Davis Tech Cares Center

Need help? The Student Resource Center is open to you!
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  • Room 1020 (across from the cafe)
  • Mon-Thu | 7:30am-9pm
    Fri | 7:30am-3:30pm
  • 801-593-2027
  • Email Us

The Davis Tech CARES Center (Center for Assistance Resources and Educational Success) is a safe space for all students to access and utilize a variety of campus and community resources to foster your success through acceptance, respect, and empowerment. The center offers students financial, mental health, and physical resources

If you would like more information about the resources available to you, or would like to set up a time to talk to our Social Work interns, please click the Information Request button below.


NOTE: If you have questions about enrolling, schedule changes, etc., please visit Student Services.

  • Emergency | 911
  • Mental Health | 811
  • Campus Security | 801-593-7911
  • Basic Needs Advisor | 801-593-2335

Resources and Services

Career Services
  • Circles (Open Doors) Layton: 801-771-4642 | Clearfield: 801-773-0712 12-week class- peers, allies, and support. Job training Visit Us
  • Department of Workforce Services (DWS) 801-526-9675 Job training and educational opportunities Visit Us
  • LDS Employment Services 801-818-4484 Free of charge, online and in-person classes. Job search skills workshops, one-on-one coaching, active job search, ask an expert, employment services. Visit Us
  • People Helping People 801-583-5300 Employment program for low-income women (primarily single moms). Visit Us
  • DI Voucher Voucher for clothing at DI for students to use to purchase professional clothing for interviews after graduation. See CARES Center Staff for details
  • Salvation Army – Ogden 801-621-3580 Donation Center, Family Store Tue-Sat: 10am-6pm Visit Us
  • Salvation Army – Salt Lake City 801-988-4204 Mon-Fri: 9am-4:40pm | Sun: 10am-12:30pm Visit Us
Davis Tech Resources
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships 801-293-2129 Can help with applications for financial aid and scholarships Visit Us
  • Trula Free live and wellness coaching Visit Us
  • UTA Bus Pass see Student Services for details
Domestic Violence/Abuse
  • Safe Harbor 801-444-9161 Located in Farmington, provides support services, education, awareness, resources, and advocacy for domestic violence or sexual assault victims Visit Us
  • Utah Domestic Violence Coalition 800-897-5465 Aim to end DV in Utah, will provide legal support to victims. Free 24-hour Crisis Line: 800-799-7233 or Text: 88788 Visit Us
Family Services
  • Family Support Center of Ogden 801-393-3113 Parent education, supportive services, crisis childcare ages 0-11, adoption respite care, stepfamily classes, parenting classes, youth development Visit Us
  • Head Start - Davis School District 801-402-0650 Free preschool (head start/early head start) title 1, pregnant parent, ages 0-5, family support services. *Head start is offered in other school districts Visit Us
  • LDS Family Services talk with local Bishops Counseling services, missionary services, single expectant parent services, support groups, adoption consultation and referrals, emergency response psychological care. Visit Us
  • Office of Child Care (DWS) 866-435-7414 Help with childcare expenses Visit Us
  • Open Doors Crisis/Respite Nursery Clearfield Center: 801-773-0712 *24-hour crisis hotline After hours weekday: 801-336-8936 After hours weekend: 801-336-8939 *Emergency childcare needs. For crisis and selfcare. Helps stressed out parents that need a break. Visit Us
Food Assistance Programs
  • Bountiful Food Pantry 801-299-8464 Food Pantry Mon-Fri: 11am-1pm | Tue-Thu: 6pm-8pm | Sat: 10am-12pm Visit Us
  • Catholic Community Services 801-428-1294 Food Pantry Tue-Fri: 9am-12pm Visit Us
  • Fish-N-Loaves 801-544-2426 Food bank Mon-Fri: 9am-2pm
  • Open Doors Layton: 801-771-4642 | Clearfield: 801-773-0712 Food pantry Tue, Wed: 9am-4pm | Fri 9am-1pm
  • Salvation Army Salt Lake: 801-988-4202 | Ogden: 801-621-3580 Food banks Sale Lake: Mon-Fri, 9am-4:40pm | Sun, 10am-12:30pm | Ogden: Tue-Sat, 10am-6pm Visit Us
  • SNAP (DWS) 801-529-0950 Provides food benefits to low-income families to supplement their grocery budget so they can afford the nutritious food essential to health and well-being Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm Visit Us
  • WIC 877-942-5437 Supplemental nutrition program for woman, infants, and children. Mon-Fri :11am-1pm | Tue-Thu: 6pm-8pm | Sat 10am-12pm Visit Us
  • Journey Clinic 385-383-7144 Women’s clinic; care for those who are sexually active, pregnant, considering an abortion, or have had an abortion. Provide education, advocacy, nurse consultations, ultrasounds, and post-abortion support. Visit Us
  • Midtown Community Health Center 801-344-0030 Healthcare center, accepts patients with no health or dental insurance. Mon-Fri: 7:30am-6pm Visit Us
  • Pantry Smiles Free dental care to qualifying students. See CARES Center staff for details/eligibility
  • Take Care Utah 211 or 801-973-0256 Free help with health care insurance, CHIP, Obamacare Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm (live chat) jude@healthpolicyproject.org Visit Us
  • Davis Community Housing 801-451-2587 Assistance with housing Mon-Thu 7am-5pm Visit Us
  • HEAT (DWS) 866-205-4357 Assistance with heating and/or cooling. Water assistance is available for emergency needs. Apply online: Visit Us
  • Homeless to Housing (Open Doors) Layton: 801-771-4642 | Clearfield: 801-773-0712 Short term rental program for families in temporary crisis. For families who are homeless or are about to be homeless. Visit Us
  • Housing Connect 801-284-4400 Provides affordable housing while promoting self-sufficiency. Visit Us
  • Section 8 Housing (HUD) Determine eligibility for assisted housing programs including public housing. Visit Us
  • Utah Nonprofit Housing Corporation 801-364-6617 Improve “quality of life” by providing decent, safe, affordable housing, focus on low and very-low-income individuals. Visit Us
Legal Information/Consultation
  • Blomquist Hale (legal consultations) 801-262-9619 Will provide free 15-minute legal consultations. Visit Us
  • People’s Legal Aid 801-477-6975 Provides Utah residents free education and legal advice for housing issues and low-or no cost eviction defense. Visit Us
  • Rasa Legal 866-521-0178 Rasa is making clearing a criminal record simple and affordable for everyone. In partnership with Davis Technical College, we can determine what is on your record and whether it is eligible for record clearance for free in less than 3 minutes. Start now. Mon – Fri, 9am – 5 pm (by appointment only) info@rasa-legal.com Visit Us
LGBTQ+ Resources
  • Mama Dragons Program for mothers/parents of LGBTQ+ youth. Help parents accept, affirm, and celebrate their LGBTQ+ child info@mamadragons.org
  • Ogden Price Center 801-917-4588 Youth outreach, social support groups Visit Us
  • Utah Pride Center 801-539-8800 Mental health services, peer to peer support, programs and groups, education and training Mon-Fri: 3pm-8pm (walk-in hours) Visit Us
Mental Health/Counseling
  • Blomquist Hale 801-262-9619 Mental health services. Students of Davis Tech get 3 free therapy/counseling sessions every 90 days. Visit Us
  • Davis Behavioral Health 801-773-7060 Mental/behavioral health services. Offer services on a sliding scale based on income. 24-hour Crisis Hotline: 801-683-5356 Visit Us
  • Detox Rehabs 888-927-3451 Offers and online resource for finding substance abuse treatment programs in your area Visit Us
  • Family Counseling Center 801-399-1600 Offer family, couple, and individual counseling. Services offered on a sliding scale based on income Mon-Thu: 9am-8pm | Fri: 9am-2pm Visit Us
  • Live Another Day 1-866-932-5667 Offers an online resource for finding substance abuse treatment programs in your area Visit Us
  • Opportunity Center, LLC Provides online mental health and self-help resources Visit Us
  • SafeUT 833-372-3388 Free licensed counselors providing crisis intervention & emotional support. There is also an app. Visit Us
Refugee Services
  • Davis Dreamers 801-643-0140 Help undocumented students graduate from college. Provide privately funded scholarships. Provide mentors to students who help guide them through school Visit Us
  • Refugee Services (DWS) 801-618-5096 Aid refugees in finding employment and offer support for integrating into their new life. Refugee center, English language skills, women and youth services, case management. Visit Us