The Human Services Department offers assistance to low-income households experiencing crisis. Assistance with urgent needs could be one of the following:
- Utilities assistance
- Eviction prevention and/or move-in costs
- Case management assistance
Non-emergency social services are also available through the family services centers.
Eligibility criteria varies between different program and funding sources. Applicants must be a Phoenix resident and provide proof of residency and citizenship. Some funding sources restrict assistance to once per 12-month period.
How to Apply
A face-to-face interview must be conducted with a human services caseworker to review documents and determine eligibility.
Where to Apply
- Households with a member age 60 or over may contact the Senior Services Intake line at 602-262-6631.
- All others must call their nearest family services center for an appointment.
JOHN F. LONG FAMILY SERVICES CENTER
TRAVIS L. WILLIAMS FAMILY SERVICES CENTER
SUNNYSLOPE FAMILY SERVICES CENTER
Phone calls are accepted at all three Family Services Centers starting at 8:00 a.m. daily.