Hotline & help phone numbers
This organization wants to help every family discover the helpfulness and bonding that babywearing brings! They have a library of baby carriers that families can use and they also teach how to properly use the various carriers!
Home Visits to help you feel more confident in your parenting! pcautah.org/home-visiting/
You are your child’s first and most important teacher! Home Visiting is a program used to support pregnant women and new parents to promote healthy infant and child health, foster school readiness, and to support the family. Evidence-based home visiting offers support to parents as they deal with the challenges of raising babies and young children. Home visits are tailored to the needs of the families being served. They are designed to be conducted in the home of the family, however, they can be done in an office, park or wherever you are most comfortable.
My Discovery Destination
Founding organization of the Discovery Family Coalition, My Discovery Destination is an exciting and free app that offers loads of family activities that are simple, fun, and free AND that will promote healthy family relationships and prevent many issues and concerns. We are proud to be associated with the Discovery Family Coalition and their many ways of supporting families!
Uplift Families resource page
While serving as the First Lady of Utah, Jeannette Herbert created a non profit called Uplift Families. We feel that their parent resource page is phenomenally comprehensive and extremely helpful. Here is the link:
Martha sears & family
Martha Sears is an R.N., mother of 8, and author or co-author of 20+ books! This is a wealth of information as she has addressed questions every other Monday for the last several years.
Dr. TINA BRYSON
Dr. Bryson is a psychotherapist and author as well as the founder of two clinical practices dedicated to multidisciplinary study, research and practice of play therapy through the lens of neurodevelopment (brain growth).
Look for her on YouTube and you'll enjoy how she is able to bring brain-science into accessible language applicable to us as parents.
Healthy children ages & Stages
This website helps you know if your child is developing appropriately!
Free access to Books by Richard and Linda Eyre
Parents of nine children (one of every kind!), Richard and Linda Eyre share all they've learned in their books that are full of very personable, relatable, and usable tips and tricks! They offer many of their 40+ books for FREE digital access at https://valuesparenting.com/free-books/
2-1-1: The Searchable Guide to Community Resources in Utah
When members are in need of community resources, 211utah.org can provide the support they need. 2-1-1 is a free, confidential referral information helpline and website that connects people from all communities and ages to information about social services and community resources.
2-1-1 offers resources in many areas, including:
Prefer to text? Text your zip code to 898-211 to get the conversation started.
There's a 2-1-1 Mobile app you can download from Google Play or the Apple App Store.
You can also email and receive a response within one business day: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jordan Family Education Center
The Jordan Family Education Center provides support services and classes for families and students in Jordan School District (in Utah). Services are provided by school psychologists, counselors and school psychology interns.
The Center is funded by Jordan School District; therefore, there is no charge for classes, intakes, or counseling services for families and students in the Jordan School District (in Utah).
See their various offerings on their website: https://guidance.jordandistrict.org/jfec/
To register, call 801-565-7442
School Student Self-Care
While some of these resources are meant for local students, many of them apply to anyone! Since coronavirus required more resources to become digital, the Granite School District Self-Care Fair also went to the web, which is great since it can now have a wider audience. It covers topics such as:
Free Relationships Classes in Utah
Discover free courses for:
FAIRPARK FAMILY LEARNING CENTER
This is a place where FREE LOVE & LOGIC CLASSES are offered periodically, both in English and in Spanish! They also offer MONEY SMARTS CLASSES for free in both languages! (Bonus: dinner is often included as part of the deal!!)
To find out more details or register, call Phone:385-468-1333 or email Fairparkfamilylearningcenter@slcgov.com or just drop in at 1300 West 300 North in Salt Lake City.