2-1-1 connects people to important health, human, and community service programs including: emergency food pantries, rental assistance, public health clinics, child care resources, support groups, legal aid, and a variety of nonprofit and government agencies. You can also dial 211 on your phone.
If you are looking for a resource, 211 is a great place to start.
250 N 1950 W Suite B
Salt Lake City, UT 84116-7902
(801) 323-4343 or 800-284-1823
Works to assist individuals who are blind or visually impaired to obtain employment or increase their independence. In addition to providing vocational rehabilitation services, DSBVI offers a multitude of training and adjustment services.
1800 S. West Temple Suite 203
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Telephone: (801) 484 - 2240 or (800) 281 - 8442
BIAU endeavors to create a better future through brain injury prevention, research, education and advocacy.
PO Box 651052
Salt Lake City, UT 84165-1052
Telephone: (801) 463-3890
Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all individuals with learning disabilities and their families, alleviating the restricting effects of learning disabilities, and supporting endeavors to determine the causes of learning disabilities.
MDA Clinic serving the Salt Lake City area:
University of Utah Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Salt Lake City, UT
Director: Mark B. Bromberg M.D., Ph.D.
For more information about medical services available through the MDA clinic, support groups, summer camp, or other services for people and families affected by a neuromuscular disease in MDA's program, please call: Health Care Service Coordinator, 801-278-6200
3550 South 700 West
South Salt Lake, UT 84119
Telephone: (801) 266-1805 or (toll free) 888-827-8824
To advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities.
6588 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-6588
The Utah Assistive Technology Program was created to help individuals access the technology they need to gain independence and pursue opportunities to the fullest extent of their abilities.
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Toll free: 1-877-4aging0 or 1-877-424-4640
Fax: (801) 538-4395
Administers a wide variety of home and community-based services for Utah residents who are 60 and older.
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Provides opportunities and services that help people with developmental disabilities participate fully in Utah life. They oversee community programs including residential options, day services, and supports for families who care for people with developmental disabilities.
1440 Foothill Drive, Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Toll Free: 1-800-344-4867
Striving to end the devastating effects of MS by promoting research, educating, advocating on critical issues, and organizing a wide range of programs including support for those living with MS.
205 N 400 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Telephone: (801) 363-1347 or (800) 662-9080
TTY (801) 924-3185
A private, nonprofit organization designated by the Governor to protect the rights of people with disabilities in Utah. Provides legal assistance for people with disabilities with offices in Salt Lake City, Cedar City, and Logan, Utah. Their goal is to enforce and strengthen the laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities in Utah through legal advocacy.
230 West 200 South, Suite 1101
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Toll-Free in Utah: 1.800.468.1160
Helps parents help their children, youth and young adults with all disabilities to live included, productive lives as members of the community. We accomplish our mission by providing accurate information, empathetic peer support, valuable training and effective advocacy based on the concept of parents helping parents.
Toll Free 1-800-473-7530
The mission of the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation is to assist eligible individuals with disabilities to prepare for and obtain employment and increase their independence.
CAP is a great resource. They provide needed services such as Head Start, low-income energy assistance, weatherization, job training, education and emergency services (i.e. rental assistance and food boxes), and they also provide references to partner agencies and help educate people on state public assistance programs.
Here is a list of Food Pantries in the Salt Lake area.
Online Application for Housing:
The Housing Authority of Salt Lake City (HASLC) Online Application
The Authority is a federally funded Special Purpose Government Agency, providing rent subsidies and affordable housing to lower income families located in Salt Lake City, Utah. HASLC rovides housing assistance through the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program.
The application is ONLY available online.
Salt Lake Subsidized Housing List
Salt Lake Wheelchair/Walker Accessible Housing List
A list of apartments that have accessible units available in Utah. It lists the number of units that are available and other information- such as what accomodations can be made and if the apartment complex is on a bus route.