We are required by Utah Code Section 53A-1a-704(10) to inform you, if you are a parent of a student with an IEP enrolled in a public school, of the availability of a scholarship to attend a private school through the Carson Smith Special Needs Scholarship Program. Further information is available at: http://www.schools.utah.gov/sars/Scholarships.aspx
The Utah State Board of Education Special Education Rights of Parents and Children Procedural Safeguards states, "Each student’s records may be considered “no longer needed to provide educational services” and may be destroyed three years after the student graduates or three years after the student turns 22 under IDEA." Your students records will be retained for three years post graduation. At which time, the file will be permanently destroyed. The adult student may retrieve their IEP file, in it's entirety, prior to the end of the three year period following graduation, by contacting the school office
Utah Parent Center
The mission of the Utah Parent Center (UPC) is to help parents help their children with disabilities to live included, productive lives as members of the community.
Dr. Sam Goldstein is Variety of online resources dealing with AD/HD and other topics, as well as posted some of Dr. Sam Goldstein's articles online. Click the resources tab at http://samgoldstein.com/
Help Me Grow is an info-line that can connect parents with children from birth to age 8 years to community services. Parents, healthcare providers, educators or anyone else can have a single point of access to multiple resources and services for children in Utah County. Simply dial 2-1-1 and ask for Help Me Grow.
Medical Home Portal: Reliable information and resources to help physicians and parents care for children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) https://www.medicalhomeportal.org/
Utah Chapter of the International Dyslexia Association a coalition of concerned parents and educators who are dedicated to addressing the needs of the children in Utah who have the learning difference of dyslexia. Excellent resource links for dyslexia issues. http://idarmb.org/
Learning Disabilities Association of Utah
Utah State University - Center for Persons with Disabilities
The CPD provides a variety of community services, including training and technical assistance to consumers, families, professionals and paraprofessionals, policymakers and students.
Quest for What's Best
This website is maintained by a school counselor and a Mom of children with challenges. The local (within Utah) resources on the webpage are worth reviewing. The resources are constantly being updated, so please return here frequently to get the latest information.
Workforce Services https://jobs.utah.gov/
Utah Parent Center https://utahparentcenter.org/
230 W 200 S #1101
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Utah Department of Vocational Rehabilitation
Utah Department of Persons with Disabilities
Utah Disability Law Center
205 N 400 W
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Utah State Office of Educations
250 E 500 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Utah Division of Juvenile Justice Services (JJS)
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Utah Drivers License Division and Department of Motor Vehicles
DMV Accomodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act:
Or call our Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) at 801-297-2020. Please allow 3 working days for a response.
14555 South Minuteman Drive
Draper, UT 84020
Customer Services: 801-965-4437 (0800-1700)
Hours Mon-Friday 0700-1800
Utah Public Libraries https://onlinelibrary.utah.gov/libraries/public.html
Family Support & Treatment Center: http://www.utahvalleyfamilysupport.org/
Joy A. O'Banion Building
1255 N 1200 W
Orem, UT 84057