Salt Lake Valley Emergency Fund

How to Get Help

Local Crime Victim Advocate's and Police Officers from various local law enforcement agencies determine eligible cases, so we do not have an open application process at this time. Please contact your local Crime Victim Advocate to discuss whether or not assistance may be available.

Helpful Resources:

The Domestic Violence Information Line is committed to linking individuals with domestic violence issues to information and/or resources within their community. The Link Line operates 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
The domestic violence Link Line is dedicated to linking individuals with counseling, shelters, safe houses, support groups, police, mental, health services, human service agencies, legal services, victims assistance programs, and more.
Call the statewide domestic violence Link Line at:
1-800-897-LINK (5465)

For general resources such as food, clothing, low cost medical options, day care, etc. The 211 Information and Referral Line is an excellent resource.

For assistance with finding employment, applying for unemployment, food stamps, WIC, public assistance, etc. please go to your local Department of Workforce Services office:

Vocational Rehabilitation:

VINE –Victim Information and Notification Everyday
Get the status of an abuser who is custody (you may also set up contact for immediate updates for any change of status):

Salt Lake County Jail:

UT State Court Information:

Legal Aid:

Workplace Safety:

For Family and Friends of domestic violence victims:

Suicide Survivors:

National Suicide Hotline:

Crisis Line 801-261-1442 or 801-581-2137
Teen Crisis Line: 801-565-7475

Deaf and Hard of Hearing:

Immigrants and Refugees:

Disabled/Vulnerable Adults:

Teen Dating Violence:

"Nearly 30 percent of teenagers say that they have experienced teen dating violence, according to a survey by the Liz Claiborne and Family Violence Prevention Fund. Katie Couric takes an in depth look at this serious and troubling issue:"

Watch CBS News Videos Online

UT Crime Victim Reparations (If approved, it can take about 2 months until CVR issues a payment):
(801) 238-2360 or 1(800)621-7444












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