News & Events

We Are Moving!

Our Migration and Refugee Services offices which include Refugee Resettlement, Refugee Foster Care, and Imigration, and our Administration offices are moving to a new location! We will now be located at 224 North 2200 West Salt Lake City, Utah 84116. 

Forced to Flee A Refugee Journey

Over 68.5 million people are displaced around the world, forced to flee their homes due to persecution and conflict. Thank you for attending our Forced to Flee Refugee Camp Exhibit! We loved having the opportunity to raise awareness for refugees around the world and in our community. There are still…

Empty Bowls

Thank you to everyone who supported our 2019 Empty Bowls event! We were able to raise more money than ever for those experiencing homelessness and hunger. This is the only fundraiser we host for our Homeless Services each year and your generosity means the world to us and our those…

Immigration A Success Story

*Hector and Martin are brothers who immigrated to the US with their father 15 years ago. What little money they had went to paying rent, food, and other bills. There was never anything left for green card application fees.  After years of hard work in school and in after school…

Future Leaders Board

We are excited to announce the creation of a CCS Future Leader's Board! If you are a young professional and interested in solutions for the social issues in our community, we have a wonderful new opportunity for you! Email to get started! #FutureLeaders #HomelessServices #RefugeeResettlement #Immigration  

Refugee Foster Care Orientation

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Refugees Need Your Help

Refugees Need Your Help As details and rulings continue to develop surrounding the entrance of refugee and immigrants in our country continues, the number of refugees admitted to our state has dropped dramatically. As a country founded by those searching for religious freedom, this is a blow to our national…

Thank You!

Your donations and volunteerism during the holidays enabled us to ensure that every family had a happy holiday season by providing 1,500 homeless, low-income, and refugee families with gifts of warm clothes and educational toys through our Gift of the Drummer program and 2,644 holiday meals to those in need…

Employee Spotlight

Congratulations to our Employee Spotlights: Robert (Bob) Jackson and Nora Perkins!  Robert (Bob) Jackson: Prior to working for CCS at the Weigand Homeless Resource Center, Bob spent 41 years as an educator and administrator at both the high school and college levels. While he truly enjoyed those many years, his…

CCS Stands with Refugees and Immigrants

January 27, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY- We are deeply disappointed and troubled by the Executive Order signed by President Trump to suspend the resettlement program, and the presumed intention to institute a restriction on future refugees based on religious affiliations. In the United States we believe in the right to…