Local Assistance for the Needy

Maricopa County Heath Care for the Homeless Provides medical treatment, substance abuse treatment, housing, and employment assistance. Located on 12th Avenue, south of Madison in Phoenix. 220 S. 12th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85007. 602-372-2100 United Food Bank Provides boxes of food, emergency food and other food assistance. Located on Javelina Avenue west of Mesa drive, just north of Baseline. 358 E. Javelina Avenue, Mesa, AZ 85210 Central Arizona Shelter Services Provides shelter for families and single adults. Located on 12th avenue south of Madison in Phoenix. 230 S. 12th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85007. 602-256-6945 The Respite Shelter for Homeless Men Provides shelter, food, clothing and toiletries for homeless men. Located on Central Avenue just north of Glendale Avenue. 7000 N. Central Ave., Bldg F, Phoenix, AZ 85020. 602-870-4353 St. Vincent DePaul Provides hot meals and food assistance. Three locations: 1075 W. Jackson St., Phoenix, AZ 85007. 602-850-6753 Located near Jackson and 7th Ave. 9227 N. 10th Ave., Phoenix AZ, 85021. 602-261-6863 Located near Dunlap and 7th Ave. 420 W. Watkins Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85003. 602-850-6705 Located by 7th Ave, south of the I-10. Phoenix Rescue Mission Provides shelter, hot meals, childcare, substance abuse treatment and food assistance. Located on 35th avenue, south of Buckeye. 1801 S. 35th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85009. 602-34633 St. Mary’s Food Bank Provides boxes of non-perishable food items. Two locations: 13050 W, Elm St., Surprise AZ 85374. 602-242-3633 Located near Bell Rd. and Litchfield Rd. 3003 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85009. 602-242-3663 Located at Thomas and 35th Ave. Visit azfoodbanks.org to find other places that offer assistance.