Childcare, Special Needs

Programs that are licensed to provide supervised care within designated facilities for children during some portion of a 24-hour day. Staff for approved day care centers must meet defined educational requirements; the program must ensure specified adult/child ratios; and the facility must meet building, fire and zoning codes. (AIRS PH-1250.1400)

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UT

Statewide

Organization Name: Five County Association of Governments
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Address: 585 North Main
Cedar City, UT 84721
Phone: 435-586-8722
Toll Free Phone: 800-543-7527
Email: carrie@childcarehelp.org
Eligibility: No restrictions
Services Provided: Care About Child Care provides a list of child care providers for parents, information about what constitutes quality child care, information about childhood development, and information about available financial aid.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/15/2019
Organization Name: Department of Workforce Services
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Address: Salt Lake City, UT
Services Provided: Support Services are temporary services to individuals and families in unemployed, underemployed or special needs circumstances. Support services include food, financial, medical and child care assistance.
Food Stamps
Financial
Medical
Child Care
Unemployment Insurance
Penalties for Fraud
Lifeline - Utah Telephone Assistance
Utilities
ABLE Program
File An Appeal
Provider Profiles: Applications online on website
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/12/2019

Orem, UT

475 West 260 North
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-221-9930
Organization Name: Kids on the Move
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Address: 475 West 260 North
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-221-9930
Eligibility: Friday's Kids accepts families based on their access to other resources and the overall stress level of the family. To qualify for the program, families can not be currently receiving services from the Division of Services for People with Disabilities, the Autism Medicaid Waiver or other source of Respite services. Once a family receives respite services through another organization or program,they no longer qualify for the Friday's Kids Program.
Services Provided: Friday's Kids Respite serves to strengthen families of children with special needs by giving parents and caregiver the breaks they need special needs to relieve stress, renew energy, and restore balance.

Central intake through Orem location. Other locations in Salem, Lehi, St. George.
Provider Profiles: Lehi location: Trailer on the grounds of Snow Springs Elementary School, 850 South 1700 West, Lehi
Salem location: 345 North State Road 198, Salem
St. George location: with The Learning Center for Families, 2044 Mesa Palms Drive, St. George, UT 84770
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/7/2019
Address: 475 West 260 North
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-221-9930
Email: kid@kotm.org
Eligibility: Children and adolescents with disabilities and developmental delays and/or come from low-income families. Most insurances, self-pay, and clergy-assisted pay.
Services Provided: Supports the development of young children and families with:
- Early Intervention (assessments, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, hearing and vision assessment, nursing, nutrition and parent training)
- Early Head Start
- Utah Autism Center for parents and children ages 2 and up living with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) or similar developmental delays.
- Child Care Center at Orem location
- Classes for Parents and Kids

All cases go though main intake in Orem. Cases may be referred to the satellite location in Lehi.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/4/2019

Riverton, UT

2464 West 12600 South, Ste 180
Riverton, UT 84065
Phone: 801-419-4731
Organization Name: Bear-O Care Support for Individuals with Multiple Disabilities & Families
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Address: 2464 West 12600 South, Ste 180
Riverton, UT 84065
Phone: 801-419-4731
Email: michael@bearocare.org
Eligibility: Children with multiple disabilities and their siblings ages 2-12. Day care for adults ages 18 and older with multiple disabilities. Accept self-pay and DSPD funding.
Services Provided: Day support for individuals with multiple disabilities, accessible transportation, occasional weekend respite, community outings, social interaction; g-tube feedings, seizure management and other physically complex needs. Care when school is out, during summer and holiday breaks, occasional weekend care.
Provider Profiles: Licensed by DHS and DSPD
Managed by parents/providers with experience in deaf/blind education, communication disorders, g-tube management
Nurse on call and available for consultation/questions
Michael Braga, Director
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/18/2018

Salt Lake City, UT

124 South 400 East, Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-355-4847
Address: 124 South 400 East, Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-355-4847
Toll Free Phone: 866-438-4847
Services Provided: Care About Childcare is an online system designed to help parents locate licensed providers in their area, in partnership with the State Office of Child Care/ Department of Workforce Services. CCR&R

The Child Care Licensing Program regulates child care providers and can make available to the public the provider's complaint history and compliance records if requested.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 3/3/2016

St. George, UT

1070 West 1600 South Bldg B
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 800-543-7527
Organization Name: Five County Association of Governments
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Address: 1070 West 1600 South Bldg B
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 800-543-7527
Email: carrie@childcarehelp.org
Eligibility: Licenced child care providers and those that want to become child care providers.
Services Provided: Care About Child Care provides a list of child care providers for parents, information about what constitutes quality child care, information about childhood development, and information about available financial aid.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 2/28/2019
2044 Mesa Palms Drive
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 801-221-9930
Organization Name: Kids On the Move
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Address: 2044 Mesa Palms Drive
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 801-221-9930
Eligibility: Accepts families based on their access to other resources and the overall stress level of the family. To qualify for the program, families cannot be currently receiving services from the Division of Services for People with Disabilities, the Autism Medicaid Waiver or other source of Respite services. Once a family receives respite services through another organization or program, they no longer qualify for the Friday's Kids Program.
Services Provided: Fridays Kids Respite Care program. Kids On the Move Respite Care serves to strengthen families of children with special needs by giving parents and caregiver the breaks they need to relieve stress, renew energy, and restore balance.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 2/21/2018

Nationwide

201 Jones Road, Suite 500
Waltham, MA 02451
Address: 201 Jones Road, Suite 500
Waltham, MA 02451
Services Provided: A commercial web-based resource to find private childcare, special needs care, tutors, and other types of care providers. Create an account in order to browse.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 8/6/2018