Utah Parent Center Info Sheets

Autism Respite


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BYU Center for Service and Learning
Website: http://attu.byu.edu/campuslife/contentmanager/centerforservice/servicapplication/index.cfm?event=processLiability&oldeventname=Urgent
Families can request help from a BYU volunteer. Ads will be posted in the BYU center for Service and Learning Center.


CTA Community Supports
4444 South 700 East, Suite 203
Murray, UT 84107
Website: www.ctautah.org
CTA is dedicated to providing quality supports for people with autism and their families.


Family Support Center
2020 South Lake Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

777 West Center Street
Midvale, UT 84047

Website: www.familysupportcenter.org/nursery
Crisis Nursery care is available 24 hours a day to any parent who needs it. No fee is ever charged for nursery use. Crisis intervention by the clinical  staff is available 24 hours a day. Children under the age of 12 can stay in a crisis nursery for up to 72 hours.


Friday’s Kids Respite
345 North State Road 198
Salem, UT 84653

475 West 260 North
Orem, UT 84057

Website: www.fridayskids.org
Friday’s Kids serves a very diverse population of children with special needs. Friday’s Kids has medical staff and adequate personnel to properly care for a variety of needs. Families from all over Utah are eligible to participate in these programs.





Hidden Hollow
261 West 2000 South
Orem, UT 84058
Website: http://centerforservice.byu.edu/content/view/4635/
Hidden Hollow is a care center for males who have cognitive disabilities.  The goal of this program is to build lifetime friendships between men with cognitive disabilities and peers without disabilities.


Project GAIN
Project GAIN organizes and conducts community-based programs that introduce people with disabilities to the game of golf.


TURN Community Services
850 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Website: http://www.turncommunityservices.org/index.html
TURN respite care provides families with temporary relief from the day-today challenges of supporting a relative with disabilities at home. Respite can be provided for varying amounts of time, ranging from a few hours to several days. It can be provided in the family’s home, the home of a respite provider, a summer program, or one of TURN’s Community Centers.

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