Food, Nutrition, and Shelter

Community Resources


In addition to providing nutritious foods and education, WIC also provides referrals to other agencies. There are many resources in the community to help each family meet its needs. The programs mentioned below are located in Utah County or nearby.

If you do not find the help you need from the programs listed try searching www.unitedwayucv.org or call 211 for Utah County United Way information.

Scroll down to find useful family planning and adoption resources. You will see each program’s name listed in bold. Click on the link to find information such as location, contact information, and program details.




Child Nutrition Programs
http://www.schools.utah.gov/cnp/

Reimbursement for state licensed child care providers for meals to children in day care.


Community Action Services and Food Bank
http://communityactionprovo.org/

Provides emergency food to families in need. Helps develop self-reliance in individuals, families, and communities. Provides a variety of programs and solutions to help with local needs and issues.


Food and Care Coalition
https://foodandcare.wpengine.com/

Provides the following services:

  • Clothing
  • Haircuts and assorted hygiene services
  • Hot meals served daily
  • Hotel vouchers
  • Laundry and bathing facilities
  • Mentor advocate program
  • Periodic workshops
  • Rental assistance
  • Resource center (ESL, employment, literacy)
  • Transportation assistance (limited)


Housing Authority of Utah County
http://housinguc.org/

Provide decent and affordable housing to low-income individuals and families.


Department of Workforce Services
http://jobs.utah.gov/

Provides FOOD STAMPS, Medicaid and the following services:

  • Employment
  • GED/training workshops
  • Medical help
  • Retroactive medical assistanc

    Locations:
  • American Fork—801-492-4500
  • Provo—801-342-2600
  • Spanish Fork—801-794-6600


Neighborhood Housing Services of Provo
http://www.unitedwayucv.org/org/1416597.html

Promotes home ownership and encourage neighborhood revitalization in Provo. Services include:

  • Home improvement
  • Home ownership loans
  • Neighborhood revitalization efforts
  • Wheel chair ramps


Provo City Housing Authority
http://www.haprovo.com/

Provide low-income housing to low-income families, elderly and disabled individuals.


School and Summer School Lunch Programs

Provides school lunches at reduced or no cost to eligible families. Contact the principal of your child’s school for information.


Utah State University Extension
http://extension.usu.edu/utah/

Improves the quality of life for Utah County citizens through educational activities to strengthen families. Provides the following education services:

  • Debt reduction
  • Food and nutrition
  • Gardening
  • Money management
  • Recycling
  • Water quality
  • 4H program


WIC Program (Women, Infants and Children)
http://www.utahcountywic.org

Helps low-income women, infants, and children by providing quality nutrition education and supplemental foods during the most critical growth periods in order to improve life-long health status. Provides nutrition assessment and breastfeeding support.

 

North County WIC Clinic

599 South 500 East
American Fork, UT 84003

801-851-7320
801-851-7329 (fax)

Provo WIC Clinic

151 South University Ave Ste 2100
Provo, UT 84601

801-851-7300
801-851-7303 (fax)

Orem WIC Clinic

1549 N. State Street, #104
Orem, UT 84057

801-851-7340
801-851-7346 (fax)

South County WIC Clinic

910 E 100 N, #175
Payson, UT 84651

801-851-7360
801-465-0911 (fax)