Office of Early Childhood

The Office of Early Childhood promotes and enhances positive growth, development, and learning for every Utah child from birth through age 8. Several early childhood programs are housed within the office, which collaborates with other state agencies and community partners to improve the quality of all early childhood programs and enhance access for families across the state.

Office of Early Childhood programs:

Request for grant applications (RFGA) for local evidence-based home visiting programs

The Utah Department of Health and Human Services invites eligible entities to apply for the Home Visiting's Program's Request for Grant Applications.

Eligible applicants: This funding is available for local health departments, non-profits, tribal nations, other community agencies serving the following counties: Cache, Carbon, Davis, Duchesne, Emery, Grand, Iron, Morgan, Salt Lake, San Juan, Sanpete, Tooele, Utah, Wasatch, Washington, Weber.

Information session: The Home Visiting Program held an about this funding opportunity on Wednesday, March 27, 2024 from 1:30-3:00 pm MT. The slides are available below. For access to the recording, please email the program manager.

Question and answer period: The question and answer period closes on Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 11:59 pm MT. Questions and responses will be updated below as needed.

Submission deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 12:00 pm (noon) mountain time. No late or incomplete applications will be accepted or reviewed.

Last Update: April 8, 2024

Contact us


Office of Early Childhood
Division of Family Health
Utah Department of Health and Human Services
PO Box 142002
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2002

Office Director:

Dakota Matherly