Assistance Programs, Local Agencies, and Charities


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Utah Assistance Programs and Services


  • Utah Food Stamp Program  – Monthly food stamp benefits to help low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health, (+++)  Call: 866-526-3663
  • Utah General Assistance (GA) Program   Provides time-limited cash assistance and case management services to single adults and married couples that have no dependent children residing with them 50% or more of the time, Call: 866-435-7414
  • Utah Family Employment Program (FEP)  – Offers help with money and finding jobs to eligible parents who are supporting children living in their homeCall: 866-435-7414
  • Utah Telephone Assistance Program (Lifeline)  – Offers discounts on basic monthly service for qualified telephone customers, Call: 800-948-7540
  • Utah Medicaid  – A health insurance program that provides medical and health-related services to eligible Utah residents, Call: 800-662-9651
  • Utah Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)  – Offers health care coverage to eligible children living in Utah, Call: 877-543-7669
  • Utah Employment Support Child Care Program  – Helps eligible employed individuals pay for child care, Call: 866-435-7414
  • Utah Premium Partnership for Health Insurance (UPP)  – Designed to help with costs associated with health insurance premiums for eligible Utah residents who have high medical expenses and who have private health insurance available, Call: 801-538-6003
  • Utah Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)  – Healthy foods, breastfeeding support, nutrition education, health care referrals, Call: 877-942-5437
  • Utah National School Lunch Program (NSLP)  – Provides low-cost or free lunches to school children, Call: 801-538-7500
  • Utah Special Milk Program  – Offers milk to children in schools, childcare institutions, and eligible camps, Call: 801-538-7500
  • Utah School Breakfast Program (SBP)  – Provides low-cost or free meals to school children, Call: 801-538-7500
  • Utah Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)  – Provides free meals and snacks to help low-income children in the summer months, Call801-538-7500
  • Utah Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)  – Provides healthy meals and snacks to children and adults receiving day care, Call: 801-538-7500
  • Utah Head Start  – Comprehensive child development programs serving low-income children and their familiesCall: Find program
  • Utah Home Energy Assistance Target (HEAT) Program ⇑ – Provides winter home heating assistance and year-round energy crisis assistance for eligible low-income households throughout UtahCall: 866-205-4357
  • Utah Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)  – Helps low-income individuals and families reduce energy costs and increase comfort and safety in their homes, Call: Local Agency
  • Utah Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)  – Designed to aid individuals known to be at risk of malnutrition due to low income and poor health conditions, Call: 866-632-9992
  • Utah Housing Choice Voucher Program  – Helps eligible low-income households lease privately owned rental units from participating landlords, Call: Local PHA
  • Utah Public Housing  – Provides safe, decent, and affordable rental units for eligible low-income residents., Call: Local PHA