Resources For Those Caring For Someone

Looking for materials and resources for caregivers? The Area Agency has Caregiver Resource Zones located throughout the valley. Drop by one of the locations below to pick up some free materials today.

The Area Agency’s Elder Resource Guide is can help you find the resources you need to help you meet the needs of the person you care for. These booklets are available free of charge.

 

Senior HELP LINE

A one-stop resource with professionals who can link you to the information, assistance and resources that best meets your needs.

Caregiver Resource Zones

Acacia Library – 602-262-4636

750 E. Townley Avenue

Phoenix, AZ

 

Glendale Public Library – 623-930-3531

5959 W. Brown Street

Glendale, AZ

 

Mesa Public Library (Red Mountain) – 480-644-3731

635 N. Power Road

Mesa, AZ

 

Mesa Public Library (Main Branch) – 480-644-3100

64 E. First Street

Mesa, AZ

 

Chandler Public Library – Hamilton Branch – 480-782-2800

3700 S. Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

 

Chandler Public Library – Basha Branch -480-782-2800

5990 S. Val Vista Drive

Chandler, AZ

 

Chandler Public Library – Downtown Branch – 480-782-2800

22 S. Delaware Street

Chandler, AZ

 

Chandler Sunset Library  – 480-782-2800

4930 W. Ray Road

Chandler, AZ

 

Sam Garcia Western Avenue Library – 623-333-2601

495 E. Western Avenue

Avondale, AZ 85323

 

Tolleson Public Library – 623-936-2746

9555 W. Van Buren Street

Tolleson, AZ

 

Bell Branch – Sun City Library – 623-974-2569

16828 N. 99th Avenue

Sun City, AZ

 

Northwest Regional Library – 602-652-3000

16089 N. Bullard Avenue

Surprise, AZ

 

Sun City Visitors Center – 623-977-5000

16824N 99th Avenue

Sun City, AZ

 

Care 1st Avondale Resource and Housing Center – 623-333-2751

328 W. Western Avenue

Avondale, AZ

Care 1st Gila Bend Resource and Housing Center – 928- 683-6502

303 East Pima Street

Gila Bend, AZ

 

Southeast Regional Library – 602-652-3213

775 N Greenfield Road

Gilbert, AZ

 

North Valley Regional Branch – Anthem – 602-652-3000      

40410 N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy

Anthem, AZ 85086

 

Buckeye Public Library – 623-349-6300

310 N. 6th St

Buckeye, AZ 85326

 

Maricopa County Library (Ft. Hills) – 602-652-3000

12901 N. La Montana Dr.

Fountain Hills, AZ 85268

 

Hoarding Therapy Group

ElderVention® provides therapy groups and community education to address the needs of those with hoarding behavior.

  • Hoarding behavior is a concern that has received a lot of attention in the media recently. More than 15 million people in the United States suffer from this disorder. Do you see yourself as someone who may have this issue?
  • The Area Agency on Aging, Region One offers a therapy group entitled “Too Many Treasures,” designed to affirm, educate, and gently guide individuals who self-identify with hoarding behaviors. The group is open to individuals who are 60 years of age and older and able to commit to attending all groups.
  • If you are interested in attending this therapy group, please call (602) 241-5577 or email Mary Coalson.

Singing in the Rain (Depression Support Group)

Maricopa Elder Behavioral Health Advocacy Coalition (MEBHAC), through the Area Agency on Aging, offers an eight-part series workshop entitled Singing in the Rain. Crafted to help older adults learn how to create happiness and well being in the midst of all that life demands and its inevitable surprises.

 

The workshop facilitator uses scientifically proven strategies that help you feel more positive, grateful, creative and joyful. Using group interaction and assignments, participants learn new skills to create positive engagements in life, identify ways to increase happiness, and develop greater resilience.

 

If you would like more information about the Singing in the Rain workshop, please contact the Area Agency on Aging at 602-241-4724 or email Heidi Donniaquo.

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging (former Beatitudes Center D.O.A.R.)

Duet : Partners in Health & Aging hold a number of General and Specialty Caregiver Support Groups around Maricopa County each month. Please call before attending a group for the first time.

 

For more information and to register for events, contact Duet at 602-274-5022 or email petersen@duetaz.org. The locations and times are listed below, or you can download and print out a copy here.

East Valley Adult Resources

East Valley Adult Resources help individuals who are homebound with things such as shopping, friendly visits, transportation, reading, etc. For more information visit us on line at www.evadultresources.org.

General Caregiver Support Groups

Skyway Church of the West Valley

623-935-4858
14900 W Van Buren
Goodyear, AZ 85338

www.skywaychurch.com

 

Devonshire Senior Center

602-256-3130
2802 E Devonshire Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85016

phoenix.gov/humanservices/programs/older/seniorcenters/devonshire/index.html

 

Shadow Mountain Senior Center

602-534-2303
3546 E Sweetwater
Phoenix, AZ 85032

phoenix.gov/humanservices/programs/older/seniorcenters/shadowmountain/index.html

2nd Tuesday, 10:00-11:30 am

 

Via Linda Center

480-312-5810
10440 E Via Linda Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

www.scottsdaleaz.gov/seniors

Specialty Caregiver Groups

Alzheimer’s

Duet

602-274-5022
555 W Glendale Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021

www.duetaz.org

 

Parkinson’s

Phoenix

Duet

602-274-5022
555 W Glendale Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021

www.duetaz.org

 

Mesa
Red Mountain Active Adult Center

480-218-2221
7550 E Adobe St
Mesa, AZ 85207

rm.evadultresources.org

 

LGBT Caregiver Group

One Voice Community Center

602-712-0111
4442 N 7th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85013

1vcc.org

Contact Us Today

Contact us for more information about our services or with any questions or concerns. You can call our 24-Hour Senior HELP LINE at 602-264-HELP (4357), Toll Free at 888-783-7500. For the hearing impaired, call 602-241-6110 TTY/TDD.

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