Disability-Related Resources & Collections

Libraries and other facilities that offer a range of special collections which provide access to a broad spectrum of general and specialized book and nonbook material as well as reading material in alternative formats. (Adapted from AIRS TJ-4500)

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UT

Kearns, UT

Organization Name: Salt Lake County Library Services - West Jordan
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Address: 5350 South 4220 West
Kearns, UT 84118
Phone: 801-943-4636
Eligibility: Minimum age 14.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides books and other materials to meet the informational, educational, and recreational needs of library users. Also offers programs and technological services which encourage reading and help users find information.
Provider Profiles: Class for those with autism, although all youth with special needs and their siblings are welcome. Parents must attend.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/14/2020

Salt Lake City, UT

250 North 1950 West Ste A
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-715-6789
Organization Name: Utah State Government
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Address: 250 North 1950 West Ste A
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-715-6789
TDD: 801-715-6721
Toll Free Phone: 800-662-5540
Eligibility: Individuals who cannot read regular print because of a visual, physical, or reading disability may apply for service.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides materials found in public libraries in formats accessible to the blind and disabled. Books and magazines are available in braille, in large print, on audio cassettes, and on audio digital books.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/26/2019

St. George, UT

Organization Name: Utah State Division of Rehabilitation - Administration
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Address: 1067 East Tabernacle, Suite 10
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-216-9305
Eligibility: Deaf or hard of hearing is the primary eligibility requirement for services.
Services Provided: Satellite program of the Division of Services to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DSDHH). Provides education, advocacy and accessible support services which enhance the quality of life for people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/8/2020
25 South 100 West, Suite 104
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-673-3553 x363
Address: 25 South 100 West, Suite 104
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-673-3553 x363
Eligibility: Need
Services Provided: 1. Classes and workshops are offered in parenting, literacy, character development and improving life skills, and parent/teacher training in Student Education Plans (SEP). Lending library, brochures, pamphlets, books, tapes, and videos.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/18/2015

Taylorsville, UT

5709 South 1500 West
Taylorsville, UT 84123
Phone: 801-758-7565
Address: 5709 South 1500 West
Taylorsville, UT 84123
Phone: 801-758-7565
Eligibility: None
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Advocates for and provides services which aim to improve the general welfare of the deaf and hard of hearing people in Utah.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/4/2019

Nationwide

Organization Name: Library of Congress
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Address: Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 202-707-5100
TDD: 202-707-0744
Eligibility: Physically or visually impaired US residents
Services Provided: This service is free and loans Braille books and magazines, recorded books and magazines, music in large print and Braille, and playback equipment designed for the visually impaired. Available to US residents with physical or visual impairment.
Provider Profiles: Administered nationally through cooperating regional and local libraries.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020