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attorney referral
domestic violence
education/counseling/day facilities
eldervention
emergency/transitional housing
employment
food programs
HIV/AIDS
Immunizations
medical/dental
pregnancy, parenting & adoption
rental/utilities assistance
substance abuse
wheelchairs

FOOD PROGRAMS

St. Mary's/ West Side Food Bank Aliance
13050 W. Elm St. Surprise, AZ 85374
602.352.3640
www.firstfoodbank.org

Valley View Community Food Bank
11115 W. Nevada Ave. Youngtown, AZ 85363
623.933.3358
http://valleyviewfoodbank.wordpress.com

Yavapai Meals On Wheels
17437 W. Crocus
Surprise, AZ 85379
623.584.9034
http://www.mowaa.org

Benevilla
16752 N. Greasewood St., Surprise, AZ 85374
623.584.4999 
http://www.benevilla.org
Adult day center, dementia specific adult day facilities, child day care and intergenerational programming, Friendly Visitor program*, grocery shopping service for homebound individuals*, business assistance*, minor home repair service*, Lifeline personal response systems, home delivered meal program for Surprise residents, Family Resource Center, information and referral service.

*service provided by volunteers and based on volunteer availability.

DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE REFERRALS

ALANON/ALATEEN
6829 N.21st Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85015
602.249.1257
For family members (i.e. wife/children) or friends or anyone who cares for someone who is chemically dependent. ALATEEN is for children affected by someone who is chemically dependent.
http://al-anon-az.org

Alcoholics Anonymous
9164 N. 43rd Ave., #15, Glendale, AZ 85302
623.937.7836

Help line and information on AA meetings.

ARISE-Sun Health/Del Webb Hospital
14502 W. Meeker, Sun City West, AZ 85375
623.214.4056
http://www.bannerhealth.com
Adult Recovery in a Supportive Environment (ARISE) provides intensive outpatient treatment program for seniors, meets twice weekly. Activities include exercise, group therapy and education.

Medi-Center
2770 E. Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85008
602.273.9999.
This is primarily a medical detox from physical addiction to alcohol, heroin, and barbiturate use. Services are only for persons without insurance. Not a treatment facility, but rather a detox program. Assessment and referral is made to more appropriate services as needed. No insurance or AHCCCS participants.

Recovery.org
Website includes a directory of nationwide addiction rehabilitation programs as well as addiction resources.

EDUCATION/COUNSELING/DAY FACILITIES 

Benevilla
16752 N. Greasewood St., Surprise, AZ 85374
623.584.4999
http://www.benevilla.org
Adult day center, dementia specific adult day facilities, child day care and intergenerational programming, Friendly Visitor program*, grocery shopping service for homebound individuals*, business assistance*, minor home repair service*, Lifeline personal response systems, home delivered meal program for Surprise residents, Family Resource Center, information and referral service.

*service provided by volunteers and based on volunteer availability.

Campaneros/Arizona Children’s Association
11327 West Bell Road Surprise, AZ 85374
623-583-2523

Catholic Center
Bell Road and El Mirage Road, Surprise, AZ, 85374
602.532.2981

Catholic Charities Community Services
7400 W. Olive Avenue, #10, Peoria, AZ 85345
623.486.9868
http://www.catholiccharitiesaz.org
Counseling for individuals, couples, families, adults, and children on a sliding fee scale (ext 55227). Community services include information and referral by phone or in person, life skills classes, crisis intervention, limited emergency financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions, work and school clothing.

Dysart Community Center
14414 N. El Mirage Road, El Mirage, AZ 85335-2909
623.583.0016
Literacy, ESL, GED classes. Teen program, Community Service, Summer Youth Activity, comprehensive Youth Development program.

Jewish Family and Children’s Services
6376 West Bell Road, Glendale, AZ,85301
623.486.8202
http://www.jfcsarizona.org
Individual, couple and family counseling including assistance with practical and environmental problems. Abuse/neglect situations. Children’s mental health. Geriatric services. Volunteer services.

Phoenix Interfaith Counseling
West Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301
602.532.0777
http://www.phx-interfaith.org
Medication management and psychiatric evaluations. Parent Information Program is a Court approved course for divorcing couples with children. Parenting skills classes.

Value Options
444 N. 44th St., Phoenix, AZ, 85008
http://www.valueoptions.com
1.800.564.5465 Individuals with mental health benefits through AHCCCS should call this number, or for a mobile crisis team call 602.222.9444 (24 Hour crisis hotline).

West Side Head Start and Early Head Start
Contact: Catholic Charities Administrative office
7400 West Olive Avenue, Suite #10 Peoria, AZ 85345
623.486.9868
http://www.azheadstart.org/

ELDERVENTION

ELDERVENTION
Area Agency on Aging
1366 E. Thomas Rd., Suite 108 Phoenix, AZ 85014
602.264.4357
http://www.aaaphx.org/ELDERVENTION
Free in-home counseling for undiagnosed individuals 55+. Assists in the achievement and maintenance of a healthy emotional life.

ATTORNEY REFERRAL

To find legal assistance, call 602.258.4434 or 602.258.3434

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Eve’s Place
15270 Brookside Lane, Suite 129 Surprise, Arizona 85374
623.547.6175
http://www.safetyatevesplace.org

Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence
301 E. Bethany Home Rd. Suite C194, Phoenix, AZ 85012
602.279.2900 or 1.800.782.6400.
http://www.azcadv.org

HIV/AIDS

Area Agency on Aging, Region ONE, Incorporated
1366 E. Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85014-5793
602.264.2255
http://www.aaaphx.org

Catholic Social Service of Central and Northern Arizona
1610 West Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85015-3525
602-285-1999

IMMUNIZATIONS

Maricopa County Childhood Immunization Partnership
602.2MC-CHIP
http://www.mcchip.org/index1.html

RENTAL/UTILITIES ASSISTANCE

CAP Avondale
1007 South Third Street, Avondale, AZ 85323
623.333.2700
http://www.avondale.org/index.aspx?NID=127

CAP/Glendale
5856 West Glendale Avenue, Suite 103, Glendale, AZ 85301
623.930.2854
http://www.glendaleaz.com/CAP/

CAP/Peoria
8335 West Jefferson Street, Peoria, AZ 85380
623.979.3911
http://www.peoriaaz.gov/content2.asp?ID=1789

CAP/Tolleson
9555 West Van Buren Street, Tolleson, AZ 85353
623.936.2760

CAP/Wickenburg
256 North Washington Street, Wickenberg, AZ 85390
928.684.7894

Society of St. Vincent de Paul
420 W. Watkins Road, Phoenix, AZ 85002
602.263.8856 Community Information Referral
http://www.stvincentdepaul.net

Salvation Army
10730 West Union Hills Drive, Sun City, AZ 85373
623.977.1084
http://www.salvationarmyusa.org

EMPLOYMENT

DES (Department of Economic Security)
11526 W Bell Rd, Surprise, AZ 85374
602.771.1840
https://www.azdes.gov/aspnew/default.asp

Maricopa County Human Services Department (HSD) Workforce Development Division
602.372.4200
http://www.hsd.maricopa.gov/wdd

WHEELCHAIRS

Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center
14502 W. Meeker Blvd., Sun City West, AZ 85375
623.214.4000
http://www.bannerhealth.com/Locations/Arizona/Banner+Del+Webb+Medical+Center/

EMERGENCY AND TRANSITIONAL HOUSING

Section 8, Low Income Housing
Arizona Department of Housing
1110 W. Washington Street, Suite 310 Phoenix, AZ 85007
602.771.1000
http://www.housingaz.com/ShowPage.aspx?ID=187

Catholic Charities Community Services
7400 W. Olive Avenue, #10, Peoria, AZ 85345
623.486.9868
http://www.catholiccharitiesaz.org

PREGNANCY, PARENTING AND ADOPTION

Catholic Charities Community Services
7400 W. Olive Avenue, #10, Peoria, AZ 85345
888.818.4445
http://www.catholiccharitiesaz.org

MEDICAL/DENTAL

Clinica Adelante
16551 North Dysart Rd, Suite 104A, Surprise, AZ 85374
623.583.3001  
http://www.adelantehealthcare.com


TO REPORT WELFARE FRAUD
CALL THE ARIZONA ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE
1-800-251-2436



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