Community Resources

    • The following list of community resources are available to students and families living in the Peoria Unified School District area. 

       

      Arizona 211
      Various Community Resources
      http://www.cir.org/
      211

       

      Peoria Community Action
      Community Information & Referral Services
      623-979-3911
      http://myhsd.maricopa.gov/ 

       

      Glendale Community Action
      Community Information & Referral Services
      623-930-2460
      http://www.glendaleaz.com/cap/

       

      Family Resource Center- Sky View Elementary
      Parenting workshops, referrals for things such as obtaining food boxes, immunizations and assistance with utilities. Assistance for families applying for health insurance and food stamps as well as Department of Economic Security childcare.
      623-486-6472


      Salvation Army
      Peoria Community Store
      623-486-4663


      Salvation Army Glendale
      Emergency Financial Assistance, Food & nutrition Programs
      623-934-0469


      Salvation Army Sun City
      Daycare, Emergency Financial Assistance, Food & Nutrition
      623-977-1084

       

      Valley of the Sun United Way
      1-800-543-7709

       


       

      CRISIS:

      Child Protective Services (CPS)
      1-888-767-2445
      https://www.azdes.gov/child_protective_services/

      Behavioral Health Crisis Line
      602-222-9444 or 800-631-1314

      Domestic Violence
      Shelter Line (Maricopa County Only)
      602-263-8900 or
      800-799-7739

      National 24 hour Domestic Violence Hotline
      800-799-7233 or
      800-787-3224 (TDD)

       

      National Sexual Assault Hotline - RAINN
      800-656-HOPE (4673)
      https://www.azdes.gov/domesticviolence/

       

      Poison Information
      1-800-222-1222
      http://www.pharmacy.arizona.edu/centers/arizona-poison-drug-information-center

       

      Sexual Assault Center in Maricopa County
      http://www.azdps.gov/Services/Crime_Victims/serviceAgencies/assault/

       

      Suicide Prevention-National Suicide Lifeline
      1-800-273-TALK or 1-800-273-8255
      www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

       


       

      RUNAWAYS:

      National Center for Missing or Exploited Children
      1-800-THE-LOST or 1-800-843-5678
      http://www.missingkids.com/home


      National Run-Away Switchboard
      602-271-4084

       


       

      ALCOHOL/DRUGS:

      Al-Anon/Ala-Teen
      1-888-4AL-ANON
      www.al-anon.alateen.org

       

      Alcoholics Anonymous
      602-264-1341

       

      Narcotics Anonymous
      http://www.arizona-na.org/


       

      COUNSELING:

      St. Luke's Medical Center, Behavioral Health
      602-251-8535
      www.stlukesmedcenter.com

       

      MEDICAL/DENTAL:

      Arizona Copperx Card
      888-227-8315
      http://azgovernor.gov/coppercard/

       

      AZ Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
      602-417-5010
      www.azahcccs.gov


      DES AHCCCS KidsCare
      602-417-5437
      https://www.azahcccs.gov/Members/GetCovered/Categories/KidsCare.html

       


       

      FOOD BANKS:

      Please note that each food bank’s hours vary. It is best to call before arriving at the site to ensure that they can serve you. Some food banks serve certain areas and zip codes only, others are open for hot meals only.

       

      Agua Fria Food & Clothing Bank
      623-932-9135
      firstfoodbank.org

      Bird’s Nest Pantry
      Heritage Elementary School
      Non-perishable goods, fresh produce truck – Fourth Monday of Each Month
      5312 W. Mountain View Rd.
      Glendale, AZ 85302
      623-412-4525

      Fresh Start Church
      Fresh food truck, first Thursday of every month.
      623-979-4392

       

      Hope for Hunger
      602-773-4344
      http://hopeforhungerfb.org/Home_Page.html


      Plenty for All
      602-400-8077

      Salvation Army
      Emergency Food Program
      623-977-1084

      St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance
      602-242-3663
      http://www.firstfoodbank.org

      United Food Bank
      480-926-4897

      Valley View Food Bank
      623-933-3358
      www.valleyviewfoodbank.wordpress.com


       

      SHELTER:

      Arizona Department of Housing:
      602-771-1000

      Housing Authority of Maricopa County
      602-744-4590
      www.maricopahousing.org

       


       

      GRIEF/LOSS:

      Mother's Against Drunk Driving
      602-942-5555
      www.madd.org

      Bereavement Support Group
      602-942-5555

      Grief & Loss Support
      623-561-0500

       

      The Peoria Unified School District neither endorses nor sponsors the organizations or activities represented on this page. The distribution of this information is provided as a community service.

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