Run, Walk or Roll

Run, Walk, or Roll 2019 for Ability 1st Utah

Run, Walk, or Roll 2019 for Ability 1st Utah   This year we commemorate our 5k Run, Walk, or Roll fundraiser event, for the 17th consecutive year. Our fundraiser took place on September 7, 2019. The disability friendly race allowed participants to able to Run it,...

Making a change: Advocates First

  Making a change: Advocates First “Advocates First” is a group where people with disabilities can meet to discuss their needs and ways to make a change in the community. We work closely with Ability 1st Utah, a non-profit organization who provides an environment...

Employment Services

Employment Services Ability 1st Utah Employment Services is an employment network who works with Social Security Beneficiaries who have disabilities. We serve Beneficiaries who want to participate in the Ticket to Work Program. The Ticket to Work Program is a program...

Hitchin’ a Ride by Wendy Hansen

I have really been looking forward to teaching my youth class about transportation.  Living in a rural area is absolutely wonderful.  You get to see and experience things you would might never be able to see living in the city.  But there are challenges too when you...

Advocacy in January

We were able to participate in two events in January that were important in giving our consumers and advocates the opportunity to voice our needs and concerns.  The Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities Reception at the Capitol on January 26th was...

Check Out These Plans for 2017

Our Annual Planning Meeting was held on January 25th and some outstanding ideas were presented.  The following are suggestions of things to do: ACTIVITIES Arts & Craft Classes/DIY projects, Tie Dye Shirts Shopping Bowling Movie $5.00 dollar Tuesday at Megaplex...

New Beginnings By Wendy Hansen – Staff Case Worker

                                                                                                                                                                                        Normally when I think of new beginnings I think of January1st, New Year's Day, the...

Making Plans

One of the best things about a new year is making plans for all of the things you want to do during the year.  Part of actually doing those things is making or setting aside the time to do them.  If you write on your calendar that you will visit the Hogle Zoo on...

Ability 1st Utah will be there every step of the way!

All types of Awareness

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.

Stay Informed

Stay involved with all of Ability 1st Utah events.  By becoming involved with our events, you can learn and grow with people just like you.

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.

Become a Volunteer

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.

Videos about Ability 1st Utah:

Ability 1st Utah’s Informational Video

KSL Studio 5 Interview

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We can help you find the perfect job for you and your lifestyle.

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Monday- Thursday: 7:30 am-4:30 pm

Friday: 7:30 am-1:30 pm 

Address: 491 North Freedom Blvd. Provo UT, 84601
Phone: 801-373-5044

Email: [email protected]