Administration on Aging 
www.aoa.gov/

Elder Web
Award-winning online eldercare sourcebook
www.elderweb.com/regions/united-states

Social Security Administration
www.ssa.gov/

For Veterans

Department of Veterans Affairs
www.va.gov/

Veterans Benefits and Services
www.va.gov/landing2_vetsrv.htm

 

Veterans Benefits Administration (Arizona)
3225 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85012.
Phone: 1-800-827-1000

www.benefits.va.gov/phoenix/

 

VA Medical Center
650 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012.
Phone: 602-277-5551

www.phoenix.med.va.gov/

 

Northern Arizona VA Health Care System
500 N. Hwy 89, Prescott , AZ 86313. Phone: 928-445-4860

www1.va.gov/directory

 

Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
3601 South 6th Avenue, Tucson 85723.
Phone: 520-792-1450

www.tucson.va.gov/

 

Casa Grande VA Clinic
900 E. Florence Blvd, Suites H & I, Casa Grande , AZ 85222.
Phone: 520-629-4900

www.tucson.va.gov/locations/CasaGrande.asp

 

Payson VA Clinic
711 South 14th Avenue, Safford , AZ 85546.
Phone: 520-629-4900
www1.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=5320&dnum=ALL&map=1

Adult Protective Services
(To report abuse, neglect & exploitation)
Phone: 1-877-767-2385

 

Aging and Adult Administration
https://des.az.gov/services/aging-and-adult/division-aging-and-adult-services

 

Attorney General’s Office
1275 West Washington Street, Phoenix AZ 85007.

Information and Complaints Unit
Phone: 602-542-5763 or 602-542-2079
Civil Rights Division - Phone: 602-542-5263
Elder Rights Division - Phone: 602-542-2124

www.azag.gov

 

Braille and Talking Book Library
1030 North 32nd Street, Phoenix AZ 85008.
Phone: 602-255-5578. 
www.azlibrary.gov/talkingbooks

Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (TTY/VOICE)
1400 West Washington, Suite 126, Phoenix 85007.
Phone: 602-542-3323, 602-364-0990 (TTY), 800-352-8161 (in state).
www.acdhh.org

Commission of Indian Affairs
1400 West Washington. Suite 300, Phoenix 85007.
Phone: 602-542-3123.
www.indianaffairs.state.az.us/

Dept. of Health Services
150 North 18th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85007. Phone: 602-542-1001.
www.hs.state.az.us/

To report concerns about care and violations of federal and state licensing requirements for:

  • Skilled Nursing Facilities: 602-674-9705
  • Assisted Living centers and homes: 602-674-9775

Dept. of Veterans Services
4141 N. Third St., Phoenix 85012.
Phone: 602-255-3373. 
https://dvs.az.gov/

 Governor’s Advisory Council on Aging
1717 W. Jefferson, Room 114, Phoenix 85007.
Phone: 602-542-4710.
www.azgovernor.gov/gaca/

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Rehabilitation Services (DES)
1789 West Jefferson, 2nd Floor, NW Wing 930A, Phoenix AZ 85007.
Phone: 602-542-3332
https://des.az.gov/services/employment/arizona-rehabilitation-services 

 

 State Board of Nursing
(To report concerns about a nurse or certified nursing assistant).
Phone: 602-331-8111.
www.azbn.gov/

Gila County

www.gilacountyaz.gov/

Gila County Attorney’s Crime/Victim/Witness Assistance/Compensation Program
1400 E. Ash St, Globe 85501. Phone: 928-425-3231.

http://www.gilacountyaz.gov/government/county_attorney/victim_services.php

 

Gila County Community Action Program
5515 South Apache Avenue, Globe, AZ 85501
Globe (928) 425-7631  Payson (928) 474-1759   Hayden/Winkelman (928) 425-7631 or (800) 304-4452 Ext. 8650
(Provides limited low-income emergency help with energy costs, home repair, temporary shelter and advocacy. Offices in Globe, Hayden/Winkelman, and Payson.)

www.gilacountyaz.gov/government/community/community_action_program.php

 

Gila County Division of Health and Community Services
621 S. 5th St, Globe 85501.
Phone: 928-425-3189.
(Provides immunizations, preventive health programs, communicable disease investigations, and TB control. Offices in Globe, Hayden, and Payson.)

www.co.gila.az.us/health/info.html

 

Gila County Housing Authority.
1100 E. Monroe St, Globe 85501.
Phone: 928-425-0858.
(Provides Section 8 subsidized housing vouchers.)

www.co.gila.az.us/communityservices/housing/default.html

 

Gila County Housing Rehabilitation
1177 Monroe St, Globe 85501.
Phone: 928-425-3281. (Provides housing rehabilitation loans and grants.)

www.co.gila.az.us/communityservices/housing/rehab.html

Pinal County

www.co.pinal.az.us

Pinal County Attorney Victim Services Program
45 N. Florence, Florence 85232.
Phone: 800-208-6897, Ext. 6813 or 520-868-6813.

pinalcountyaz.gov/Departments/CountyAttorney/Pages/ContactUs.aspx

 

Pinal County Department of Health and Human Services
500 S. Central Ave., Florence 85232.
Phone: 520-866-6753.
(Provides public fiduciary/guardian services, home health and long-termcare programs.)

http://pinalcountyaz.gov/Departments/HealthHumanServices/Pages/Home.aspx

 

Pinal County Division of Housing
970 N. Eleven Mile Corner Rd, Casa Grande 85222.
Phone: 520-866-7301.
(Provides public housing and Section 8 subsidized housing vouchers.)

http://pinalcountyaz.gov/Departments/Housing/Pages/Home.aspx

 

Pinal County Division of Public Health
500 S. Central Ave., Florence 85232.
Phone: 800-231-8499 or 520-866-6753.
(Provides immunizations, preventive health programs, communicable disease investigations, TB control, and the Well Women Health Clinic [age 50+]. Offices in Apache Junction, Casa Grande, Eloy, Florence, Kearny, Mammoth, Oracle, San Manuel, Stanfield, and Superior.)

http://pinalcountyaz.gov/Departments/PublicHealth/Pages/Home.aspx

 

 

Globe Office
1400 E. Ash Street
Globe, Arizona 85501
Phone: (928) 402-8630 Fax: (928) 425-3720

 

Globe Downtown Office
155 S. Broad Street
Globe, Arizona 85501
Phone: (928) 402-8630   Fax: (928) 425-9797

 

Payson Office
714 S. Beeline Hwy. Ste 202
Payson, Arizona 85541
Phone: (928) 474-4068  Fax: (928) 474-9066

 

Child Support Office
157 S. Broad Street
Globe, Arizona 85501
Phone: (928) 425-4464   Fax: (928) 425-7520

 

Victim Services
155 S. Broad Street
Globe, Arizona 85501
Phone: (928) 402-8630   Fax: (928) 425-9797

 

Bad Check Program                                              714 S. Beeline Hwy. Ste 202
Payson, Arizona 85541
Phone: (928) 474-4426  Fax: (928) 474-9066

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Area Agencies on Aging

Region I
(Maricopa County)

Area Agency on Aging, Region One, Inc.
1366 E. Thomas Road, Suite 108
Phoenix, AZ 85014
Phone: (602) 264-4357
Fax: (602) 230-9132
Web: www.aaaphx.org

Region II
(Pima County)

Area Agency on Aging, Region II
Pima Council on Aging
8467 East Broadway
Tucson, AZ 85710
Phone: (520) 790-7262
Fax: (520) 790-7577
Web: www.pcoa.org

Region III
(Apache, Coconino, Navajo & Yavapai Counties)

Area Agency on Aging, Region III
Northern Arizona Council of Governments
43 S. San Francisco St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Phone: (877) 521-3500
Fax: (928) 214-7235
Web: www.nacog.org

Region IV
(LaPaz, Mohave & Yuma Counties)

Area Agency on Aging, Region IV
Western Arizona Council of Governments
1235 S. Redondo Circle Dr.
Yuma, AZ 85365
Phone: (928) 782-1886
Fax: (928) 329-4248
Web: www.wacog.com

Region V
(Gila & Pinal Counties)

Area Agency on Aging, Region V
Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens
8969 W. McCartney Rd.
Casa Grande, AZ 85194
Phone: (520) 836-2758
Fax: (520) 421-2033
Web: www.pgcsc.org

Region VI
(Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, Santa Cruz Counties)


Area Agency on Aging, Region VI
SouthEastern Az Governments Organization
300 Collins Road
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Phone: (520) 432-2528
Web: www.seago.org/aaa

Region VII
(Navajo Nation)

 

Navajo Area Agency on Aging, Region VII
P.O. Box 1390
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: (928) 729-4520
Fax: (928) 871-6793
http://www.naaa.navajo-nsn.gov/

Region VIII
(Inter-Tribal Council of Arizona)

Area Agency on Aging, Region VIII
Inter-Tribal Council of Arizona
2214 North Central, # 100
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: (602) 258-4822
Fax: (602) 258-4825
Web: http://itcaonline.com/

 


General Aging Resources

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP).
Phone: 1-800-424-3410 (Member Service Center).
www.aarp.org

Arizona Office: 302 North First Avenue, Suite 410, Phoenix AZ 85003.
Phone: 602-256-2277. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

American Society on Aging
www.asaging.org

Live Well, Live Long
www.asaging.org/cdc/index.cfm

Benefits Checkup (NCOA)
http://www.benefitscheckup.org/

Medicare NewsWatch.com

www.MedicareNewsWatch.com

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
1730 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20036.
Phone: 202-872-0888.
www.n4a.org

Eldercare Locator: www.eldercare.gov

National Council on the Aging
www.ncoa.org

Arizona Community Action Association
www.azcaa.org


Caregiving Resources

Family Caregiver Alliance
www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/home.jsp.

National Family Caregivers Association
www.nfcacares.org/.

Eldercare Locator
www.eldercare.gov/

Today's Caregiver Magazine

www.caregiver.com


Minority Resources

Eldercare Locator
www.eldercare.gov

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
1730 Rhode Island Ave, NW Suite 1200, Washington DC 20036
Phone 202-876-0888
www.n4a.org

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
www.naacp.org

In Arizona: 1818 S. 16th Street, Phoenix AZ 85034.
Phone: 602-252-4064.

National Hispanic Council on Aging
www.nhcoa.org

National Indian Council on Aging
www.nicoa.org

Urban League, Greater Phoenix
1402 South Seventh Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85007-3902.
Phone: 602-254-5611. FAX: 602-253-7359.
http://www.gphxul.org/

Urban League, Tucson
2305 S. Park Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85713. Phone: 520-791-9522.
www.tucsonurbanleague.org/


Other Aging Resources

Association of Arizona Food Banks
www.azfoodbanks.org

Arizona Rim Country’s Volunteer Resource and Information Center
www.inpayson.com

Arizona Senior Citizen’s Law Project
1818 South 16th Street, Suite 304, Phoenix AZ 85034.
Phone: 602-252-6710.

www.azlawhelp.org/

Arizona Self Help
www.arizonaselfhelp.org

Arizona Silver-Haired Legislature
1366 E. Thomas Road, Suite 108, Phoenix AZ 85014.
Phone: 602-264-2255.

Elderhostel
Non-profit educational and travel organization for older adults - www.elderhostel.org/welcome/home.asp.

Eldercare Locator
www.eldercare.gov.

Meals on Wheels Association of America.
1414 Prince Street, Suite 302, Alexandria, VA 22314.
Phone: 703-548-5558.
www.mowaa.org.

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
www.naela.org/.

National Center on Elder Abuse
www.elderabusecenter.org/.

National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
www.ncpssm.org/.

National Senior Citizens Law Center
www.nsclc.org/.

 

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

Pinal Resources Website
For Central Pinal County

Directory of Human Service Agencies

www.pinalresources.org