Let us Help
A 440 South 500 East | Salt Lake City, UT 84102
First Step House primarily serves people involved in the criminal justice system, with moderate to high criminogenic risk, and a substance use disorder. We are a referral-based program and accept referrals from our community partners based on Federal Priority Placement Criteria. To be quickly placed on our waiting list, please contact one of the following entities.
Currently, we do not offer walk-in assessment or admissions though one of our admissions staff will gladly answer questions about our non-referral waitlist or assessment processes. Those not involved with any of the above entities are encouraged to visit us in-person at the address listed above. The wait time for an available bed is approximate 8-weeks.
We make every effort to admit each person scheduled for admission, though at times personal circumstances or medical needs may prevent us from proceeding. Upon arrival for admission, we ask that all prospective clients arrive ready to enter treatment. During intake, our staff will guide you through our admissions process, which includes the following:
If possible, please be prepared with the following documentation:
Should you arrive with any of the items listed above, you will be kindly asked to dispose of them or have them retrieved by a loved one:
Visit our Admissions Department today to learn more about our treatment, case management, and housing programs. We provide comprehensive and client-centered services to help people build productive, meaningful, and healthy lives.