YPA is a 501(c)6 non profit corporation organized in 1996 which consists of youth private providers throughout Utah, addressing issues for over 100 Utah Youth Private Providers. Association members employ over 4,500 trained Utahns and support Utah’s economic environment through business, payroll, property and sales taxes.
Represent the interest of the members in regard to policy, legislative and contract issues. Advocate for youth and a cooperative coordinated system of care for such youth. Actively participate in the political and public policy arena in order to meet the above stated objectives.