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195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-4589
Organization Name: Utah State Department of Human Services
Address: 195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-4589
Toll Free Phone: 800-868-6413
Eligibility: Family involvement with DCFS.
Services Provided: Helps resolve concerns about the protection of children who are receiving services from the Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS). The purpose of OCPO is to receive and investigate complaints to ensure that proper services are provided by DCFS.
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Last Updated: 6/12/2018
160 East 300 South Fl 4
Heber Wells Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-530-7622
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Organization Name: Utah Department of Commerce
Address: 160 East 300 South Fl 4
Heber Wells Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-530-7622
Toll Free Phone: 800-874-0904
Fax: 801-530-6512
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Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Makes recommendations to the Utah Public Service Commission for rate-making purposes, applications, hearings, and other issues affecting quality of service. The Division also handles and investigates consumer complaints and monitors utility operations to ensure compliance with Public Service Commission rules, regulations, and orders.
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Last Updated: 6/12/2018

Fort Duchesne, UT

PO Box 9
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
Phone: 435-247-2534
Address: PO Box 9
Fort Duchesne, UT 84026
Phone: 435-247-2534
Eligibility: Advocate must be appointed by the court. Volunteers must be 21, complete training and interview, pass criminal background check and attend 12 hours of ongoing training each year.
Services Provided: 1. Provide advocates for abused, neglected, and/or abandoned children.
2. Advocates visit the children and all other interested parties. Advocates turn in a monthly report with their observations and recommendations.
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Last Updated: 11/10/2016

Salt Lake City, UT

195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-3939
Organization Name: Utah Department of Human Services
Address: 195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-3939
Fax: 801-538-9892
Services Provided: Statewide consumer organizations are run by and for consumers of mental health services and promote consumer empowerment. These organizations provide information about mental health and other support services at the State level and are active in addressing and advocating for mental health system issues.
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Last Updated: 3/7/2012
State Office Building, Room 3110
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-537-9177
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Organization Name: State of Utah Insurance Department
Address: State Office Building, Room 3110
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-537-9177
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Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: 1. Provide information and mediate to resolve insurance problems with insurance companies and/or their representatives.
2. Provide referrals to other state and federal agencies.
3. Provide consumer education through pubic speaking and distribution of educational material.
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Last Updated: 5/12/2016
155 South 300 West Ste 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-245-7350
Organization Name: Utah State Government
Address: 155 South 300 West Ste 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-245-7350
TDD: --711
Fax: 801-533-3968
Eligibility: Persons with developmental disabilities and their families
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Promotes consumer and family directed services that increase self-determination in individuals with disabilities and their families.
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Last Updated: 6/21/2018
Address: 1595 West 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: 801-887-9392
TDD: 801-538-7530
Fax: 801-887-9389
Eligibility: Businesses that want information on employing persons with disabilities
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Committee dedicated to assist and encourage the hiring of people with disabilities
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Last Updated: 3/29/2018
160 East 300 South Fl 3
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-530-6800
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Address: 160 East 300 South Fl 3
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Phone: 801-530-6800
Fax: 801-530-6390
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Email: laborcom@utah.gov
Eligibility: Employees working in Utah
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: The regulatory agency responsible for preserving the balance established by the legislature for protecting the health, safety, and economic wellbeing of employees and employers.
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Last Updated: 4/9/2018
231 East 400 South Ste 345
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 888-596-1801
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Address: 231 East 400 South Ste 345
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 888-596-1801
Fax: 801-596-1806
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Eligibility: 501 (c) (3) Non-profit status
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Works to strengthen the Utah nonprofit community so that all may all work together to create a dynamic group of organizations that serve the various needs of our local and global community.
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Last Updated: 4/11/2017
350 North State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Organization Name: State of Utah
Address: 350 North State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Services Provided: The site has all state representatives and senators and their contact information, committees, bills and info on current sessions.
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Last Updated: 1/29/2009
350 East 500 South Ste 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-238-2360
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Organization Name: Utah State Government
Address: 350 East 500 South Ste 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-238-2360
Toll Free Phone: 800-621-7444
Fax: 801-533-4127
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Eligibility: Must be a resident of Utah or the criminally injurious conduct must have occurred in Utah.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides financial assistance for medical/dental care, mental health counseling, loss of earnings, burial/funeral expenses, loss of support to dependents, relocation and related costs, rent (family violence and child abuse only), and certain out-of-pocket expenses incurred as a result of a crime.
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Last Updated: 3/8/2018