About Children's Service Society of Utah

Children’s Service Society of Utah empowers families, caregivers, and professionals through services supporting the safety and well-being of children.

CSS is Utah’s oldest non-profit providing individualized services to those responsible for the welfare of our children. CSS provides services through our programs of Adoption, Care About Childcare, Grandfamilies and Home Visitation. CSS provides comprehensive services to ensure children and families with complex needs benefit from a coordinated care planning process.

If you suspect child abuse or neglect, please contact the Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS) by clicking HERE.

BBB CHARITY REVIEW – Read the Better Business Bureau Charity Review of Children’s Service Society HERE

GUIDESTAR REPORT – Access the Guidestar Report HERE

When you give, your donation dollars can support:
$25 —
A screening for child maltreatment
$50 —
In-home visit for an at-risk infant
$100 —
Crisis intervention to prevent abuse/neglect
$250 —
Counseling for a child recovering from abuse/neglect

Latest News & Updates

Empowered To Connect Conference - April 26-27 2019

This event is great for foster parents, adoptive parents, professionals, teachers, social workers, and anyone … Read More

Your Support Can Change Lives

  Every year, wonderful people like you show their support for the work of Children’s Service … Read More


There are no upcoming events at this time.

We couldn’t do it without YOU!

Major funding for Children’s Service Society is provided by the following
community-minded organizations and agencies.

  • Utah Department of Workforce Services - Office of Child Care
  • Utah Department of Health - Bureau of Child Development - Office of Home Visiting
  • State of Utah
  • Utah Department of Human Services - Division of Child & Family Services
  • Sorenson Legacy Foundation
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Foundation
  • Salt Lake County Health Department - Substance Abuse Prevention Services
  • American Express
  • The George S. & Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation
  • Miller Family Philanthropy
  • Ruth Eleanor & John Ernest Bamberger Memorial Foundation
  • Craig and Connie Thatcher Foundation
  • United Way of Salt Lake


To ensure the safety and health of CSS staff members and clients, Children’s Service Society of Utah has closed all offices to the public until further notice. We will continue serving families during our regular hours from 8:30a – 5:00p Monday through Friday by phone and email. One on one visits can be scheduled directly with the staff member you need services from, as long as both of the individuals are healthy and available to meet.

If you have any questions, please call 801-355-7444 or email admin@cssutah.org

We appreciate your business and we are very sorry for the inconvenience.

Thank you for your understanding.