Alcohol/Drug Use

Alcoholics Anonymous
4602 N. 7th Street, Phoenix AZ 85014. Phone: 602-264-1341.
www.aaphoenix.org.

 

Meetings:

Casa Grande

 

Other Areas in Pinal and Gila Counties

 

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
www.ncadd.org

In Arizona: 4201 N. 16th Street, Suite 140, Phoenix AZ 85006.
Phone: 602-264-6214, ext. 4.

Prevention Pathways:
Online Courses
http://pathwayscourses.samhsa.gov/


Food, Nutrition, and General Health

Aetna InteliHealth
www.intelihealth.com

Food and Drug Administration
www.cfsan.fda.gov

Healthy Eating Guide
www.seekwellness.com/nutrition/elderly_guide.htm

MedExplorer: Health and Medicine Information Search Engine
http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/futuremed/medexplr.htm

Online Health Guide
www.medic8.com/healthguide/elderlyindex.htm


Health/Long-Term Care Quality

Arizona Nurses Association
1850 E. Southern, Suit 1, Tempe AZ 85282.
Phone: 480-831-0404.
www.aznurse.org

National Citizens Coalition for Nursing Home Reform
www.nccnhr.org


Hearing Loss

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
Arizona Chapter. 15706 E. Teepee drive, Fountain Hills, AZ 85269.
Phone: 480-837-9044.
www.agbell.org

Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association
7622 North 48th Drive, Glendale AZ 85301.
Phone: 623-939-6103.
www.arsha.org

National Association for the Deaf.
814 Thayer Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4500. Phone:
301-587-1789 (TTY), 301-587-1788 (Voice).
www.nad.org


Hospices Serving Pinal and Gila Counties

Hospice of the Valley.
2222 S Dobson Rd, Suite 401, Mesa.
Call 602-835-0711.
www.hospiceofthevalley.org

Casa De La Luz Hospice
400 W Magee Rd, Tucson.
Call 520- 544-9890.
www.casahospice.com

Carondelet Hospice Services
802 W Saint Mary’s Rd, Tucson.
Call 520-205-7700.
www.carondelet.org

Heartland Hospice Services, Inc.
2980 N Campbell Ave, Suite 190B, Tucson.
Call 520-325-2790.
www.hcr-manorcare.com

Hospice Family Care, Inc.
1550 S. Alma School Rd., Suite 102, Mesa.
Call 480-461-3144.

Hospice of the Valley.
2222 S Dobson Rd, Suite 401, Mesa.
Call 602-835-0711.
www.hospiceofthevalley.org

RTA Hospice & Palliative Care
675 E. Monument Plaza, Casa Grande.
Call 800-320-6384 or 520-421-7143.
www.rtahospice.org

Valor HospiceCare

1760 E. River Road, Suite 230, Tucson

Call 877-615-3996

www.valorhospicecare.com

 


 

Mental Health, Depression, and Stress

Depression Awareness, Recognition and Treatment
Phone: 800-421-4211.

Encourage Connection
www.encourageconnection.com

Depression in Older Persons
www.nami.org

Health/Stress
Caremark CVS

Internet Mental Health
www.mentalhealth.com

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
Phone: 800-950-NAMI.
www.nami.org

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

NIMH Campaign for America's Mental Health
Phone: 800-969-6642.

Self Improvement Online
www.selfgrowth.com

Stress
www.csbsju.edu/counseling/stress.htm

Stress
www.oates.org/index.php

Stress
www.stressbusting.co.uk


Specific Illnesses

Alzheimer’s Association (National)
Phone: 1-800-272-3900.
www.alz.org

Alzheimer’s Association
Desert Southwest Chapter
Phoenix. 1028 E. McDowell Rd.
Phone: 800-272-3900 or 602-528-0545.
http://www.alz.org/dsw/

Alzheimer’s Association
Desert Southwest Chapter
Tucson. 5132 E. Pima.
Phone: 520-322-6601.
www.alzdsw.org

Alzheimers Society (U.K.)
www.alzheimers.org.uk

American Cancer Society
1-800-ACS-2345.
www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp

Central Arizona Region.
2929 E Thomas Rd, Phoenix 85016.
Phone: (602) 553-7129.

Southeastern Arizona Region.
1636 N Swan, Suite 151, Tucson 85712.
Phone: (520) 323-4200.

American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org/communityprograms-and-localevents/whatslocal.jsp

American Liver Foundation - Arizona Chapter
4545 E. Shea Blvd, Phoenix 85028.
Call 602-953-1800.
www.liverfoundation.org/chapters/arizona/

American Lung Association
102 W. McDowell Rd, Phoenix 85003.
Phone: 602-258-7505.
www.lungusa.org

 

American Parkinson Disease Association
Arizona Chapter
2033 E. Speedway Blvd., #203
Tucson, AZ 85719
520-326-5400

www.apdaparkinson.org/userND/index.asp

Arthritis Foundation - Greater Southwest Chapter
1313 E. Osborn Rd, Phoenix 85014.
Phone: 800-477-7679 or 602-264-7679.
www.arthritis.org/communities/chapters/chapter.asp?chapid=64

Muhammad Ali Parkinson Research Center
500 W. Thomas Rd, Suite 720, Phoenix 85013.
Phone: 800-273-8182 or 602-406-4931.
www.maprc.com/home/default.aspx


Vision Loss

American Council of the Blind
1155 15th Street, NW, Suite 1004, Washington, DC 20005.
Phone: 202-467-5081 or 800-424-8666.
www.acb.org

American Foundation for the Blind
www.afb.org

Arizona Council of the Blind
3124 East Roosevelt, Phoenix AZ 85008.
Phone: 602-273-1510.
aztec.asu.edu/azcb/

The Foundation Fighting Blindness
423 E. Fairmount Drive, Tempe 85282.
Phone: 480-894-0712.

National Eye Care Project Helpline
Phone: 800-222-3937.

National Federation of the Blind.
1800 Johnson Street, Baltimore, MD 21230. Phone: 410-659-9314.

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Web Site: www.nfb.org

Sun Sounds Reading Service
www.sunsounds.org

In Phoenix:
3124 East Roosevelt, Phoenix AZ 85008. Phone: 602-231-0500.
In Flagstaff:
1300 S. Milton, Suite 202, Flagstaff AZ 86001. Phone: 928-779-1775.


Other Health Related Resources

Companion Animals of Arizona
Box 13606 , Phoenix AZ 85002 . Phone: 602-258-3306