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Resources For Those In Need

General Information

Current Information on Coronavirus

For anything else NOT listed:

United Way’s 211 Information Hotline

Call 211 or

Trained operators can refer to 3500+ organizations and services in Utah

Physical Assistance

Salt Lake Valley Covid19 Mutual Aid

Local volunteers delivering supplies


Granite School District

Keeping Pets in their Homes

  • Nuzzles and Co. Pet rescue may give food to pet owners in need while supplies last

  • Taylorsville/WVC Animal services


  • Kearns residents are served by SL County Animal services


  • Humane Society of Utah


Utah Food Bank

  • Utah Food Bank offers several programs to fill stomachs—and hearts.

Hope Unlimited Food Pantry

Pastor Josh Nielsen


Drive-Up Food Pantry Items for people living in 84129/84123 zip codes

Fridays 1-5 pm 

Utah Domestic Violence Coalition

124 South 400 East Suite 430 
Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2178

24-hour LINKLine: 800-897-LINK (5465)

Office: 801-521-5544

Fax: 801-521-5548

Utah Community Action in Kearns

5361 South 4220 West

For ALL SERVICES, call 801-359-2444

  • FREE Daily sack breakfast and lunch pickup from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Children 0-18 years. 

  • FREE Weekend food boxes with 3-5 days of shelf-stable food supplies.

  • Senior meals FREE at various locations (I don’t think any locations  in Kearns, but if they can travel to Midvale or Millcreek, they would be served through drive-through pickup).

  • HEAT utility assistance

  • Housing case management (rental/mortgage payment assistance, eviction notice assistance, and landlord/tenant dispute settling)

  • Homeless services and shelters

  • HeadStart Preschool enrollment for next school year

Financial Assistance

Small Business Assistance

  • Loans of up to $2 million will be made available to businesses

  • Loans can be used for payroll, fixed debts, accounts payable, or other bills

  • The interest rate will be 3.75% for businesses without credit available elsewhere and 2.75% for nonprofits

  • Terms of the loan may be up to 30 years

  • The SBA will work with businesses to create a plan that accounts for their ability to repay the loan

Department of Workforce Services

  • Unemployment Services

  • Employee Recruitment Support

  • Childcare

  • Food Assistance

  • Energy Assistance

  • Healthcare Assistance (applying for Medicaid)

  • Employment Centers

Apartment Rental Concerns

  • Utah Apartment Association


Comcast Internet Essentials

If a family needs internet service for low-cost or FREE to assist with online learning, Comcast Internet Essentials is providing $9.95 a month internet service, but has waived even the $9.95 fee for many low-income families for the next few months. 


Mental Health Assistance

Salt Lake County

  • Warmline: 801-587-1055

    • 7 days a week, 8am-11pm.

    • This line is for Salt Lake County residents who are not in crisis, but seeking:

      • support

      • engagement, or

      • encouragement.


  • Crisis Line: 801-587-3000

    • ​7 days a week, 24-hours a day.

    • Licensed clinicians provide:

      • prompt and compassionate crisis intervention,

      • suicide prevention, information and referrals,

      • follow-up services,

      • emotional support, and

      • assistance to individuals experiencing emotional distress or psychiatric crisis.

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