City of South Salt Lake


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Homeless Services

Salt Lake County Homeless Services
Directory of homeless services offered in Salt Lake County 
Volunteers of America
Providing support for individuals experiencing homelessness


Housing Services

Community Development Corporation of Utah
Offering services to those looking to purchase their first home or assisting current homeowners with foreclosure assistance
Utah Chapter of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Offering services to residents for rental and housing assistance including foreclosure 
Housing Connect
Their mission is to connect people and communities to quality affordable housing opportunities while promoting self-sufficiency and neighborhood revitalization.


Substance and Mental Health Services

Salt Lake County Behavioral Health
Countywide substance and mental health treatment services
Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health
Statewide substance and mental health treatment services
Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA)
Services offered by certified peer support specialists to individuals with a substance use disorder and/or those in recovery
VOA Detox
Utah's Men's Adult Detox Center
Utah Warm Line
Crisis hotline staffed by certified peer support specialists
Hours of operation are 8AM to 11PM


Food Assistance

Utah Food Bank
Serving those in need of food through pantries, food box programs, and mobile pantries
Department of Workforce Services (SNAP benefits)
Offering financial assistance for Utah families needing help purchasing food


Veteran Services

Homeless Veterans Fellowship
Non-profit organization serving veterans who are experiencing homelessness across Utah
Utah chapter of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Assistance to Utah veterans experiencing homelessness or a substance use disorder


Permanent Housing

For more information on our Housing opportunities, check out our Housing webpage


Animal Services

Ruff Haven
This is a temporary crisis shelter for pets whose owners are temporarily not able to take care of them. The shelter provides temporary stay for up to 60 days for animals who are spayed/neutered (they offer this service if needed).


General Resources and Support

Related Information

Homeless Strategies Department

-contact us-

Christine Simonette
Homeless Strategies Director
[email protected] 

Allison Brotherton
Homeless Strategies Coordinator
[email protected]

‚ÄčLieutenant Ryan Cram
Community Resource Division

Non-Emergency Homeless Resource Officer

211 Utah