Ability 1st Utah aims to help individuals with disabilities to break the barriers they may encounter in their journey of becoming independent, by connecting them with services in the community that will help them meet their goals on the road of having meaningful and successful lives.
We teach our consumers many different life skills through our Independent Living Program, to increase the skills they need to become independent.
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Ability 1st Utah provides its consumers with the necessary tools for them to live independently and lead lives full of accomplishments. Through the multiple services we offer we can make this process easier and enriching for you.
We are an Employment Network for the Ticket to Work Program under the Social Security Administration. We offer employment services to help individuals with disabilities that wants to enter or renter into the workforce have a smooth transition while they are working.
About Ability 1st Utah
Since January 2001, Ability 1st Utah has been providing services to individuals with all types of disabilities and of any age to help them achieve their goal of remaining independent in their homes and active in their communities. Our organization seeks to help individuals with disabilities to remove whatever limitations they may encounter along the way and turn them into opportunities for developing their abilities to enjoy independent living lifestyles.
To recognize, advocate, and respect each individual’s right and ability to realize their deserved quality of life. This will be accomplished by identifying needs, providing resources, strengthening abilities, and advocating social and political change to Individuals with disabilities.
To integrate, build and strengthen abilities for all individuals with disabilities.
Ability 1st Utah is committed to assisting and serving our consumers during the pandemic. Our Center continues to offer services to our cosumers through appointments in person, phone calls, and virtually.
Classes and activities are held onsite at our Center and are also offered through Zoom. We encourage our consumers to call us every Thursday to RSVP for classes/activities and advise them to wear a mask when coming to our center to participate. If you want to be part of the Ability 1st Utah family and want to benefit from our services, call us at 801-373-5044 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. To view our classes and activities schedule click on the calendars’ tab.
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Run, Walk or Roll 2022
Registration for our Run, Walk, or Roll is now open!
If you cannot join us on our 19th annual race on Saturday September 24, 2022 but would like to contribute and help our youth and community integration programs, please consider donating and click the button below.
Ability 1st Utah will be there every step of the way!
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No matter where you come from or form of disability, this is the place for you. From learning critical skills to meeting new people, Ability 1st Utah can help.
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Health = Happiness
There is no need to be alone in this world. Here at Ability 1st Utah, we come together to learn about independent living and how to live a healthy life.
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We are always looking for volunteers. Whether it be office work or helping at one of our events, any help is great appreciated. Apply now to become a volunteer.
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Ability 1st Utah:
Monday- Thursday: 7:30 am-4:30 pm
Friday: 7:30 am-1:30 pm
Address: 1455 West 820 North Provo, UT 84601
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