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Dear SLCSD parents and community,

This page contains helpful links to mental health resources and temporal resources. We hope you find many of these links helpful.


MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT & EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING

Salt Lake City School District's Student Services and Counseling Department would like to provide you with some resources to support you and your family during the Stay Home, Stay Safe Order from Governor Gary R. Herbert. Everyone responds differently to changes in life and routines. If you find that you need greater support to address your mental and emotional well-being, the resources listed below are available to you.


Utah Crisis Line sponsored by UNI and Salt Lake County and OptumHealth SLC
P-1-800-273-TALK

Services are available 24/7 both locally and statewide as the Utah affiliate for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255). Our licensed clinicians provide: 

  • prompt and compassionate crisis intervention,
  • suicide prevention, information and referrals,
  • follow-up services,
  • emotional support, and
  • assistance to individuals experiencing emotional distress or psychiatric crisis

Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT)
P-801-578-3000

Triaged through the CrisisLine, UNI MCOT provides a free, prompt, face-to-face response to any resident of Salt Lake County who is experiencing a behavioral health crisis. Youth and adult services teams are available 24/7 and offer consultation and support.

WARMLINE
P-801-587-1055
Days a Week, 8 am–11 pm

This line is for Salt Lake County residents who are not in crisis, but seeking: support, engagement, or encouragement. Certified peer specialists offer support and empower callers to resolve problems by fostering a sense of hope, dignity, and self-respect.

Local Resources:
UNI provides a 24/7 CrisisLine for individuals experiencing emotional distress or psychiatric crisis. Call 1-801-587-3000 to be connected with a licensed clinician. UNI provides an emotional support line 7 days per week, from 8am to 11am, call 1-801-587-1055.

National Resources: 
SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7, 365-day-a-year crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters. Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.

United Health Care provides a free 24/7 emotional support line open to anyone to call at 1-866-342-6892. The Optum Help Line is staffed by professionally trained mental health experts. 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones at 1-800-273-8255

Mobile Apps and Webpages: 

Sanvello, a mobile app, is offering free clinically validated techniques and services during COVID-19 to support people experiencing feelings of stress, depression and anxiety.  

Vibrant Emotional Health is a webpage offering  resources and tools providing people with extra support in an emotionally safe environment. Vibrant administers the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, which is funded by SAMHSA. 


FOOD RESOURCES 

Utah Food Bank 
Utah Food Bank serves our district with mobile food pantry visits to designated schools and food pantries at other schools. 

Crossroads Urban Center Emergency Food Pantry 
Address: 347 South 400 East Salt Lake City, UT 84111 Phone:801.364.7765
Toll-free:1.888.747.8482

Utah Community Action
Address:1307 S. 900 W. Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone:801.410.5658 Toll-free:1.888.747.8482
 

SHELTER RESOURCES

Utah Community Action
Address:1307 S. 900 W.
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone:801.977.1122

Case Management and Housing
Phone:801.359.2444

Weatherization
Phone:801.214.3215

HEAT
Phone:801.521.6107

District Homeless Student Liaison
Contact:Mike Harman
Phone:801.584.2925
Fax: 801.578.2084

Habitat for Humanity Restore (furniture)
Address:1307 S. 900 W.
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone:801.263.0136

COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTER HEALTH CLINICS

Community Health Centers Neighborhood Clinic
Located at the Glendale Community Learning Center 
Address:1388 South Navajo Street Salt Lake City, UT 84104
For appointments:801.955.2360

Intermountain Healthcare Neighborhood Clinic
Located at the Rose Park Community Learning Center
Address:1105 West 1000 North Salt Lake City, UT 84116
For appointments contact:801.408.8626

Intermountain Healthcare Neighborhood Clinic
Located at the Liberty Community Learning Center
Address:1078 South 300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
For appointments contact:801.408.3585

DEPARTMENT OF WORKFORCE SERVICES

Apply for Medicaid

Glendale Community Learning Center
Phone:801.526.0950

Liberty Community Learning Center
Phone:801.526.0950

Rose Park Community Learning Center
Phone:801.526.0950

DENTAL RESOURCES

University of Utah School of Dentistry 
Liberty Community Dental Clinic
1078 South 300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

For appointments contact: Stephanie Hays Hooten
Office: 801.587.1383

Family Dental Plan 
For appointments contact:801.715.3400 

MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES

Family Counseling Center 
Phone:801.261.3500 

Valley Behavioral Health 
Address:1141 East 3900 South, Suite A170
Salt Lake City, UT 84124 
Phone:888.949.4864 
Call for appointment, sliding fee scales and some grants to cover unfunded students. 

Volunteers of America (VOA) Cornerstone Counseling 
Address:447 West Bearcat Drive 
Salt Lake City, UT 84115 
Phone:801.355.2846 

 Latino Behavioral Health Services 
Address:3471 South West Temple 
Salt Lake City, UT 84115 
Phone:801.935.4447 
Website: 

Odyssey House 
Address:344 East 100 South 
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 
Phone:801.322.3222 
Website:   

GRIEF COUNSELING

The Sharing Place 
Address:1695 East 3300 South 
Salt Lake City, UT 84106 
Phone:801.466.6730  

PARENTING SUPPORT, EDUCATION, CRISIS NURSERY

 Family Support Center 
Address:1760 West 4805 South 
Taylorsville, UT 84129 
Phone:801.955.9110 
Call or drop in for Crisis Nursery 

CRISIS CONSULTATION AND SUPPORT

Salt Lake County Division of Youth Services
Youth Services Main Facility:
Address:177 West Price Avenue (3610 South) South Salt Lake, UT 84115
Website:

University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI) CrisisLine
Address:501 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone:801.587.3000

Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT)
Triaged through the UNI CrisisLine, MCOT provides a free, prompt, face-to-face response to any resident of Salt Lake County who is experiencing a behavioral health crisis.
Phone:801.587.3000

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Available 24 hours every day Phone:1.800.273.8255The district supports three community learning centers (CLCs) which offer a variety of resources to our families. Each center has unique programs and services to meet the needs of the surrounding community. Some programs and services are seasonal. Please check in with the coordinator of the nearest CLC to find specific details.

COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTERS

Glendale Community Learning Center
Address:1388 South Navajo Street (1340 West) Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone:801.974.1902 

Liberty Community Learning Center
Address:1078 South 300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone:801.578.8588

Rose Park Community Learning Center
Address:1105 West 1000 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone:801.578.8554

SUPPORT FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

Utah Family Voices
Phone:801.272.1068
Utah Parent Center
Address:230 West 200 South, Suite 1101 Salt Lake City, UT 84101
English:801.272.1051
Spanish:801-272-1067
Toll-free in Utah:1.800.468.1160
Email:

Utah Community Action
Address:1307 S. 900 W.
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone:801.972.2337
Email:
Website:

PARENTING CLASSES

Utah State University Extension

ENGLISH LANGUAGE CLASSES

Horizonte Instruction and Training Center
Address:1234 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone:801.578.8574

ADULT EDUCATION

Utah Community Action
Address:1307 S. 900 W.
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone:801.410.5733
Email:
Website:

NATIVE AMERICAN COMMUNITY SERVICES

Urban Indian Center
Address:120 West 1300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Toll-free:866.687.4942
Phone:801.486.4877
Fax:801.486.9943
Email :

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