Helpful Resources

  • Adult Protective Services
    Utah State Division of Aging and Adult Services

    PH: 801-264-7669 – inside of Salt Lake County
    PH: 800-371-7897 – outside of Salt Lake County
    Investigation of allegations of abuse, neglect (including self-neglect) or exploitation of adults with disabilities and elderly adults.
  • Disability Law Center
    PH: 800-662-9080
    455 East 400 South, Suite 410, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
    Provides right protection and advocacy services for Utahns with disabilities.
  • Healthfinder
    www.healthfinder.gov

    This site is an online gateway to diverse federal resources. Healthfinder offers an alphabetical list of resources, toll-free numbers, clinical and non-clinical subject areas, links to glossaries and discussion forums.
  • Lawyer Referral Service (of the Utah State Bar)
    PH: 801-531-9075
    645 South 200 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
    Referrals for legal services, including guardianship
  • Legal Services Developer
    Utah State Division of Aging and Adult Services

    PH: 801-538-4641
    120 North 200 West, Room 325, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
    Provides information about legal matters and resources primarily to older persons and caregivers.
  • National Family Caregivers Association
    www.nfcacares.org

    Provides information and support for people caring for loved ones that are chronically ill or disabled.
  • National Guardianship Association
    www.guardianship.org

    A comprehensive, authoritative source for information, brochures and details on most aspects of guardianship.
  • Utah State Office of the Public Guardian
    PH: 801-538-8255
    120 North 200 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    Utah residents will find excellent resources through this agency, including information, referral and education about guardianship.