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TOGETHER, WE CAN SUPPORT OUR YOUTH

Every year in Salt Lake County, more than 9,000 kids are victims of abuse, neglect or foster care disruption. During these stressful periods in their young lives, ShelterKids steps in to provide a warm, supportive and stable environment. We are dedicated to the wellbeing of these youth through emergency residential care, temporary housing, counseling, preventive health, access to education, and recreational activities. We also contribute funding and services to the Salt Lake County Youth Services, which assists families in crisis with immediate safety, shelter, and support.

About Us

ShelterKids is dedicated to assisting young victims of abuse, neglect, or foster care disruption. With the help of donations, we provide emergency residential care, temporary housing, counseling and preventative services to help kids transition into a more stable living situation. We are a 501 (C) 3, non-profit organization which has been assisting children and families in crisis since 1978.

Testimonial

"Every beautiful thing that has happened to me is due to this beautiful program right here."

Trista

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"I felt Safe. Being there was a safe place. I felt like they took care of me."

Izak Torres

Testimonial

"Milestone took me off the streets twice and fed me, helped get working and clearing my record."

Philip

Volunteer Board of Directors

Tricia Cook- Board President
Assistant Vice President at First Utah Bank
Jeff Smith
CEO at Alliance Health
Brett Pehrson - Treasurer
Advanced Funding Home Mortgage Loans
Janine Gardner
Schedule Coordinator at FLSmidth USA Inc.
Brian Rose
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Adam Sherlock
Community Program Manager at Spy Hop Productions
Pat Berckman
Salt Lake Youth Services Former Director
Allan Strong
ESOP Representative and Industrial Engineering Manager
Shauna Hills
FLSmidth USA Inc
Yolanda Newton
Account Manager at Community Controls
Craig Cook
Software Engineering Manager at SelectHealth

We Need Your Help!

With the help of donations, we provide emergency residential care, temporary housing, counseling and preventative services to help kids transition into a more stable living situation. Get involved today!
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