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Programs that facilitate the settlement of new residents in the community; marshal community resources on behalf of disadvantaged residents during the holidays; or offer other services that augment and expand the protection, supervision, care and support that are provided through the primary family unit, or that enhance the recipient's mobility or ability to communicate and live more comfortably. (PH AIRS Individual and Family Support Services)

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Local Service
Statewide Service: Provides online resources, telehealth, or service at a satellite office.
Nationwide Service: Provides online resources, telehealth or services at a regional/national headquarters location.
221 South 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-328-1091
Address:
221 South 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-328-1091
Fax: 801-328-1094
Email: saltlakecity@rescue.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish, Arabic, Persian, Somali, Swahili, Bosnian, Croatian, French
Services Provided: Responds to a humanitarian crises to help people survive and rebuild their lives. Offers life-saving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster, through resettlement services, clothing and household donation programs and pickups, community support agriculture, and related volunteer opportunities.COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Clerical Volunteer Opportunities
  • Indigent Transportation
  • Donation Pickups
  • Household Goods Donation Programs
  • Refugee Resettlement Services
  • Refugee Resettlement Volunteer Opportunities
  • Clothing Donation Programs
  • Certificates/Forms Assistance
  • Community Supported Agriculture
  • Food Donation Programs
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/16/2022
2 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-581-0098
Address:
2 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-581-0098
Fax: 801-581-0718
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility:

No restrictions

Services Provided:

The JCC provides educational, cultural, and recreational services to the Jewish and non-Jewish communities. We are dedicated to the enrichment and quality of life for individuals through the programming offered.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 12/20/2021
151 East 500 North
Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 435-678-1460
Address:
151 East 500 North
Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 435-678-1460
Fax: 435-678-1464
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility:

San Juan County Navajo Residents

Services Provided:

1. Business Investment Program
2. Training and small-business start-up classes for Navajo entrepreneurs
3. Educational programs for K-12 students
4. Financial support to adults who are first-time vocational-educational students
5. Financial support to Navajo college degree or certification elsewhere.
6. Health education programs

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/27/2021
PO Box 129
Blanding, UT 84512
Phone: 435-672-2381
Address:
PO Box 129
Blanding, UT 84512
Phone: 435-672-2381
Services Provided:

The Director of Education for the Utah Navajo Development Council, supervises Headstart, Adult Education, and vocational education programs, as well as teacher training programs and a special class for teen mothers.

The state of Utah is trustee with a fiduciary duty to beneficiaries.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 2/7/2022
576 West 200 South
Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 435-678-2201
Address:
576 West 200 South
Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 435-678-2201
Toll Free Phone: 800-395-2969
Eligibility:

Low-income American Indian students

Services Provided:

Offering weekly mentoring during the school year and a four-week-long summer camp program to help low-income American Indian students pursue higher education in STEM careers.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 1/26/2022
PO Box 709
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: 928-871-6877
Address:
PO Box 709
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: 928-871-6877
Eligibility:

Navajo Nation residency

Services Provided:

Provides culturally-responsive behavioral treatment services across the Navajo Nation. Specializes in comprehensive alcohol and substance use prevention, education, treatment, and after-care services.

Services Include:

  • Outpatient and Substance Abuse Care
  • Residential and Substance Abuse Care
  • Outreach Services
  • Traditional Based Services
  • Faith Based Services

Refer to website for locations and local contact information

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/22/2022
565 North 100 East
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-586-1112
Organization Name: Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah
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Address:
565 North 100 East
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-586-1112
Fax: 435-586-0896
Eligibility:

Low income status according to current income scale. Native Americans.

Services Provided:

Provides low income housing resources to eligible Native American families. Low interest loans for weatherization and energy crisis.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/22/2021
150 North 1950 West
Utah Refugee Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-901-2072
Organization Name: Utah Department of Workforce Services
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Address:
150 North 1950 West
Utah Refugee Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-901-2072
Fax: 801-536-7056
Email: lnguyen@utah.gov
Wheelchair Access: yes
Services Provided:

Mental health support to help refugees become aware of the emotional, psychological and physical trauma as a result of their treacherous journey, and to seek mental health services to overcome them.

We provide:
Clinical mental health assessments for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) eligible customers.
Substance abuse, domestic violence, mental health and physical health referrals.
Education, workshops and resources to assist refugees with emotional, psychological and physical healing needs.
Training to staff, communities and partners about refugee experiences to increase understanding, support and integration of refugees in our communities.

Provider Profiles:

Lam Nguyen, LCSW

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/19/2022
PO Box 584
Salt Lake City, UT 84110
Phone: 801-540-6056
Address:
PO Box 584
Salt Lake City, UT 84110
Phone: 801-540-6056
Eligibility:

Individuals of Japanese origin and their families.

Services Provided:

The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) mission is to secure and maintain the civil rights of Japanese Americans and others Asian Americans who are victimized by injustice and bigotry. Also work to promote cultural, educational, and social values and preserve the heritage and legacy of the Japanese American community.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/14/2022
421 South 200 East
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Phone: 435-798-5566
Organization Name: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Employment Services
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Address:
421 South 200 East
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Phone: 435-798-5566
Fax: 435-798-5567
Services Provided:

1. Interview job seekers to determine their employment needs and qualifications.
2. Work with potential employers, identify job openings and refer members needing employment.
3. Help job seekers learn the skills needed to search for jobs.
4. Provide facilities and materials to assist in job search.
5. Assist people in overcoming problems that hinder them from getting or keeping a job.
6. Identify educational, training and rehabilitation opportunities at Church welfare operations and in the community.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/13/2022
150 South 500 East
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-637-7400
Organization Name: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Employment Services
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Address:
150 South 500 East
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-637-7400
Fax: 435-637-7401
Services Provided:

1. Interview job seekers to determine their employment needs and qualifications.
2. Work with potential employers, identify job opening and refer members needing employment.
3. Help jobs seekers learn the skills needed to search for jobs.
4. Provide facilities and materials to assist in the job search.
5. Assist people in overcoming problems that hinder them from getting or keeping a job.
6. Identify educational, training and rehabilitation opportunities and Church welfare operations and in the community.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/13/2022
91 South 200 West
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-6486
Organization Name: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Employment Services
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Address:
91 South 200 West
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-6486
Fax: 435-896-6487
Services Provided:

1. Interview job seekers to determine their employment needs and qualifications.
2. Work with potential employers, identify job openings and refer members needing employment.
3. Help job seekers learn the skills needed to search for jobs.
4. Provide facilities and materials to assist in job search.
5. Assist people in overcoming problems that hinder them from getting or keeping a job.
6. Identify educational, training and rehabilitation opportunities at Church welfare operations and in the community.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/13/2022
PO Box 1599
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: 928-871-6518
Organization Name: Department of Workforce Development
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Address:
PO Box 1599
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: 928-871-6518
Fax: 928-871-7618
Eligibility:

14-21 year old Navajo Nation residents

Services Provided:

1. Youth Career Incentive Program
A. Temporary employment opportunities
B. Educational, vocational, and technical school guidance
C. Leadership and career awareness experiences
2. Recreation Program
A. Sports program and clinics
B. Outdoor youth camps
C. Social Security
D. Special events/joint projects
E. Education and awareness of health/wellness and physical fitness to families, groups, organizations and communities
3. Youth Counseling Program
A. Presentations on substance abuse prevention/intervention
B. Parenting skills classes
C. Direct services and network systems that foster health and positive growth
4. High School preparatory/enrichment programs
A. Scholarship funds for preparatory programs
B. Scholarship funds for summer pre-college courses in math, English, Business, or computers
5. Dine' College Program
A. Cooking, shopping, urban survival, and job seeking skills
B. Job preparation/counseling
C. Post-secondary education preparation/counseling
D. Tutoring
E. Youth Conferences

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/21/2022
75 South 600 East
LDS Chapel
Payson, UT 84651
Phone: 801-836-0244
Organization Name: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
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Address:
75 South 600 East
LDS Chapel
Payson, UT 84651
Phone: 801-836-0244
Eligibility:

People with disability of all ages, any religion, no charge

Services Provided:

The mental age of the participants ranges from age 3-14 and the activities and lessons are directed toward that level of understanding. The Primary members come each week excited to see their friends and teachers. The meetings include a short lesson and singing time, then participants separate into small classes for a short lesson and an activity. Classes each have 2 teachers and one or two volunteers. Adults and children are in separate classes. Once a month all classes meet together for an activity.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/13/2022
6980 North 2550 West
Honeyville, UT 84314
Phone: 435-239-7700
Organization Name: Centro de La Familia de Utah
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Address:
6980 North 2550 West
Honeyville, UT 84314
Phone: 435-239-7700
Toll Free Phone: 855-437-9227
Email: info@cdlf.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Eligibility:

Children who live in rural areas. At least 51% of family income must come from a family member working in agriculture.

Services Provided: Strengthens the Hispanic family through promoting self-sufficiency and education and hosts Northern Utah CDI Head Start (Community Development Institute Head Start). All services are delivered in a culturally and linguistically sensitive manner.COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Migrant Education Programs
  • Navigator Programs
  • Head Start
  • Ethnic Oriented Multipurpose Centers
  • Classroom Aide Volunteer Opportunities
  • English as a Second Language
  • Ethnic Advocacy Groups
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/24/2022
Statewide Provider
150 North 1950 West
Utah Refugee Education and Training Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-618-5096
Statewide Provider
Organization Name: Utah Department of Workforce Services
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Address:
150 North 1950 West
Utah Refugee Education and Training Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-618-5096
Email: refugeeoffice@utah.gov
Eligibility:

For refugees resettled in Utah.

Services Provided: Program strives to improve the lives of Utah refugees by maximizing integration, coordinating refugee services and managing federal funding.COVID-19 Update: The Refugee Center is open for walk in customers Monday to Friday.

  • Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs
  • Refugee Resettlement Services
  • Immigrant Benefits Assistance
  • Cultural Transition Counseling
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/23/2022
3159 Grant Avenue
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-265-1111
Organization Name: Alliance Community Services
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Address:
3159 Grant Avenue
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-265-1111
Email: contact@alliance-community.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish (Espanol) Portuguese (Portugues)
Eligibility:

No restrictions (Sin restricciones)

Services Provided:

A consulting organization that provides diversity services, promotes cultural awareness, advocacy, and communication about issues that affect the ethnic minority communities. Affordable Care Act (ACA) site.Organizacion sin fines de lucro 501(c )(3) que prove servicios a poblaciones diversas, promueve conciencia cultural, abogacia, y comunicacion sobre cuestiones afectando a comunidades de minorias etnicas.



  • Ethnic Advocacy Groups
  • Citizenship Education
  • Immigrant Visa Application Filing Assistance
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/4/2022
1150 South Blackhawk Blvd
Mount Pleasant, UT 84647
Phone: 801-850-5080
Organization Name: Centro de La Familia de Utah
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Address:
1150 South Blackhawk Blvd
Mount Pleasant, UT 84647
Phone: 801-850-5080
Fax: 801-521-6242
Email: y.tinoco@cdlfu.org
Eligibility:

Dating, cohabitating, or remarried couples who have a child or children from a previous relationship.

Services Provided:

Provides educational opportunities that empower parents to become advocates for their families and communities, engages youth so they become leaders, and provides children with a head start in their education so they reach their potential in school.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 12/20/2021
1200 East Sanders Road
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 801-938-9161
Address:
1200 East Sanders Road
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 801-938-9161
Email: contact@latinosinaction.org
Eligibility:

Individuals ages 18 - 54 years old

Services Provided: Empowers Latino youth to obtain higher education by providing them educational, service-oriented, cultural, and leadership opportunities. Students gain access to these opportunities by enrolling in the Latinos In Action (LIA) class offered at their middle, junior high, or high school.COVID-19 Update: following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Computer/Internet Services Volunteer Opportunities
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/24/2022
505 West 10200 South
South Jordan, UT 84095
Phone: 801-216-2122
Address:
505 West 10200 South
South Jordan, UT 84095
Phone: 801-216-2122
Toll Free Phone: 800-689-5893
Fax: 801-553-4600
Email: ShaLyse.Walker@ultradent.com
Eligibility:

Young men and women who were former members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS), a polygamist community in southern Utah and northern Arizona.

Services Provided:

Provides access to an education, medical, and dental support.
AKA "lost boys"

Provider Profiles:

Shannon Price, LCSW, Foundation Director

Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 4/29/2022
224 North 2200 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-977-9119
Organization Name: Catholic Community Services of Utah
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Address:
224 North 2200 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-977-9119
Services Provided:

Provides programs to assist with refugee resettlement, refugee foster care, and immigration.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 7/22/2021
Statewide Provider
12401 South 450 East Ste G1
Draper, UT 84020-7941
Phone: 801-572-5350
Statewide Provider
Address:
12401 South 450 East Ste G1
Draper, UT 84020-7941
Phone: 801-572-5350
Fax: 801-432-7235
Email: office@uisbc.org
Languages Spoken: Translators provided as needed
Services Provided: Provides a variety of disaster-related services and training nationwide to meet and alleviate the physical and spiritual needs of people impacted by emergencies and disasters, following a local, state or federally-declared disaster.Emergency services may include: emergency equipment and supplies; disaster-specific home repair; emergency communications; emergency protective measures; and pastoral care. Post-disaster services may include: debris cleanup and removal; food services; rebuilding assistance for survivors; and mental health/crisis counseling.COVID-19 Update: following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations
  • Post Disaster Cleanup
  • Disaster Specific Home Repair
  • Post Disaster Rebuilding Assistance
  • Emergency Communications
  • Post Disaster Mental Health Services
  • Disaster Equipment and Supplies
  • Emergency Property Protective Measures
  • Post Disaster Food Services
  • Pastoral Care
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/29/2022
6925 South Union Park Center Ste 500
Cottonwood Heights, UT 84047
Phone: 801-561-3111
Organization Name: Good Samaritan Foundation Utah
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Address:
6925 South Union Park Center Ste 500
Cottonwood Heights, UT 84047
Phone: 801-561-3111
Email: alisa@gsfutah.org
Eligibility: No restrictions. Typical clientele are refugees and immigrants but services are available to anyone needing assistance in creating a career path and following through.
Services Provided:

Helps individuals with refugee status, and others, to obtain the means, skills, education, and employment necessary to become independent, self-reliant, and a contributing member of society. This is done by providing assistance with basis needs, education and training, and job finding.

  • Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs
  • Career Development Volunteer Opportunities
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/11/2020
230 South 500 West Ste 110
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-793-4639
Address:
230 South 500 West Ste 110
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-793-4639
Email: info@pik2ar.info
Languages Spoken: Tongan, Somoan, Fijian, Marshallese, Pohnpeign, Kosrae, Palaun, Maori, Hawaiian
Services Provided:

A strength-based network of programs and events to help address and eliminate violence, crime victim support, empower, help provide dignity and hope, and improve whole health by aiding in the increase of personal and financial growth for ethnic and under served households. Promoting and perpetuating all pacific island cultures, creating transformational alliances, bridging all communities for culturally relevant resources, education, and support.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and State guidelines. Groups are now being done virtually; visit website for Zoom links.

  • Crime Victim Support Groups
  • Domestic Violence Support Groups
  • Crime Prevention Volunteer Opportunities
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 4/22/2022
288 North 1460 West
Bureau of Epidemiology PO Box 142104
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-538-6191
Organization Name: Utah Department of Health
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Address:
288 North 1460 West
Bureau of Epidemiology PO Box 142104
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-538-6191
Fax: 801-538-9913
Email: epi@utah.gov
Eligibility:

Medicaid, Medicare, sliding scale. For the first six months in the country, a refugee is eligible for Medicaid and Medicare.

Services Provided:

The Utah Refugee Health Program partners with local health departments, private health care providers, and community organizations to offer each new refugee arrival a comprehensive health screening, appropriate follow-up or referral, mental health services and community-based health education. Learn about the Utah Refugee Health Program by reading our program manual or use the website links to learn about our community partners.

UDOH will work with the resettlement agency to ensure the patient is referred for treatment and education.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 4/20/2022
3134 South 300 East
South Salt Lake, UT 84115
Phone: 801-871-5903
Address:
3134 South 300 East
South Salt Lake, UT 84115
Phone: 801-871-5903
Email: info@utahrefugee.org
Eligibility:

No restrictions

Services Provided: Utah Refugee Connection creates meaningful connections between refugees, the community, and public and private organizations which support refugees in developing self-sufficient and fulfilling lives. Related volunteer opportunities available.COVID-19 Update: many in-person events may have been canceled. Visit website for the latest updates/changes. Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Refugee Resettlement Volunteer Opportunities
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/31/2022
Nationwide Provider
3115 East Lion Lane Ste 320
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Phone: 801-375-1777
Nationwide Provider
Address:
3115 East Lion Lane Ste 320
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Phone: 801-375-1777
Fax: 801-998-8497
Eligibility:

Scholarships for undergraduate students. Workshops for students in 7th, 8th, and 9th grade coming from families with income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. Focus on Native American youth, but will accept any race or nationality that meets income guideline.

Services Provided:

Provides scholarships for Native American undergraduate students. Also, provide workshops and seminars, leadership training, youth outreach programs, community development, farming and gardening projects.

  • Summer School Programs
  • Scholarships
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/7/2022
Nationwide Provider
PO Box 22293
Saint Paul, MN 55122
Phone: 844-762-8483
Nationwide Provider
Address:
PO Box 22293
Saint Paul, MN 55122
Phone: 844-762-8483
Toll Free Phone: 844-762-8483
Email: info@strongheartshelpline.org
Eligibility:

American Indian or Alaska Native.

Services Provided:

Offers a free, safe, and confidential helpline for American Indians and Alaska Natives affected by domestic violence and dating violence.; Provides peer to peer support, crisis intervention, assistance with personalized safety planning, domestic violence information and education, and referrals to local, culturally appropriate resources.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 7/10/2021
Nationwide Provider
Crisis Line: 800-633-5155
1849 C Street NW
Washington, DC 20240
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: U.S. Department of the Interior
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Crisis Line: 800-633-5155
Address:
1849 C Street NW
Washington, DC 20240
Services Provided:

Provides quality education opportunities from early childhood through life in accordance with a tribe’s needs for cultural and economic well-being, in keeping with the wide diversity of Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages as distinct cultural and governmental entities. 

Indian Country Child Abuse Hotline: National 24 hour hotline to report instances of child abuse on Indian reservations. Reports are sent to appropriate Bureau of Indian Affairs or Tribal police departments nationwide.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/13/2022
Nationwide Provider
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone: 301-443-1083
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Address:
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone: 301-443-1083
Fax: 301-443-0507
Eligibility:

Contact for specific information.

Services Provided:

Provides federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/19/2022