Family Health	

thumbnail_1First_Street_Family_Health910 Rush Drive
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 539-6637

Doctor, Family Practice, Children, Adults, Seniors, Obstetrics, tourists, 24-hour physician on call, hospital and nursing home care, same-day appointment for acute care. Mary Reeves, MD; Joel Schaler, MD; Matt Burkley, MD; Meggan Grant-Nierman, DO; Charlotte Karls, PA-C; Jennifer Lee, PA-C.

203 E Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-275-1616 719-539-2577

Disability services, handicapped services.
Chaffee County Public Health	

thumbnail_1330Chaffee_County_Public_Health448 East 1st St.
Suite 137
Salida , CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-4510

Chaffee County Public Health is dedicated to promoting health and preventing disease by supporting healthy individuals, families and communities. Our services include, but are not limited to, care coordination for children with special needs, prenatal and newborn visitation, education and follow up for communicable diseases and resource and referral information. Our agency is involved in numerous programs and activities which protect and promote the health of the county, including emergency preparedness planning, adult and child immunization clinics, public health insurance application assistance, The LiveWell Colorado Coalition, tobacco prevention and Nurse Family Partnership.
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center Rehabilitation Services	

550 West Highway 50
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.530.2000

Doctors, internists, adults, adolescents, seniors, women’s health care, hospital care, nursing home care, same-day urgent care.
Safe Haven Manors of Colorado, Inc.	

thumbnail_1412Safe_Haven_Manors_of_Colorado_Inc.401 E. 3rd St.
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.539.9477

Sometimes on the road of life, people get to the point where they are not physically or mentally able to live on their own. At Safe Haven we are committed to providing a secure, healthy living environment for our residents. Safe Haven is designed with safety as a primary concern. Patience and tenderness, combined with the unique setting at Safe Haven, set us apart from many others.
The Bridge at Alamosa	

thumbnail_1519The_Bridge_at_Alamosa3407 Carroll Street
Alamosa, CO 81101

Phone: 719.587.3514

At the Bridge at Alamosa, it’s all about choices. We ensure that you have the freedom to maintain a vibrant, active lifestyle in a relationship-building environment. We encourage our residents to explore new experiences, and we maintain a full calendar of social and recreational activities to help them do just that. From shopping excursions to cultural events, you can plan your schedule around your individual interests. We amend the schedule to fit your needs. Located in Alamosa, CO, The Bridge at Alamosa is surrounded by acres of natural beauty. Whether you are an outdoor enthusiast or prefer the indoors, Alamosa provides plenty of opportunities for you to enjoy the various features of the city. The Bridge at Alamosa offers independent and assisted living in affordable, elegant and comfortable surroundings. Our residents range from active people still working and residents receiving hospice care. Our associates are committed to five-star quality in all areas, from the service in our elegant dining room to our weekly housekeeping. It is evident that we strive for excellence in all we do. Since we first opened our doors, we have thrived on the notion of community, the strength of neighborhood, the comfort and warmth of extended family, and the hospitality befitting good friends. It is this strong sense of community that makes The Bridge at Alamosa such an easy place to call home. Enjoy your retirement at The Bridge at Alamosa, where you will experience gracious hospitality and fulfilling social, recreational and educational events in a resort-style atmosphere, focusing on customer service.
Salida Family Dentistry	

thumbnail_65Salida_Family_Dentistry7600 W. Hwy 50
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-2587

We treat patients of all ages and strive to ensure a positive experience at every appointment. We begin with a thorough initial examination, including X-rays, periodontal education, and bite analysis. Our main concern is that as a patient you understand the issues around your oral health and the treatment options available to assist you in achieving and maintaining long-term smiles. We offer comprehensive care in all aspects of dentistry, with an emphasis on prevention. Dental care: Drs. Brent Sites, Keith Wilken, and Robert Provorse.
Crest Counseling Services – A division of Mike Harris Counseling Group	

thumbnail_1465Mike_Harris_MA__Professional_Counseling_Services448 E. 1st Street, Suite 226
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.207.4163

Toll Free: 719.966.7135 (cell)

Mike Harris received his M.A. degree from Naropa University’s Contemplative Psychotherapy program, which integrates Eastern mindfulness awareness practice with Western psychotherapy. He has over a decade of mental health experience working in a variety of roles and in many diverse clinical settings. Mike holds credentials for a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Addiction Counselor, and Certified Group Psychotherapist, but what matters most is that he enjoys listening to what people have to say in a practical fashion while using a lot of humor. Mike has recently opened Crest Counseling to better serve the therapeutic needs of the Salida community and the surrounding area. At Crest Counseling our approach is highly interpersonal and engaging. Without specializing in any specific diagnoses, we aim to concentrate on and understand you as a person. Our focus is to help you understand your thoughts, feelings, motivations and desires while attempting to resolve the barriers that exist in life. Crest Counseling provides individual, couples, family and group psychotherapy. There are also DUI and anger-management services offered to those specific populations in need. Crest Counseling has two locations. Conveniently located in First Street Family Health, we are able to easily coordinate care with other medical doctors. The second location is 214 Jones Ave, where we offer a range of clinical services from Intensive Outpatient Treatment to general psychotherapy. We strive to be easy to work with and flexible in our approach. Mike Harris can be reached at 719.966.7135. Call Crest Counseling at 719.207.4163. Our website is
Rocky Mountain Eye Center, Inc.	

thumbnail_1099Rocky_Mountain_Eye_Center_Inc.515 E. First
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-3581

Toll Free: 1-800-934-3937

Complete eye-care services. The doctors at Rocky Mountain Eye Center see patients of all ages for all needs. Come visit us at 515 E. First in Salida. Let ophthalmologist Dr. Klair and optometrist Dr.Morrisey assist you with all your needs. Public Relations Coordinator for Rocky Mountain Eye Center: Kathy-Lyn Allen (719)295-1820
Lund Eye Care Associates	

thumbnail_74Lund_Eye_Care_Associates205 G Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-2519

optometrist, eyeglasses, Dr. Bode, ophthalmologist
Chipita Counseling Services	

thumbnail_1449Chipita_Counseling_Services1548 G. St., 2A
Salida , CO 81201

Phone: 719.329.4810

Welcome to Chipita Counseling Services and the private practice of MaryAnn Longwell, LCSW! Your therapy will be centered around your needs and goals, and is strength-based, meaning that we will focus on what is already working in your life and go from there. I work with adults, children, teens, and families, and sessions can be in English or Spanish. I value diversity in all its forms, including ethnicity, socio-economic, spiritual, gender, and orientation. My office is located in La Placita de Salida Commercial Center, has ample parking and is handicap accessible! The address is 1548 G Street, Suite 2A, right down from Simple Foods. There is a comfortable waiting room in the suite, lots of sunlight and plants, and a handicap accessible bathroom. It takes courage to address life issues and make changes in one’s life. You are not alone; you can improve your life! ——————- What kind of payment do you accept? Do you accept insurance? I currently accept Anthem, Aetna, Cigna, Coffinity, TriCare, Life Synch, United Behavioral, CHP+, Medicaid, Medicare, and others. I also accept private payments in the form of cash and checks. I am a person who senses the innate value, beauty and inner light of the individuals I work with. I work in collaboration with clients, defining goals and reaching new levels of growth. I use interventions such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in my practice. I also utilize the Meadows Developmental Model. My original career was in education, teaching science and Spanish. Midlife, I realized the value of having a counselor, a person who could hold a space of positive unconditional regard and assist in personal growth and development. That is when I decided to become a psycho-therapist. I graduated from the University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work in 2006 and became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in 2008. I moved to the Salida area from Denver where I was a bilingual child and family counselor at the Mental Health Center of Denver for three years. Once here I started a private practice in December 2009. ———————- I am a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA). I can be contacted at 719-329-4810 or at my website:
Hildebrand Home Care, Inc. – Salida	

thumbnail_1636Hildebrand_Home_Care_Inc.__Salida115 E. 1st Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.539.3400

Hildebrand Home Care, Inc., is owned and operated by the Colorado Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Rebekahs. The Odd Fellows and Rebekahs of Colorado are committed to excellence in health care for your loved ones. Hildebrand Home Care, Inc. – Canon City and Salida are part of The Campus of Care, Canon City, Colorado, which also includes assisted living at Friendship House at the Home and Legacy Center and skilled nursing care at Hildebrand Care Center, Inc. Hildebrand has been providing services, as a license B agency, since 1998 in Fremont and Custer counties. Services that encompass the scope of a license B agency include personal care, homemaker assistance and companionship. Hildebrand – Canon City provides medical and non-medical transportation for their consumers from Fremont County into both Pueblo and El Paso counties. The Canon City office also offers the availability of Personal Emergency Response Systems, including those who utilize GPS. Medication dispensers are offered to those needing assistance with medication management. Hildebrand – Salida began serving Chaffee, Lake and Park counties in July 2013 and has remodeled a portion of the building owned by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Rebekahs of Colorado, Lodge #54, located at 115 E. 1st St., Salida, to house our office. The Salida office currently offers personal care and homemaker assistance services. The additional services offered by the Canon City office to their consumers will soon be made available to the Salida office consumers. Hildebrand provides services to you in your own home. We currently accept Medicaid, private insurance, private pay and UAACOG/Upper Arkansas Area Agency on Aging payments. Contact Alaina Garcia, Salida area Hildebrand manager, at 115 E. 1st St., 719.539.3400,
Arkansas Valley Low Vision Center	

thumbnail_941Arkansas_Valley_Low_Vision_Center123 S. Gunnison
Buena Vista, CO 81211

Phone: (719) 395-2854

Our nonprofit center is run by volunteers, both sighted and visually impaired. The center offers free lessons in braille, typing, computers and cooking. Additional resources include counseling, family education, leisure-time activities, mobility instruction, and transportation. Discover the tools available, such as magnifiers, talking books, phone assistance, dog guides, braille, descriptive videos, and rehabilitation.
Columbine Manor Care Center	

thumbnail_679Columbine_Manor_Care_Center530 W. 16th St.
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.539.6112

Welcome to Columbine Manor Care Center where individuals in need of skilled nursing care, short rehabilitation stays, dementia care, respite care, and end-of-life care can find the specialized programs they need and the quality of care they deserve. For more information or to arrange a personal tour of our community, please contact the Admissions Director at 719-539-6112.
Yoga Olas	

thumbnail_1596Yoga_OlasPhone: 970.901.9365

Yoga Olas is a business dedicated to providing the highest quality yoga instruction at realistic prices. Owner Megan Kahn has 10 years of experience teaching yoga. Her classes blend power and vinyasa flow yoga and all levels are welcome. Megan’s classes are accessible and focused on the physical aspects and health benefits. With regular sessions, you will tone up, energize your body and transform your mind. Classes are just $8 for a drop-in, and packages are also available.

Tuesdays: 6-7 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Thursdays: Noon – 1 p.m.
Fridays: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Classes are held at Center Stage Academy of Dance and Theatre, 1548 G Street, Salida, (next to Simple Foods). For class schedule, updates and other details visit our website or

King Chiropractic Health Centers	

thumbnail_966Antero_Chiropractic507 E. Hwy 50
Suite C
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: (719) 539-7387

Dr. Brian King D.C. has two clinics in Chaffee County to help serve all those in need of quality chiropractic care. Using a unique method of treatment, Dr. King begins with the application of heat and deep tissue massage, followed by spinal adjustment. Dr. King works by appointment and will make every attempt to schedule your visit as soon as possible, but please call ahead. To make an appointment for the Salida or Buena Vista clinic, please call (719) 539-7387. Locations in Salida, Buena Vista and Leadville.
Salida Dental Hygiene	

thumbnail_66Salida_Dental_Hygiene124 E Fourth Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-2224

Dental care, dental hygiene. Member of the Salida Business Alliance.
Chaffee County Mammography Fund	

thumbnail_993Chaffee_County_Mammography_Fund944 E. Rainbow Blvd.
PO #107
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: (719) 539-5413

The fund’s purpose is to pay for diagnostic mammograms for residents of Chaffee and surrounding counties who are under-insured, not insured, etc., who meet eligibility requirements. The fund’s Board of Directors conducts two fundraising activities per year.
Touch of Care	

thumbnail_1581Touch_of_Care7405 W. Hwy 50, #120
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.539.4090

Toll Free: 877.539.4090

Touch of Care is a non-medical home-care agency serving Salida and surrounding areas, Buena Vista, Leadville and Bailey and is a family business that started in 2001. Our mission is to provide high quality home care to seniors and disabled adults in order to improve their quality of life and help them to live in the environment of their choice, which is most often in their homes. We assist our clients by providing a wide variety of services, such as companionship, protective oversight, meal planning and preparation, housekeeping, shopping, and assistance with daily hygiene tasks. We create a detailed Plan of Care designed to meet clients’ needs, and we schedule caregivers appropriately to meet those needs. We can provide one hour of care per month, all the way up to 24-hour care. Our business is unique because of our family ownership and the high level of involvement of family members. We operate in ten counties throughout Colorado, and each of our offices is supervised by a family member. This family involvement results in a significant commitment to quality that benefits each client. In Salida, Tyler and Kyle Martinez are our agency managers.
Pinto Barn	

 Pinto Barn logo123 G Street
Salida, CO 81201

Owner: Jane Pinto

Phone: 719-539-9100
Toll Free: 1-855-NONUTCO
Fax: 719-539-9200


Pinto Barn creates conscious products for whole living. Divisions include “Don’t Go Nuts” and “Sacred Sleep.”

Don’t Go Nuts makes nut-free foods for nut-free kids and the world around them. The company built a dedicated nut-free facility in Salida where it manufactures 5 flavors of roasted soybean spreads and 6 energy snack bars. All products are non-GMO, and certified organic, gluten free and kosher-dairy.

Sacred Sleep is a company dedicated to lifestyle sleep wellness.  The company offers luxury bedding and sleep-related items.

Rescue Essentials	

312 F St
Salida, CORE-logo_web

Phone: 719-539-4843
Toll Free: 866-711-4843


Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Rescue Essentials began as a locally owned, internet based manufacturer and distributor of emergency medical products. Since 2007, Rescue Essentials has remained focused on its original goal: To offer top quality tactical, combat, and wilderness medical products at extremely affordable prices.

We excel at contract assembly of customer specified components, specializing in sourcing, assembly and sales to Law Enforcement and Government  agencies. While our 10,000 square foot facility is configured for large runs, our willingness to address small runs in a variety of delivery systems sets us apart.

Whether you place an online order, or commission a kit for your agency, we back all of our products with unequaled personal customer service. Our unique approach combined with our ever-expanding capability set, has made Rescue Essentials a favorite of EMS personnel, tactical law enforcement, combat medics, elite security forces, and outdoor adventures alike.

Our current staff (13 full-time and 2 part-time employees) makes the magic happen. As we grow, we intend to employ more of our community.  While the bulk of our business is with national accounts, locals are welcome to shop online and request a hold for pickup, or simply stop by and see what we do.
Central Colorado Ear, Nose & Throat	

920 Rush Drive
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719.539.9300

Board certified in Otorhinolaryngology and Oro-Facial Plastic Surgery, Harry H. Payton, D.O. and wife Debbie, a registered nurse and certified oto-tech, opened their office in February of this year. Prior to coming to Salida, Dr. Payton practiced in Portland, ME, for 25 years. Their office is located at 920 Rush Drive, on the campus of HRRMC. General ENT services are offered, such as complete office evaluations, including endoscopy and microscopic examinations of the ear. In addition, basic ENT surgery, from ear tubes to head and neck procedures such as parotidectomies and thyroid surgery will be performed at HRRMC. No longer will Dr. Payton be performing aesthetic procedures such as face lifts and rhinoplasties; however, his practice includes removal of skin cancers that require reconstruction of areas of the face such as nose, ears, lips and eyelids. In addition, Debbie Payton is available to perform audiometric evaluations. To inquire about an appointment, call 719.539.9300.
Argus Home Care, Inc.	

807 W. 4th Street
Pueblo, CO 81003

Phone: 719.543.2634; 719.275.1101

Toll Free: 719.252.5349 (cell)

The mission of Argus Home Care is to provide quality care in the home environment, with an emphasis on preventive care with compassion and respect for each individual served. We specialize in comprehensive home care. This means that we provide the highest quality healthcare services and equipment available in the comfort and convenience of the home. We do this by utilizing the area’s finest and experienced support staff who aid in evaluating client care to ensure that it is appropriate and cost-efficient. Our aim is to provide quality living through quality care. Our programs, HCBS and Private pay, assist you in your home by providing personal care, homemaking, companion services and respite care. Personal Care services, Homemaker services, and electronic monitoring systems. All personal care providers and homemakers are certified and meet Colorado State standards of licensure.
Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains	

thumbnail_1085Planned_Parenthood_of_the_Rocky_Mountains233 E. 2nd. St.
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-7291

Since 1916, we have been committed to delivering the highest quality reproductive health care, teaching responsible and age-appropriate sexuality education and have been working diligently to protect a woman’s right to choose. Planned Parenthood’s 103 affiliates operate more that 860 health centers nationwide, providing medical services and sexuality education to nearly 5 million women, men and teenagers each year. Please visit our website,, for more information.
Salida Family Medicine	

thumbnail_810Salida_Family_Medicine320 East First Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: (719) 539-3583

Family-focused medical care, including obstetrics, pediatrics and adult health care. Rural medical clinics provided in Coaldale and Saguache.
Salida Dermatology	

248 East First StreetSal Derm Logo
Salida, CO 81201

Phone:  719-539-5338
Fax: 719-539-5339


Owner: Sheree Beddingfield
Manager: Linda Burton

Hours: Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 5 pm, and one Friday per month

Salida Dermatology is Chaffee County’s newest dermatology clinic. We provide the highest quality skin services within a caring environment that is focused on and tailored to you. Whether you’re looking for skin cancer prevention and treatment, a solution for acne, or help with a frustrating rash, we’ll help you find a solution and assist you in learning more about prevention for the future. We also offer the newest in cosmetic dermatology services, including Botox, filler, and IPL (intense pulsed light) treatment for brown spots and vessels.

Salida Medical & Respiratory Supply	

thumbnail_1374Salida_Medical___Respiratory_Supply1535 G St.
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-2704

Toll Free: 800.254.2568

Medical Supplies, First Aid Supplies, Respiratory Supplies, Nursing Uniforms, Welding Gases, Beverage Gases, Canes, Crutches, Oxygen Concentrators, Liquid Oxygen, FDA oxygen cylinder filling, Portable Oxygen Concentrators, Wheelchairs, Lift Chairs.
Exer-Flex Gym	

709 Palmer
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: (719) 539-3408

Yoga, Weight Room, Cardio Room, Aerobics, Racquet Ball, Group Cycling, Tai Chi & Pilates, Group Strength Training, Gym,
Rebound Physical Therapy	

thumbnail_77Salida_Physical_Therapy233 F Street
Salida, CO 81201

Phone: 719-539-6144

Physical Therapist. Occupational, Orthopedic, Neurological, and Geriatric Rehabilitation.
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