Child Abuse Prevention

Programs, often offered in the schools or in other community settings, that attempt to protect children from physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse or exploitation through a variety of educational interventions which may focus on children of various ages, parents, people who work with children and/or the community at large. (AIRS FN-1500.1900-150)

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UT

Statewide

Address: UT
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Any resident of Utah is eligible for services
Services Provided: The Utah Child Protection Registry is a free program provided by the State of Utah that helps you stop adult-oriented solicitations from being targeted at you and your family. The program allows you to protect email addresses, phone numbers, instant messengers IDs, and fax numbers.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/2/2019

Ballard, UT

86 North 1500 East
Ballard, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-6440
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 12/11/2018

Brigham City, UT

97 South Main Street
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-213-7291
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Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: 97 South Main Street
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-213-7291
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Eligibility: Serves children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
Address: 276 North 200 East
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-6010
Toll Free Phone: 800-733-6010
Fax: 435-723-7539
Eligibility: Families in Box Elder County with children under the age of 18, regardless of income
Services Provided: Provides a wide range of education, counseling, and supportive services for families, including a crisis nursery. Works towards the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/12/2019

Cedar City, UT

PO Box 2455
Cedar City, UT 84721
Phone: 435-673-2564
Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 2455
Cedar City, UT 84721
Phone: 435-673-2564
Eligibility: Serves children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019

Ephraim, UT

167 East 100 South
Ephraim, UT 84627
Phone: 435-283-3120
Address: 167 East 100 South
Ephraim, UT 84627
Phone: 435-283-3120
Fax: 435-283-3123
Eligibility: Children who have suffered abuse and are going through child abuse investigation.
Services Provided: The Children's Justice Center is a facility which serves children and families who are experiencing the crisis and chaos that comes with the disclosure of significant physical or sexual abuse of a child. Aims to provide an atmosphere of trust and safety where children can disclose information.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/3/2019

Heber, UT

1540 East 980 South
Heber, UT 84032
Phone: 435-657-1000
Address: 1540 East 980 South
Heber, UT 84032
Phone: 435-657-1000
Fax: 435-654-3963
Eligibility: Children who have suffered abuse and are going through a child abuse investigation.
Services Provided: Provides a comfortable, child friendly atmosphere for the alleged victims of child abuse to receive coordinated services during the investigative process.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/13/2019

Heber City, UT

PO Box 392
Heber City, UT 84032
Phone: 801-860-9860
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Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 392
Heber City, UT 84032
Phone: 801-860-9860
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Eligibility: Serves children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019

Lehi, UT

3400 West Mayflower Avenue
Lehi, UT 84043
Phone: 385-345-4556
Address: 3400 West Mayflower Avenue
Lehi, UT 84043
Phone: 385-345-4556
Email: ksteck@youniquefoundation.org
Eligibility: Adult female survivors of abuse that occurred when 18 years or younger. Participants must be able to safely live in a social environment for four days with a group of other survivors and abstain from drugs and alcohol without significant withdrawals.
Services Provided: Three weeks each month, The Younique Foundation hosts female survivors of childhood sexual abuse at The Haven Retreat. From Monday to Thursday, these women gather in the beautiful mountains of Utah to learn, reflect, and rejuvenate. At the retreat, you can participate in a variety of activities to help you heal from the trauma of sexual abuse. Activities include: classes and tools to manage the impact of abuse; exercise designed to help with trauma recovery, group therapy.
Provider Profiles: Due to the generosity of our founders and donors, survivors attend The Haven Retreat for free. Participants are responsible for travel to and from pick-up locations in the Salt Lake City area. All food, lodging, and services are provided free of charge.
Katie Steck, contact
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/15/2019

Logan, UT

1362 North 400 West
Logan, UT 84341
Phone: 435-753-7017
Organization Name: Cache County Government
Address: 1362 North 400 West
Logan, UT 84341
Phone: 435-753-7017
Eligibility: Before the CJC can accept a case, it must be reported to local law enforcement or the Division of Child and Family Services at 855-323-3237.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: A home-like facility which serves children and families who are experiencing the crisis and chaos that comes with the disclosure of physical or sexual abuse of a child. The Center is designed to help children feel safe and comfortable so that they may begin to deal with the difficult and often frightening issues that surround abuse.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/18/2019
Address: 1525 North 200 West
Logan, UT 84341
Phone: 435-752-8880
Fax: 435-752-8884
Email: counseling@thefamilyplaceutah.org
Eligibility: None
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Protects children who are at risk of being abused or neglected. Emergency child care, scheduled weekly respite care, age-specific children's workshops, counseling, parenting classes.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/12/2019

Moab, UT

PO Box 1132
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-210-4421
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Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 1132
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-210-4421
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Eligibility: For children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019

Ogden, UT

PO Box 9105
Ogden, UT 84409
Phone: 801-991-0705
Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 9105
Ogden, UT 84409
Phone: 801-991-0705
Email: baca.trouble@yahoo.com
Eligibility: For children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
3340 South Harrison Boulevard Suite 110
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3113
Address: 3340 South Harrison Boulevard Suite 110
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3113
Fax: 801-394-1910
Email: fsco.family@gmail.com
Eligibility: Weber and Morgan counties. Families who have adopted a child through the State of Utah’s Division of Child and Family Services- ages 0-17
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides education and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning including a crisis nursery, parenting and step-family parenting education, financial education, adoption respite, trauma therapy for children who have been removed from homes, and linking families to appropriate community resources.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
2955 Harrison Boulevard Ste 104
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3366
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Address: 2955 Harrison Boulevard Ste 104
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3366
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 801-805-0109
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Eligibility: At-risk families with children under the age of 5.PAT serves a range of families with high needs, and offers services from birth to kindergarten entry.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Offers child abuse prevention programs to students, faculty, parents, and community members. Prevention programs educate parents on how to prevent their children from internet predation, as well as recognizing the signs that your child is bullying, or the victim of bullying. Programs also train educators to recognize the signs of all forms of child abuse, so they can stop abuse by taking action and reporting it to administrators and law officials.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/27/2019

Orem, UT

PO Box 2090
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-356-0865
Service Categories:
Address: PO Box 2090
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-356-0865
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Serves children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
Address: 1433 East 840 North
Orem, UT 84097
Phone: 801-227-5038
Fax: 801-227-5040
Email: clojik@cwici.org
Eligibility: Unrestricted
Services Provided: Resource center. Provides 24 hour Rape Crisis Team, crisis intervention and counseling, support groups for rape survivors and significant others, prevention education and speakers bureau.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/15/2019
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
Address: 1255 North 1200 West
Joy A O'Banion Building
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-229-1181
Fax: 801-229-2787
Email: info@utahvalleyfamilysupport.org
Eligibility: Nebo, Provo, and Alpine School Districts. Presentations for Pre-K to high school aged youth.
Services Provided: Provides therapeutic treatment and prevention for children, adults, and families whose lives have been affected by abuse or neglect.
Crisis Respite Nursery 24 hour
Therapy Services, traumatic experiences
Prevention education
Adoption Respite
Provider Profiles: Janelle Christensen, MSW, Executive Director
Stuart Harper, LCSW
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019

Price, UT

Organization Name: Carbon County Government
Address: 80 South Fairgrounds Road
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-636-3739
Toll Free Phone: 435-650-1297
Fax: 435-637-8492
Eligibility: Children birth to 11 years who might have been physically and/or sexually abused.
Wheelchair Accessible: Entry and Bathroom(s)
Services Provided: A home-like facility, the center is designed to help children feel safe and comfortable. The atmosphere is child-friendly and the interview rooms are designed with children in mind. Children visit the center while investigators meet with them and their parents. The Crisis Nursery is intended to be a means of preventing abuse. It is not a drop off day-care program.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/3/2019

Provo, UT

315 South 100 East, c/o Children's Justice Center
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-851-8554
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Address: 315 South 100 East, c/o Children's Justice Center
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-851-8554
Fax: 801-851-8379
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Anyone interested in child welfare
Services Provided: 1. Provides education and public awareness.
2. Program evaluation and assessment of local needs.
3. Community resources for families and children.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 4/22/2014

Roosevelt, UT

259 North 700 East Rm 115-3
Roosevelt, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-2401
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 259 North 700 East Rm 115-3
Roosevelt, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-2401
Fax: 435-722-8579
Eligibility: Children 0-11 years old, will receive children if parents have an emergency, doctor appointment or counseling sessions. Otherwise persons 18+ years old. Daggett, Duchesne and Uintah counties.
Services Provided: Provides child abuse prevention and parenting classes, a Resource Lending Library, and supports parents and guardians as they strive to provide a healthy, happy environment for their children.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/2/2019

Salem, UT

609 North State Rd 198 South
Salem, UT 84653
Phone: 801-794-6700
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services - Main
Address: 609 North State Rd 198 South
Salem, UT 84653
Phone: 801-794-6700
Email: carolmiller@utah.gov
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: Works to prevent child abuse and neglect, investigates abuse and neglect, offers foster care, family services, and services for youth.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/18/2019

Salt Lake City, UT

2121 South State Street Ste 202
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 855-323-3237
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Organization Name: Prevent Child Abuse Utah - Northern Region
Address: 2121 South State Street Ste 202
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 801-805-0109
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Eligibility: Services available to individuals, business, and civic groups.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Forges and guides a community commitment to prevent child abuse in all forms through programs, services, public awareness, education, public policy development and system partner collaboration.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/27/2019

Sandy, UT

Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 8/9/2018

Spanish Fork, UT

3075 North Main
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Phone: 801-851-8360
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Address: 3075 North Main
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Phone: 801-851-8360
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Eligibility: Anyone can look at the registry.
Services Provided: The Sex Offender Registry consists of personnel who are dedicated and committed to serving the citizens of Utah County and making sure that all Sex Offenders stay in compliance with the Utah State Sex Offender Laws. As part of the Utah Valley Special Victims Task Force, the Sex Offender Registry Office monitors and tracks all the Sex Offenders who are no longer on Probation/Parole.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/30/2014
3075 N. Main
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Phone: 801-851-4335
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Address: 3075 N. Main
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Phone: 801-851-4335
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Email: radKIDS@radKIDS.org
Services Provided: Information and resources for child safety, as part of a national radKIDS. Activities emphasize character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness. Other programs include peer mentoring; parent education and resources; college program for college students who want to become radKIDS® instructors; instructor certification program; publications; financial support; and local meetings.
Provider Profiles: Partners with Elizabeth Smart Foundation
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/17/2018

St. George, UT

PO Box 1276
St. George, UT 84771
Phone: 801-860-9860
Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 1276
St. George, UT 84771
Phone: 801-860-9860
Eligibility: For children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 310 West 200 North
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-674-5133
Eligibility: All parents are welcome to participate. Early childhood program for parents with children age 0-6. Parent handbook is general parenting information for parents of children age 0-18.
Services Provided: Children's crisis and respite care nursery, up to 3 hours per day per family. Do not have to be a current client to receive clothing.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/27/2019

Tooele, UT

PO Box 782
Tooele, UT 84074
Phone: 435-841-7972
Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 782
Tooele, UT 84074
Phone: 435-841-7972
Eligibility: Serves children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lend physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shield children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019

West Jordan, UT

PO Box 1680
West Jordan, UT 84088
Phone: 801-860-9860
Organization Name: Bikers Against Child Abuse of Utah
Address: PO Box 1680
West Jordan, UT 84088
Phone: 801-860-9860
Toll Free Phone: 866-712-2873
Eligibility: For children of all ages who have been abused.
Services Provided: Works in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect children, lends physical and emotional support affiliation and physical presence, and shields children from further abuse.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/8/2019

Nationwide

1433 N 1075 West, Suite 110
Farmilngton, UT 84025
Phone: 801-447-9360
Address: 1433 N 1075 West, Suite 110
Farmilngton, UT 84025
Phone: 801-447-9360
Fax: 801-447-9364
Email: mail@dontshake.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: A nonprofit 501(c)3 public charity with a mission to “Prevent shaken baby syndrome and promote the well-being of infants generally through the development and implementation of programs, policy and research; and to support and educate families, caregivers and professionals.”
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/13/2018
5600 Fishers Lane, Parklawn Building, Room 17C-26
Rockville, MD 20857
Organization Name: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Address: 5600 Fishers Lane, Parklawn Building, Room 17C-26
Rockville, MD 20857
Services Provided: Website-based resources for parents and caregivers who play an essential role in helping children and teenagers recover from traumatic events.
Provider Profiles: Internet-based resource
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 4/18/2019
Address:
Phone: 888-373-7888
Text: 233733
TDD: 771
Email: nhtrc@polarisproject.org
Eligibility: Victims of human trafficking and their friends and families.
Services Provided: Provides a 24/7 reporting hotline, information, and confidential referral to social and legal services for victims and survivors of human trafficking.
Provider Profiles: US Department of Health and Human Services and non-government sources
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
9 New Venture Drive Unit 4
South Dennis, MA 02660
Phone: 508-760-2080
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Address: 9 New Venture Drive Unit 4
South Dennis, MA 02660
Phone: 508-760-2080
Toll Free Phone: 888-482-1118
Fax: 508-760-2089
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Email: radkids@radkids.org
Eligibility: Elementary age children can participate in a radKIDS program if there is a program in their area. Women and Men’s classes are for ages 12 and up.
Services Provided: RadKIDS teaches and trains children with skills that help them recognize, avoid, resist, and if necessary escape violence or harm in their lives. Instructors at many elementary schools and local police officers are trained by the national organization radKIDS to teach classes on these skills.
Provider Profiles: Partner with Elizabeth Smart Foundation
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/17/2019