Division of Child and Family Services - American Fork

Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
Address: 861 East 900 North
American Fork, UT 84003
Phone: 801-763-4100
Toll Free Phone: 855-323-3237
Fax: 801-763-4081
Eligibility: Varies according to service, eligibility determined by local DCFS offices.
Services Provided: Prevent child abuse and/or neglect.
1. Child welfare services - protective services, foster care and adoptions.
2. Family services - family, marriage and child counseling, parenting groups, day care placement, supervision and follow through.
3. Family Preservation Unit - services for families who have experienced some difficulties related to abuse or neglect, but for whom removal of the child from the home is not necessary.
4. To be a foster parent contact the Utah Foster Care Foundation, www.utahfostercare.org/, or 1-877-505-5437 (Toll-free).
5. Adoption.
6. Independent Living Program (ILP) - a program for teens from age 16 to 18 who will not be returning to their natural home. Teaches youth to function independently and transition successfully from foster care into adulthood. Teen must currently be in the custody of the state such as foster care.
7. Services for youth - in their home. Works to keep children safe from abuse and neglect and provide domestic violence services by strengthening families and working with communities.
Provider Profiles: Referrals for the state are now processed through our Centralized Intake office in Magna, where staff are available 24/7 to take referrals. The new number for Centralized Intake is 1-855-323-3237.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/28/2018