Volunteer

Our volunteer program is an integral part of the mission of Utah Health and Human Rights. Through the help of dedicated volunteers we are able to assist clients in becoming self-sufficient and rebuilding their lives in Utah. There are many many ways you can help out.

General Volunteer Opportunities

  • Driver: Transporting clients to and from our office for appointments, groups and clinics
  • Childcare: Watching children at our office while their parents are in sessions and groups
  • Office Work: Audit client files, office cleaning, front desk and organizational tasks
  • English/Educational Tutoring: Help clients with English skills and/or academic goals
  • Mentoring: Help clients with specific goals and needs (public transportation system, library resources, finance & any other needs identified by clients)

Professional Volunteer Opportunities: 

  • Interpreters: Interpret for sessions (Arabic, Swahili, Kinyarwanda & other languages)
  • Massage Therapists: Massages for clients to assist with pain, stress and anxiety managment
  • CNA/Medical Assistants: Assist psychiatrists with check-ins at our biweekly psychiatry clinic
  • Pharmacist: Help our clients with medications and prescriptions
  • LCSW: One on one and/or group therpay sessions with client(s)
  • Dental: Pro-bono/discounted dental services
  • Contact us if you have a different professional specialty that may benefit UHHR — we love new ideas. 

Donations

  • Hygiene supplies: We're always in need of a number of hygiene items to give to clients in need. These include shampoo, conditioner, lotion, deodorant, soap, diapers, baby wipes, toothpaste, toothbrushes, toilet paper, feminine hygiene products, razors and shaving cream. If you'd like to donate, contact Ann Elise Taylor at .
  • Cleaning supplies: Having cleaning supplies available helps our clients, who usually live at or below the poverty line. We're always in need of liquid laundry detergent, dish soap, hand soap, multi-purpose wipes or sprays, paper towels, sponges and dish towels. If you'd like to donate, get in touch with Ann Elise Taylor at .
  • Wish list: When clients come to us with specific needs — like a new mattress or a wheelchair — we send an email out to donors who've signed up for our wish list. If you'd like to receive these emails, contact Ann Elise Taylor at

Interested in volunteering?

Contact Ann Elise Taylor at  or 801-494-5432 for more information or submit an application HERE 

Group Volunteer Opportunities:

Small groups can volunteer at UHHR by cleaning our office space; donating and assembling items for hygiene, cleaning or baby kits; and other projects on a case by case basis. Please contact Ann Elise Taylor at for more information.