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Children and youth who have alternative living arrangements in agency-supervised private family homes or group homes due to social, physical or emotional problems or those of another family member. (Adapted from AIRS YK-8000.200 Foster Children) (For Kinship Adoption see

1106 North 1200 West
Orem, UT 84057
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Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
1106 North 1200 West
Orem, UT 84057
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 855-323-3238
Email: dcfsintake@utah.gov
Eligibility: Varies according to service; contact Centralized Intake toll free; eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7 to take referrals. For email referrals there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
1141 East 3900 South Suite A250
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 801-284-4916
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Organization Name: Valley Behavioral Health
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Address:
1141 East 3900 South Suite A250
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 801-284-4916
Eligibility: Adolescents
Services Provided: ARTEC provides a structured day-treatment environment for adolescents requiring additional support to become successful in the community. ARTEC focus is on skills development, providing individual, family and group treatment.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
55 West 100 North
Fillmore, UT 84631
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Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
55 West 100 North
Fillmore, UT 84631
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 855-323-3238
Email: dcfsintake@utah.gov
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our toll free Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7. For email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
180 South 300 East Ste 1
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-1658
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Organization Name: Christmas Box International
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Address:
180 South 300 East Ste 1
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-1658
Fax: 435-259-1750
Email: ssowell@grandcountyutah.net
Eligibility: Children ages 0 to 11 years old.
Services Provided: Provides a respite nursery for children ages 0 to 11 years old, and temporary 24-hour emergency shelter and care for children at-risk for abuse or neglect.

  • Group Homes for Dependent Children
  • Crisis Nurseries/Child Care
  • Children's Out of Home Respite Care
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/24/2020
3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 200
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-392-1114
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 200
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-392-1114
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 801-392-1112
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Licensed foster and kinship families or individuals, and families who have adopted through the state (not private adoptions).
Services Provided:

Non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Staff operating remotely during regular business hours. In-office hours currently Th 9 am - 5 pm.

  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-4171 Crisis Line: 833 723-3326
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Organization Name: Utah State Department of Human Services
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Address:
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-4171
Crisis Line: 833 723-3326
Toll Free Phone: 844-651-7840
Fax: 801-538-4016
Email: csisco@utah.gov
Eligibility: Open to all, anyone can refer.
Services Provided: System of Care is a customized mental health service approach to keep families safely together while effectively helping children with emotional and/or behavioral health needs thrive in their homes, schools and communities, a wraparound approach.
Mobilization and Stabilization services available, provides services in your home to minimize the impact of a crisis.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/1/2020
1385 South State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
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Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
1385 South State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 855-323-3238
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our toll free Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7. For email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
3690 South Main Street
South Main Clinic
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-587-2525
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Organization Name: University of Utah Health
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Address:
3690 South Main Street
South Main Clinic
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-587-2525
Eligibility: Children 0 - 21 years of age residing in shelter, kinship, foster care or other out-of-home placement, and those that do not have a primary healthcare provider
Services Provided: Providing comprehensive healthcare services for youth in foster care and out-of-home placements, to improve outcomes, provide continuity and facilitate coordination of care.

Satellite clinics: Christmas Box House and Cornerstone, Salt Lake Valley Detention Center
Provider Profiles: Julie Steele, DNP, ARN, FNP-C South Main Foster Program Coordinator

In partnership with the University of Utah Department of Pediatrics, College of Nursing (Fostering Healthy Children), and support from the Division of Child and Family Services.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
3660 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-747-2201
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Address:
3660 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-747-2201
Fax: 801-747-2205
Email: lisam@thechristmasbox.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Children birth to 18 years old, who have been taken into protective custody by the Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS) or who are in need of foster care placement.
Services Provided: Partners with local, national and international communities and groups to prevent child abuse and to improve the quality of life for children, teens and young adults who have been abused, neglected, or are facing homelessness.

  • Personal/Grooming Supplies
  • Child Abuse Counseling
  • Child Abuse Medical Evaluations
  • Group Homes for Dependent Children
  • Children's Protective Services
  • Child Abuse Volunteer Opportunities
  • Toy/Game Donation Programs
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/24/2020
3795 Kiesel Avenue
Ogden, UT 84405
Phone: 801-399-1496
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Organization Name: RISE Services
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Address:
3795 Kiesel Avenue
Ogden, UT 84405
Phone: 801-399-1496
Fax: 801-934-1616
Eligibility: Children and adults with physical and mental disabilities
Services Provided:

Specializes in home and community-based support services for children and adults with developmental and other disabilities, children with mental health challenges, and aging adults.

COVID-19 UPDATE: All congregate care sites closed. Limiting visitors to essential visits only; utilizing TeleHealth, web, or phone visits wherever possible.

  • Adult Day Programs
  • Therapeutic Foster Homes
  • Youth Enrichment Programs
  • Adult Out of Home Respite Care
  • Children's Out of Home Respite Care
  • Behavioral Learning Therapy
  • Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs
  • Adult Residential Care Homes
  • Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities
  • Therapeutic Camps
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/7/2020
11801 South Christmas Box Lane
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 801-627-2823
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Organization Name: Christmas Box International
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Address:
11801 South Christmas Box Lane
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 801-627-2823
Eligibility: Children and youth 0 - 17 years old
Services Provided: Emergency shelter open 24/7 for victims of child abuse and neglect. Short-term shelter that serves children up to the age of twenty who are in state's custody until an appropriate placement has been identified. Provides Christmas to abused and neglected children and teens.

  • Group Homes for Dependent Children
  • Holiday Donations
  • Child Abuse Volunteer Opportunities
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/24/2020
201 East 500 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-979-2233
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
201 East 500 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-979-2233
Eligibility: Foster families and individuals who are interested in learning more about how to become a licensed foster parent or who have questions about fostering.
Services Provided: Utah Foster Care (UFC) is a nationally recognized non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS).

  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
4460 South Highland Drive, Ste 310
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 888-949-4864
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1052 West Market Drive
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-781-4224
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
1052 West Market Drive
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-781-4224
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 435-781-1539
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: A non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. There are seven offices located in five regions that operate under a contract with the Utah Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS).

  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
  • Foster Home Placement
  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
1161 East 300 North
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-373-4765
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Organization Name: Wasatch Behavioral Health
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Address:
1161 East 300 North
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-373-4765
Fax: 801-375-4045
Eligibility: Anyone raising a child’s relative is eligible to participate in the program. Guardianship assistance is provided to anyone, regardless if they would like to be involved in the program. Utah County
Services Provided:

Provides support advocacy, education, and crisis intervention for families in which grandparents are raising a grandchild/ren because the biological parents are unable or unwilling to do so.

COVID-19 UPDATE: New intakes or help with applications are through phone or Zoom. Family Needs Assessments are online. Virtual support groups are available.

  • Guardianship Assistance
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
  • Kinship Care
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/6/2020
10008 South Creek Run Way
Sandy, UT 84070
Phone: 855-323-3237
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Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
10008 South Creek Run Way
Sandy, UT 84070
Phone: 855-323-3237
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: Work to prevent child abuse and neglect, investigate abuse and neglect, offer foster care, family services and services for youth.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 8/9/2018
86 North 1500 East
Ballard, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-6440
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Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
86 North 1500 East
Ballard, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-6440
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 435-247-2546
Email: dcfsintake@utah.gov
Eligibility: Contact Centralized Intake office, toll free
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7 to take referrals 1-855-323-3237. Due to processing times for email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 12/11/2018
655 East 4500 South, Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-355-7444
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Address:
655 East 4500 South, Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-355-7444
Fax: 801-355-7453
Email: admin@cssutah.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Must be a caregiver of a minor child 18 years or younger
Services Provided:

With offices throughout Northern Utah, provides parenting and step-parenting classes, home visitation, and kinship and adoption support, as well as other support services to Utah families. Runs GrandFamilies program which provides support and assistance to "kinship families" (relatives other than biological parents, such as grandparents, that are raising children). Provides free child care referral services for parents in Salt Lake and Tooele counties as well as child care provider recruitment, training, and technical assistance. Offers a lending library of children's toys, books, and games for parents and child care providers. Offices in Logan, Ogden, Clearfield, and Murray.

COVID-19 UPDATE: All offices closed to the public until further notice. All services will continue via phone or email. In person accommodations can be made if all parties are healthy and able to meet.

  • Adoption Services
  • Kinship Care
  • Grandparent Rights
  • Home Based Parenting Education
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/7/2020
3452 South 8400 West
Magna, UT 84044
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Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
3452 South 8400 West
Magna, UT 84044
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 855-323-3238
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our toll free Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7. For email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
151 South University Avenue, Suite 2200
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-851-7784
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Organization Name: Utah County Health Department
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Address:
151 South University Avenue, Suite 2200
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-851-7784
Fax: 801-851-7766
Eligibility: Volunteers must be seniors 55 years or older, meet income eligibility, and agree to participate at least 15 hour a week.
Services Provided: Provides seniors the opportunity to serve as mentors to children and teens with special or exceptional needs.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/23/2020
44 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-584-8284
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Organization Name: Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN), Utah Department of Health
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Address:
44 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-584-8284
Toll Free Phone: 800-829-8200
Email: fhcp@utah.gov
Eligibility: Foster children with special health care needs. Sliding scale based on income.
Services Provided: A program to ensure ongoing medical, dental and mental health services are provided for children in Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS) custody. This is done by maximizing quality and timeliness of health care services for the children and ensuring access to providers.

Nurses and staff from the Utah Department of Health are co-located in offices with caseworkers from DCFS. They work in partnership to coordinate the foster child's health care while in custody.
Provider Profiles: LaRene Adams, RN
Melanie Hansen, RN
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
274 Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-373-3006
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Address:
274 Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-373-3006
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Services Provided: Utah Foster Care finds, educates, and supports families to care for children placed in foster care. We are a nonprofit organization created and authorized by the Utah legislature.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 1/10/2019
PO Box 1926
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: 928-871-6806
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Address:
PO Box 1926
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: 928-871-6806
Fax: 928-871-7667
Eligibility: Navajo children and children of mixed Native American heritage, and their birth, foster, and/or adoptive families.
Services Provided:

Division of Social Services advocates for change, to empower and strengthen our families and communities by providing quality, holistic, culture, and value-based services. Three programs include:
1) Navajo Children and Family Services (NCFS) partners and for whom we advocate to preserve their cultural identity and families. We work as a team to respectfully and honestly serve and support children and families. 2) Indian Child Welfare Act Program (ICWA) to preserve and reunite Navajo families who are located off the reservation with their children who are subject to removal from their parents for placement in foster care or adoptive homes. 3) Adoption Promotion and Support Services (APSS) promotes the permanent placement of Native American children in Native American homes for the preservation of cultural identity.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/5/2020
151 South University Avenue
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 801-851-7057
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Organization Name: Utah County Health Department
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Address:
151 South University Avenue
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 801-851-7057
TDD: 801-851-7001
Fax: 801-851-7536
Email: ralph@utahcounty.gov
Eligibility: For Utah County residents
Services Provided:

Provides services that promote the achievement and maintenance of optimal health for all people in the community.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Still accepting referrals. Classes canceled. Phone calls and video conferencing.

  • Immunizations
  • Breast Examinations
  • Pap Tests
  • Skin Screening
  • Chronic Disease Self Management Programs
  • Birth Control
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease Screening
  • Food Handling Permits
  • Environmental Hazards Evaluation
  • Death Certificates
  • General Physical Examinations
  • Prenatal Care
  • Foster Grandparent Program
  • WIC
  • Smoking/Vaping Cessation
  • Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs
  • Child Passenger Safety Seat Inspections
  • International Travel Advisories
  • Birth Certificates
  • Senior Companion Program
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/1/2020
14508 Owen-Tech Boulevard, #129
Austin, TX 78728
Phone: 800-557-5238
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Address:
14508 Owen-Tech Boulevard, #129
Austin, TX 78728
Phone: 800-557-5238
Fax: 888-925-5634
Email: Info@NFPAonline.org
Eligibility: Open to all.
Services Provided:

The National Foster Parent Association (NFPA) is a non-profit organization established in 1972 to address the concerns of several independent groups of foster parents and child welfare professionals to provide foster families with opportunities for advocacy, networking, and education.

Primary Activities:

  • Promote the delivery of services and supports to foster families
  • Support quality foster care by promoting excellence and best practice
  • Provide services and supports to state and local foster parent associations
  • Develop and provide education and training, information, dissemination of information to the public
  • Advocate at the local, state and national level; promote networking and collaboration
  • Promote positive image of family foster care; greater visibility; encourage active involvement
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/4/2020
856 Sage Drive Ste 7
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-867-2760
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
856 Sage Drive Ste 7
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-867-2760
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 435-867-2795
Email: dcfsintake@utah.gov
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided:

1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.

Provider Profiles:

All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our toll free Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7. For email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 12/4/2020
5296 South Commerce Drive (320 West) Ste 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-994-5205
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
5296 South Commerce Drive (320 West) Ste 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-994-5205
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 801-994-5206
Email: moreinfo@utahfostercare.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Minimum age 18. No offenses against children; other offenses evaluated on a case by case basis.
Services Provided: Utah Foster Care (UFC) is a nationally recognized non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families as foster parents and families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS).

  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
  • Parenting Skills Classes
  • Court Community Service Sites
  • Foster Home Placement
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
  • Clerical Volunteer Opportunities
  • Fundraising Volunteer Opportunities
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
645 East 4500 South
Holladay, UT 84107
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
645 East 4500 South
Holladay, UT 84107
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 855-323-3238
Email: dcfsintake@utah.gov
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our toll free Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7. For email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
RR 3 Box 8008
Roosevelt, UT 84066
Phone: 435-724-0959
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
RR 3 Box 8008
Roosevelt, UT 84066
Phone: 435-724-0959
Fax: 435-722-6592
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Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: Utah Foster Care (UFC) is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
274 West Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-373-3006
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
274 West Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-373-3006
Toll Free Phone: 877-373-3006
Fax: 801-373-3004
Wheelchair Access: Entry Only
Eligibility: Open to all foster parents.
Services Provided: Utah Foster Care (UFC) is a nationally-recognized non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families as foster parents and families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused.

  • Foster Home Placement
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
5800 South Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Phone: 801-272-9980
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Address:
5800 South Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Phone: 801-272-9980
Fax: 801-272-9976
Email: contact@youthvillage.org
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: Children 0 - 18 who have a variety of behavioral and/or emotional problems. Most programs available statewide.
Services Provided:


Provides services for families experiencing problems with their children and difficulties in their home.

Services Include:

  • Families First: Therapeutic support and guidance to Utah youth and families facing challenging life circumstances
  • Alpine Academy: Two therapeutic schools helping teens from around the United States thrive
  • Treatment Foster Care: Providing safe family style environment to Utah’s foster children
  • Smarter Parenting: Online resources and customized coaching to parents around the world
  • Family Homes: Four Family Homes where youth are taught to live and thrive in a normal, healthy family environment
  • Mentoring Program
Provider Profiles:

See website or contact for additional provider names and specialties. All providers may not provide all services.

Jeffrey Bright, LCSW

Approaches Used:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Family Therapy Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
Biofeedback

Kim Mann, LCSW

Approaches Used:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Family Therapy
Biofeedback

Siope Kinikini,CMHC

Approaches Used:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
Family Therapy Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Annette Curtis, LCSW

Approaches Used:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
Family Therapy
Trauma Focused CBT

Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 2/2/2021
475 West Price River Drive Ste 152
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-636-0210
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
475 West Price River Drive Ste 152
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-636-0210
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: A non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. There are seven offices located in five regions that operate under a contract with the Utah Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS).

  • Foster Home Placement
  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
491 East Riverside Drive Ste 2B
St. George, UT 84790
Phone: 435-656-8065
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
491 East Riverside Drive Ste 2B
St. George, UT 84790
Phone: 435-656-8065
Toll Free Phone: 877-656-8065
Fax: 435-656-8071
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided:

Finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. Agency has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS).

  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
PO Box 808
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
PO Box 808
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 855-323-3238
Email: dcfsintake@utah.gov
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: 1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home.
Provider Profiles: All child abuse and/or neglect referrals for the state are now processed through our toll free Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7. For email referrals, there could be up to a week's turn-around time.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
180 South 300 East, Suite C
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-261-2368
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Organization Name: Utah Foster Care
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Address:
180 South 300 East, Suite C
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-261-2368
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 435-259-2691
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: A non-profit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. There are seven offices located in five regions that operate under a contract with the Utah Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS).

  • Foster Home Placement
  • Foster Parent/Family Recruitment
  • Adoption and Foster/Kinship Care Support Groups
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/20/2020
2001 Eighth Avenue, Suite 2700
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-282-7300
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Address:
2001 Eighth Avenue, Suite 2700
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-282-7300
Fax: 206-282-3555
Email: cls@casey.org
Eligibility: Resources to help prepare youths for living on their own.
Services Provided:

Consulting: Ongoing strategic consultation at no cost to child welfare systems and tribes.

Public Policy: Comprehensive child welfare information to support policymakers

Research and Analysis: Information to support decision-making, bolster system integration, build capacity, and support sustainability.

Casey Life Skills: Free practice tool and framework for working with youth in foster care. It assesses independent living skills and provides results instantly. Intended to be done between a youth and their social worker, case manger, or other mentor.

Direct Services: Operates nine field offices in five states (Arizona, California, Idaho, Texas, and Washington) that provide direct services to urgan, suburban, and rural communities.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/4/2020
2240 North Highway 89, Suite C
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 877-393-6232
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Address:
2240 North Highway 89, Suite C
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 877-393-6232
Fax: 801-393-4081
Email: admin@qyservices.com
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: Ages 12+. Accepts private pay and some insurance plans. Contact for current information.
Services Provided:

Provides outpatient mental health therapy to individuals, couples, families, and groups. Provides foster and proctor parent certification and support.

Issues Treated:

  • Fear, worry & anxiety; obsession/compulsions
  • Sadness, hopelessness, & depression
  • Rule breaking, defiance, & "acting out"
  • Severe mood swings & bursts of rage
  • Drug & alcohol use
  • Eating & body image problems
  • Mental health problems with co-existing chronic medical conditions
  • PTSD
  • Trauma
  • Sexual behavior issues (NOJOS certified)
Provider Profiles:

Tami L. Paxton, LCSW- Clinical Director 

Approaches Used:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Family Therapy Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
EMDR, Play therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Family Therapy Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 1/28/2021
4460 South Highland Drive, Suite 310
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 888-949-4864
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Organization Name: Valley Behavioral Health
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Address:
4460 South Highland Drive, Suite 310
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: 888-949-4864
Email: info@valleycares.com
Services Provided:

Provides screening, assessment, therapy, medication management, crisis intervention, and case management services for those with mental illness, substance abuse and behavioral health concerns. Services available throughout Salt Lake, Tooele, and Summit counties in a variety of settings including outpatient clinics, day treatment, mental health evaluations, step-down residential programs, and community- based programs.

  • Residential Substance Use Disorder Treatment Facilities
  • Mental Health Evaluation
  • Adolescent/Youth Counseling
  • Substance Use Disorder Counseling
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counseling
  • Geriatric Counseling
  • Juvenile Delinquency Diversion Counseling
  • DUI Offender Programs
  • Comprehensive Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment
  • Substance Use Disorder Crisis Intervention
  • Runaway/Homeless Youth Counseling
  • Play Therapy
  • Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention
  • Counseling/Information Support Volunteer Opportunities
  • Homeless Drop In Centers
  • Children's/Adolescent Residential Treatment Facilities
  • Low Income/Subsidized Rental Housing
  • Homeless Permanent Supportive Housing
  • Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults With Disabilities
  • Job Finding Assistance
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Therapeutic Foster Homes
  • Psychosocial Therapy
  • Child Abuse Counseling
  • Child Guidance
  • Parent Counseling
  • Sex Offender Counseling
  • Court Ordered DUI Evaluations
  • Substance Use Disorder Intervention Programs
  • Special Education
  • Case/Care Management
  • Street Outreach Programs
  • Behavioral Learning Therapy
  • Sexual Assault Counseling
  • Psychiatric Case Management
  • Psychiatric Medication Services
  • Psychiatric Day Treatment
  • Drug/Alcohol Testing
  • General Assessment for Substance Use Disorders
  • Substance Use Disorder Education/Prevention
  • General Counseling Services
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/8/2020