No need to worry about finding a babysitter for your next doctor appointment at the Sugar House Health Center—we’ll take care of your kids! Caregivers are trained in CPR, first-aid, and best practices for early childhood development. The quality care they provide includes activities, crafts, and other various learning activities. Our goal is to help make your visit to your health care provider as easy as possible.
Note: For patients of Sugar House Health Center only.*
The care center operates on a first come, first serve basis, and it’s completely FREE. You will receive a text if you need to come back to the child care area before your appointment is finished.
Who is providing the care?
The University of Utah’s Center for Child Care and Family Resources provides oversight of this program and staff.
What ages can use the service?
Ages 18 months–eight years old
Where is it located?
The child care area is located at 1280 E. Stringham Ave., Salt Lake City, UT 84106, directly south as you walk in the west doors of University of Utah’s Sugar House Health Center on the first floor.
How does it work?
- Sign-in process takes about five minutes. Parent must have ID. To expedite the sign-in process, parents may register online. This registration form is for parents wanting care at the Sugar House Health Center only and does not guarantee that a space will be available for your child.
- No food or drink allowed in child care area.
- Our staff are not allowed to change diapers. You will be texted if you child needs to have their diaper changed.
- The Child Care Center's texting number is 385-202-0393.
Open Monday–Friday 7:00 am–7:00 pm. Last check-in at 6:30 p.m.
For more information, talk with one of our patient relations specialists on the first floor kiosk.