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Programs that provide financial assistance in the form of cash grants or purchase of services for eligible low-income and indigent individuals and families to ensure that they have a basic income and access to essential medical, nutritional and supportive services. (AIRS NL)

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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.
88 West 100 North
J Will Robinson FOB
Provo, UT 84601
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
88 West 100 North
J Will Robinson FOB
Provo, UT 84601
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 866-366-9549
Fax: 833-912-2338
Languages Spoken: Translator services available
Services Provided:

Delivers Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public with retirement, disability, Medicare, survivors benefits and fraud reporting.COVID-19 Update: clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Generally, in-person appointment will be scheduled for limited, critical situations only. Visit website for more information for in-person criteria and contact the nearest local office to schedule. Critical services will be provided via phone, fax and online. Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • SSI
  • Medicare
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/16/2022
324 25th Street 2nd Floor
Federal Office Building
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 877-378-9081
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
324 25th Street 2nd Floor
Federal Office Building
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 877-378-9081
TDD: 800-325-0778
Fax: 833-912-2336
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Services Provided:

An independent agency of the United States federal government that assigns social security numbers and provides services involving Medicare, social security burial benefits, social security disability insurance, social security fraud reporting, social security numbers, social security retirement benefits, social security6 survivors insurance, and supplemental security income.COVID-19 UPDATE: Following CDC and State Guidelines.

  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
  • Medicare
  • SSI
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/16/2022
Statewide Provider
160 East 300 South Fl 3
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-530-6800
Statewide Provider
Address:
160 East 300 South Fl 3
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-530-6800
Toll Free Phone: 800-530-5090
Fax: 801-530-6390
Email: laborcom@utah.gov
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Services Provided:

The regulatory agency responsible for preserving the balance established by the legislature for protecting the health, safety, and economic well-being of employees and employers. Provides assistance related to child labor laws, minimum wage standards, housing and employment discrimination, workers compensation, elevator permits, and disaster-related cash grants.

COVID-19 Update: The Small Business Quarantined Employee Grant program provides reimbursement to small businesses with less than 50 employees that maintain salaries for employees required to quarantine or isolate due to COVID-19. Grants distributed to qualified applicants on a first-come-first-served basis until the funds are fully disbursed.

  • Housing Discrimination Assistance
  • Elevator Permits
  • Child Labor Laws
  • Minimum Wage/Hour Standards
  • Employment Discrimination Assistance
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Workers Compensation
  • Disaster Related Cash Grants
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/23/2022
175 East 400 South Ste 500
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 800-325-0778
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
175 East 400 South Ste 500
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Fax: 833-912-2334
Email: press.office@ssa.gov
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Services Provided: Delivers Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public with retirement, disability, Medicare, survivors benefits, and fraud reporting. Services also include social security numbers, SSI, social security burial benefits, SDI, and social security retirement benefits. Most all services can be handled online by setting up a 'My Social Security' account, including replacement of social security cards. This is highly encouraged.COVID-19 UPDATE: Clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Generally, in-person appointments will be scheduled for limited, critical situations only. Visit website for more information for in-person criteria and contact the nearest local office to schedule. Critical services will be provided via phone, fax, and online. Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
  • Medicare
  • SSI
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/16/2022
Statewide Provider
PO Box 143245
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-526-0950
Statewide Provider
Organization Name: Utah Department of Workforce Services
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Address:
PO Box 143245
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-526-0950
Toll Free Phone: 866-435-7414
Fax: 801-526-9500
Email: dwsjobs@utah.gov
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Languages Spoken: All languages
Eligibility:

Varies according to program/service

Services Provided: Provides services to help customers improve their economic opportunities. These services include CHIP programs, EBT Card Services, Food Stamps/SNAP Applications, general relief applications, Medicaid applications, TANF applications, and non-Emergency medical transportation. Also offers different expense/ payment assistance that include burial/ cremation, Childcare, mortgage, rent, refugee/ entrant cash assistance, and utility service payments.COVID-19 Update: the Pandemic-EBT program provides students who were eligible in March for free or reduced-fee lunches a prepaid debit card or additional SNAP funds of $308 for addressing emergency food needs during the pandemic.

  • Rent Payment Assistance
  • General Relief Applications
  • TANF Applications
  • EBT Card Services
  • CHIP Programs
  • Food Stamps/SNAP Applications
  • Mortgage Payment Assistance
  • Burial/Cremation Expense Assistance
  • Child Care Expense Assistance
  • Medicaid Applications
  • Landlord/Tenant Dispute Resolution
  • Utility Service Payment Assistance
  • Refugee/Entrant Cash Assistance
  • Non-Emergency Medical Transportation
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/21/2022
1091 North Bluff Ste 1100
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 866-446-7085
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
1091 North Bluff Ste 1100
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 866-446-7085
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Fax: 833-950-2894
Languages Spoken: Translator services available
Services Provided:

Delivers Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public with retirement, disability, Medicare, survivors benefits and fraud reporting.COVID-19 Update: clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Generally, in-person appointment will be scheduled for limited, critical situations only. Visit website for more information for in-person criteria and contact the nearest local office to schedule. Critical services will be provided via phone, fax and online. Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Social Security Numbers
  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Medicare
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
  • SSI
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/16/2022
Statewide Provider
PO Box 45266
Salt Lake City, UT 84145
Phone: 888-848-0688
Statewide Provider
Organization Name: Utah Department of Workforce Services
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Address:
PO Box 45266
Salt Lake City, UT 84145
Phone: 888-848-0688
Fax: 801-526-4401
Service Categories:
Email: dwsjobs@utah.gov
Eligibility: Workers must have sufficient earnings during a base period; be able, available and seeking full time work; and meet all other eligibility requirements.For COVID19 eligibility, please see Season Information.
Services Provided:

Unemployment insurance pays a weekly benefit to qualified workers who are unemployed through no fault of their own. The program is funded by quarterly contributions paid by employers. Utah's Unemployment Insurance Services are administered by the Department of Workforce Services.

COVID-19 Update: For benefits and assistance related to COVID-19 employment loss, please visit the website or call the main phone.

  • State Unemployment Insurance Applications
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/23/2022
10138 South Jordan Gateway
South Jordan, UT 84095
Phone: 866-690-1947
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
10138 South Jordan Gateway
South Jordan, UT 84095
Phone: 866-690-1947
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Fax: 833-950-2908
Languages Spoken: Translator services available
Services Provided:

Delivers Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public with retirement, disability, Medicare, survivors benefits and fraud reporting.COVID-19 Update: clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Generally, in-person appointment will be scheduled for limited, critical situations only. Visit website for more information for in-person criteria and contact the nearest local office to schedule. Critical services will be provided via phone, fax and online. Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • SSI
  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Medicare
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
  • Social Security Numbers
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/16/2022
475 South 300 East
Salt Lake Public Safety Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-799-3533
Organization Name: Salt Lake City Government
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Address:
475 South 300 East
Salt Lake Public Safety Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-799-3533
Fax: 801-799-3878
Service Categories:
Email: communityconnectionteam@slcgov.com
Eligibility:

Those within the Salt Lake City limits

Services Provided: Provides a safe environment for individuals who may be experiencing homelessness, or mental illness. Helps those in need access individualized care, support, and appropriate community resources, utilizing case workers and social workers, who act as liaison between the community and law enforcement.COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Homeless Diversion Programs
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/30/2022
Nationwide Provider
P.O. Box 7081
London, KY 40752
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: Federal Communications Commission
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Address:
P.O. Box 7081
London, KY 40752
Toll Free Phone: 888-225-5322
Fax: 844-432-2275
Eligibility:

Application required. No need to apply if you are currently enrolled in the Lifeline Program.

Services Provided:

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/8/2022