Administration for Community Living 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Social Security Administration

For Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Services 

Veterans Phoenix Regional Benefit Office
3333 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85012.
Phone: 1-800-827-1000

Phoenix VA Health Care System

650 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012.
Phone: 602-277-5551 or 800-554-7174 

Southern Arizona VA Health Care System

3601 South 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723
Phone: 520-792-1450 or 800-470-8262

Casa Grande Community Based Outpatient Clinic
1876 E. Sabin Dr., Bldg A, Ste 15, Casa Grande, AZ 85122
Phone: 520-836-2536

Pinal County VA Clinic
1179 E. Cottonwood Lane, Casa Grande, AZ  85122
Phone:  520-629-4801

Globe VA Clinic
5860 S. Hospital Drive, Ste 111, Globe, AZ  85501
Phone:  928-425-0027

Payson VA Health Care Clinic

903 E. Highway 260, Ste 2, Payson, AZ 85541
Phone: 928-472-3148 

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


Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System--AHCCCS (Arizona's Medicaid agency)
1(855)HEA-PLUS (1-855-432-7587)
(To speak to a live person, stay on through the prompts.) 

Arizona Attorney General’s Office

2005 N Central Ave., Phoenix AZ 85004

Information and Complaints Unit - Phone:  602-542-5763 
Taskforce Against Senior Abuse (TASA) - Helpline:  602-542-2124 or Toll-free:  844-894-4735 

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (TTY/VOICE)
100 N. 15th Ave., #104, Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: 602-542-3323  Video Phone:  480-559-9441

Arizona Department of Economic Security/Older Adults


Arizona Department of Health Services
150 N.18th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: 602-542-1025

Arizona Department of Health Services
Licensing Services Online Complaint Forms 

Arizona Department of Veterans' Services
3839 N. 3rd St., Phoenix 85012
Phone: 602-255-3373

Arizona Talking Book Library
1030 N. 32nd St., Phoenix AZ 85008.
Phone: 800-255-5578

Governor’s Advisory Council on Aging
1700 W. Washington St., Ste 240, Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: 602-542-4710

Governor's Office on Tribal Relations
1700 W. Washington St., Ste 235, Phoenix, AZ 85007 
Phone: 602-542-4426 

Rehabilitation Services Administration (DES)
Phone: 1-800-563-1221 

State Board of Nursing
(To report concerns about a nurse or certified nursing assistant).
Phone: 602-771-7800 

Gila County

Gila County Attorney’s Office
1400 E. Ash St. 
Globe, AZ  85501
Phone: 928-402-8630

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

Globe Guerrero Building
1400 E. Ash St.
Globe, AZ  85501
Phone: (928) 402-8630   Fax: (928) 425-9797

Payson Office
714 S. Beeline Hwy. Ste 202
Payson, AZ  85541
Phone: (928) 474-7120

Child Support Office - Guerrero Building
1400 E. Ash St.
Globe, AZ  85501
Phone: (928) 425-4464   Fax: (928) 425-7520

Victim Services
1400 E. Ash St. - Guerrero Building
Globe, AZ  85501
Phone: (928) 402-8630   Fax: (928) 425-3720

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


Gila County Community Action Program
5515 S. Apache Ave., Ste 200
Globe, AZ  85501
Globe/Miami (928) 425-7631, Payson (928) 474-7192, Hayden/Winkelman - call the Globe office at (928) 425-7631 or (800) 304-4452 Ext. 8650
(Provides limited low-income emergency help with energy costs, home repair, temporary shelter and advocacy.)


Gila County Public Health Department Health Services
Globe office:  5515 S. Apache Ave., Ste 100, Globe, AZ  85501; 928-402-8811
Payson office:  110 W. Main St., Ste A, Payson, AZ  85541; 928-474-1210
(Provides immunizations, preventive health programs, communicable disease investigations, and TB control. Offices in Globe, Hayden, and Payson.)


Gila County Housing Services Department
5515 S. Apache Ave., Ste 200
Globe, AZ  85501
Phone: 928-425-7631
(Provides Section 8 subsidized housing choice vouchers, housing rehab/limited housing repair, and weatherization)

Pinal County Attorney's Office
30 N. Florence St., Florence, AZ  85132
Mailing:  PO Box 887, Florence, AZ  85132
Phone: 520-866-6271


Pinal County Public Health Department
971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Bldg D, Florence, AZ  85132 
Mailing:  PO Box 2945, Florence, AZ  85132
Phone: 866-960-0633 
(Includes links to Vital Records, immunizations, health classes, and forms)


Pinal County Housing Department
970 N. Eleven Mile Corner Rd, Casa Grande 85194
Phone: 520-866-7201.
(Includes links to Public Housing, Section 8, and forms)

Arizona Area Agencies on Aging

Region I
(Maricopa County)

Area Agency on Aging, Region One, Inc.
1366 E. Thomas Rd., Ste 108
Phoenix, AZ 85014
Help Line: (602) 264-4357 or 1 (888) 264-2258

Region II
(Pima County)

Area Agency on Aging, Region II
Pima Council on Aging
8467 E. Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85710
Help Line: (520) 790-7262

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

Area Agency on Aging, Region III
Northern Arizona Council of Governments
323 N. San Francisco St., Ste 200
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Phone: (877) 521-3500

Region IV
(La Paz, Mohave & Yuma Counties)

Area Agency on Aging, Region IV
Western Arizona Council of Governments
1235 S. Redondo Center Dr.
Yuma, AZ 85365
Phone: (928) 782-1886
Helpline:  (800) 782-1886

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

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

Region VII
(Navajo Nation)

Navajo Area Agency on Aging, Region VII
P.O. Box 1390
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: (928) 871-6869 

Region VIII
(Senior Services for American Indian Elders 60 and over in Arizona)

Area Agency on Aging, Region VIII
Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc.
2214 N. Central Ave., Ste 100
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: (602) 258-4822


General Aging Resources

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) 
Phone: 1-888-687-2277

Arizona Office: 7250 N. 16th St., Ste 302, Phoenix, AZ  85020
Phone: 866-389-5649

AARP's Senior Community Service Employment Program
4520 N. Central Ave., Ste 575, Phoenix, AZ  85012
Phone:  602-841-0403

Benefits Checkup (NCOA)

Eldercare Locator


National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a)
1100 New Jersey Ave., SE, Ste 350, Washington, DC 20003 
Phone: 202-872-0888.

National Council on Aging

Wildfire (Arizona Community Action Association) 

Caregiving Resources

Family Caregiver Alliance 

Caregiver Action Network 

Eldercare Locator - Caregiver Corner 

Today's Caregiver Magazine

Minority Resources

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a)
1100 New Jersey Ave., SE, Ste 350, Washington, DC 20003 
Phone 202-872-0888

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

National Hispanic Council on Aging

National Indian Council on Aging

Urban League, Greater Phoenix
1402 S. Seventh Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: 602-254-5611. FAX: 602-253-7359.

Urban League, Tucson
3425 E. Grant Rd., #101, Tucson, AZ  85716 
Phone: 520-791-9522

Other Aging Resources

Arizona Self Help

Eldercare Locator 

Meals on Wheels America 
1550 Crystal Dr., Ste 1004, Arlington, VA  22202
Phone: 1-888-998-6325 

National Center on Elder Abuse 

National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

Road Scholar
Non-profit educational and travel organization for older adults - 




Alcohol/Drug Use


Alcoholics Anonymous 
(For dates, times and locations of meetings)
24-Hour Helpline:  602-264-1341 

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Drug Rehab Facilities (Free deaf rehab directory) 

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence  (Substance Abuse Treatment for Women)
4201 N. 16th St., Ste 140, Phoenix AZ 85016
Phone: 602-264-6214 

Narcotics Anonymous
Help line:  520-426-0121 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
National Helpline Toll-Free:  1-800-662-HELP (4257)  (English and Español)

Food, Nutrition, and General Health

Food and Drug Administration 

USDA Choose MyPlate for Older Adults


Health/Long-Term Care Quality

Arizona Nurses Association
1850 E. Southern Ave, Ste 1, Tempe AZ 85282.
Phone: 480-831-0404.

The National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care

Hearing Loss

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Voice:  602-542-3323/Video Phone:  480-599-9441 

Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Phone:  855-727-2836

National Association for the Deaf.
301-587-1789 (TTY), 301-587-1788 (Video Phone).

Hospices Serving Pinal and Gila Counties

Arizona Care Hospice
1100 N. Beeline Hwy, Ste A, Payson, AZ 85541

Aviant Hospice (Parts of Pinal and Gila counties)
136 S. Broad St., Globe, AZ 85501

1675 E. Monument Plaza Cir., Ste A, Casa Grande, AZ 85122

511 S. Mud Springs Rd., Ste 1 & 2, Payson, AZ 85541

Hospice Family Care (Pinal County)
1175 E. Cottonwood Ln., Ste 1, Casa Grande, AZ 85122

Hospice Family Care (Pinal County)
1550 S. Alma School Rd., Ste 102, Mesa, AZ 85210

Hospice of Payson
900 N. Beeline Hwy, Ste B, Payson, AZ 85541

Hospice of the Valley (Pinal County)
1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix, AZ 85014

Hospice Promise
112 E. Florence Blvd., Ste 3, Casa Grande, AZ  85122

Integrity Hospice Care
6877 S. Kings Ranch Rd., Ste 1, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118

THEMA Health Services
375 S. Sutherland St., Globe, AZ 85501


Mental Health, Depression, and Stress

Regional Behavioral Health Authority for Gila County:
Steward Health Choice Arizona
Customer Service:  866-640-2123
Crisis Line:  877-756-4090 

Regional Behavioral Health Authority for Pinal County:
Arizona Complete Health
Customer Service:  1-888-788-4408
Crisis Line:  1-866-495-6735 (24 hrs. a day/7 days per week) 

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Gila County: 
Pinal County:

Health Information Center

Internet Mental Health (Free encyclopedia of mental health information)

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
SAMHSA's Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7, 365-days-a-year crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.
SAMHSA's Disaster Distress Helpline Toll-Free:  1-800-985-5990 (English and Español) 


Specific Illnesses

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

Alzheimer’s Association
Desert Southwest Chapter
1028 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix 
Phone: 800-272-3900 or 602-528-0545.

American Cancer Society

American Diabetes Association

American Liver Foundation - Arizona Chapter
4545 E. Shea Blvd, Phoenix 85028.
Call 602-953-1800.

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

American Parkinson Disease Association - Arizona Chapter
Phone:  520-326-5400 

Arthritis Foundation - Arizona
Phone:  800-283-7800

Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center
240 W. Thomas Rd, Ste 301, Phoenix 85013.
Phone: 855-995-5783

Vision Loss

American Council of the Blind
1703 N. Beauregard St., Ste 420, Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone:  800-424-8666.

American Foundation for the Blind

Arizona Council of the Blind
3124 East Roosevelt, Phoenix AZ 85008.
Phone: 602-273-1510.

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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Sun Sounds Reading Service

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

2-1-1 Arizona
Pinal County
Gila County

Arizona Self-Help
Online eligibility screening
Aging and Disability Resources

Arizona Community Action Association
People's Information Guide