• Resources




     1-888-767-2445         1-800-530-1831


    Maricopa County Suicide Prevention

    1-800-784-2433          1-800-273-8255 (PRESS 2 for SPANISH)

    (602) 222-9444           Main Crisis Line


    Teen Life Line             602-248-8336

                Peer Counselors 3-9 p. m. daily


    National Domestic Violence 1-800-799-7233


    Sexual Assault Hotline          480-736-4949              1-800-656-4673


    Arizona Teen Crisis Solutions                       623-879-9600

                A crisis line for parents whose teens have behavior issues & problems



    Arizona Workforce Connection       602-542-2460

                Administers employment training and assistance programs throughout Arizona.


    Goodwill of Central Arizona 602-535-4000

                Provides vocational rehabilitation, job training, and job placement at various locations.


    AZ Common Ground 602-914-9000

    Offers courses and support for individuals reentering from incarceration.



    Boys and Girls Club   602-954-8182

                Teen programs, sports, life skills, leadership skills, homework hour, camps. Annual membership fee $30 or sliding scale. Various locations.


    Big Brothers Big Sisters         602-264-9254

                6-18 years old. Bbbsaz.org


    AZ Stars Mentoring Programs                      602-251-3171

                Mentoring for children of incarcerated parents and children of military parents.




    Arizona Anti-Bullying Initiative




    1st Way of Maricopa County                        602-261-7522

                24 hr crisis management and counseling for women who are pregnant.


    Child Crisis Center                 480-834-9424

                Various programs including parent support groups, programs for new dads, cooperative parenting, parenting with children with ADHD, etc.       Call for information on all programs.


    Child Crisis Nursery               602-273-7363

                Provides medical, social/behavioral, education, and crisis counseling services. Advocacy and respite services also available.




    Assistance with utility bills   602-542-4446


    Safe Link Wireless                  safelinkwireless.com

                Free cell phone for income eligible.


    St Mary’s Food Bank 602-242-3663


    Phoenix Food Bank   602-272-6326


    Desert Mission Food Bank    602-870-6062


    City of Phoenix Human Services Department        602-262-6666


    John F Long Family Services 602-262-6510



    Terros  - terros.org     602-685-6000

                Mobile crisis. Provides behavioral health assessments, referrals, outpatient mental health services, substance abuse services.


    Jewish Family and Children’s Services – JFCSAZ.ORG

                Intake: 602-256-0528              Administration: 602-279-7655

    Provides anger management, counseling programs, substance abuse, bereavement groups. Locations in Phoenix, Glendale & Mesa.


    Touchtone Behavioral Health – touchstonebh.org  623-930-8705     602-953-9070

                Teen pregnancy prevention, individual and family therapy, psychiatric evaluations, parenting classes, crisis intervention, substance abuse intervention, ASD groups. Locations in Phoenix and Mesa.


    Aurora Behavioral Health – auroraarizona.com     480-345-5420

                Inpatient and outpatient services for adults and adolescents. Also offers chemical dependency programs. 24 hour helpline.


    Devereux – devereux.org     602-944-6222

                Counseling services for children, adults and families. Respite program for 4-17 years old, experiencing moderate to emotional behavioral difficulties.


    A New Leaf     480-969-4024

                Domestic violence services, homeless shelters and services, affordable supportive housing, outpatient counseling, foster care services, youth residential.



    Aurora Behavioral Health – auroraarizona.com

                Locations in Tempe and Glendale that offer mental health and chemical dependency inpatient services for adolescents 13 to 17 years old.

                Tempe 480-345-5400                         Glendale 623-344-4400


    Banner Thunderbird Medical Center          602-865-5555


    Banner Scottsdale     602-254-4357              800-254-4357


    Saint Luke’s Medical Center             602-251-8100


    Phoenix Children’s Hospital 602-933-1000




    TASC, Inc        602-254-7328

                Drug testing and counseling services


    Drugfreeaz.org           602-264-5700



    YMCA  602-404-9622

                Various locations and programs throughout the year. Financial assistance for membership fee if needed.


    ARCH Summer Day Camp     602-230-2226

                Children ages 8-21 years old with developmental disabilities. Fee of $50 per week. DDD funding available.


    Boys and Girls Club   602-954-8182

                Locations and fees may vary.


    Arizona Helping Hands Youth Summer Camp        480-889-0604


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    This is an ongoing document and is subject to change. For any questions about agencies, please contact:

    Jessica Fisher, MSSA, LCSW

    Vista Peak Clinical Social Worker



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