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Community Action Agencies or Programs throughout Arizona provide a variety of services, which may include: Utility Assistance, Rental/Mortgage Assistance, Food Boxes and Other Food and Nutrition Programs, and more.

For more information about resources available in your community, click your city below. If you have any questions, feel free to call SRP's Customer Resource Counselors at (602) 236-3000. We are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

You may need to provide the following when seeking assistance from community agencies*:

  • Birth certificate and photo ID/Social Security card for each household member
  • Proof of monthly income
  • Proof of residence (rental agreement, mortgage documents, etc.)
  • Salvation Army: Proof of financial crisis within the last 90 days

*Community agencies may require additional information. Be sure to ask your caseworker what information is required for assistance.

Please note that as agencies continue to understand the impact of COVID-19, they are evaluating and may be making changes to their processes. Please verify with the agency what their current application appointment process is.

Get assistance

Community Action Human Resources Agency (CAHRA):
Phone: (877) 472-2472
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Address: 109 N. Sunshine Blvd., Eloy, AZ 85131

  • Call for details on the application and appointment process.

Salvation Army Apache Junction (serving Apache Junction, Mesa East of Ellsworth, Gold Canyon, Queen Creek Valley, San Tan Valley):
Phone: (480) 982-4110
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Call (480) 253-4413 on the 3rd Monday of every month at 8:30 a.m. to secure an appointment.
  • Call (480) 982-4110 on other weekdays to see if appointments are still available.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Avondale Community Action Program (CAP) Office:
Phone: (623) 333-2707
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Address: 328 W. Western Ave., Avondale, AZ 85323

  • DownloadFile is a PDF the application, or request one by phone or in office.
  • Return completed application and required documents by email to CAP@avondalecap.org, or in person at the address listed above.

Salvation Army Estrella Mountain Corps (serving Avondale):
Phone: (623) 932-0472
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

  • Call and leave a voicemail with your name and contact information.
  • Calls will be returned in the order they are received to provide details on the application process.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Chandler Community Action Program (CAP) Office: AZCEND
Phone: (480) 963-1423, ext. 118
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Tuesday 7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Address: 345 S. California St., Chandler, AZ 85225

  • Download the application or call Chandler CAP for alternative options
  • Application and required documents can be returned via email to cap@azcend.org, by fax to (866) 936-0950 or in-person.

Salvation Army Chandler:
Phone: (480) 210-9384

  • Call on the 1st day of the month beginning at 5 a.m. (even if this date falls on a weekend or holiday), and leave a voicemail with your name and contact information. Calls will be returned in the order they are received.
  • Once all appointments for the month are filled a recorded message will list additional instructions.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Tempe Community Action Agency: (Serving Fountain Hills and Tempe residents)
Phone: (480) 389-1375
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Address: 2146 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

  • Download the applications or pick up in-person.
  • Applications and required documents can be returned by fax to (480) 361-0176, or in-person during business hours.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Gila County Community Action Program:
Phone: 1 (800) 276-4452
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. –1 p.m.

  • Call for details on the application and appointment process.

Salvation Army Globe:
Phone: (928) 425-4011
Hours:Monday –Thursday from 8 a.m. –1 p.m.

  • Call for details on the application and appointment process.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Gilbert Community Action Program (CAP) Office: AZCEND
Phone: (480) 892-5331
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., and Thursday 10:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Address: 132 W. Bruce Ave. (in the Heritage Center), Gilbert, AZ 85233

  • Download the application or call the Gilbert CAP office for additional options
  • Application and required documents can be returned via email to cap@azcend.org, by fax to (866) 936-0950, or in-person.

Salvation Army Chandler: (serving Gilbert, Chandler and Sun Lakes residents)
Phone: (480)210-9384

  • Call on the 1st day of the month beginning at 5 a.m. (even if this is a weekend or holiday), and leave a voicemail with your name and contact information. Calls will be returned in the order they are received.
  • Once all appointments for the month are filled a recorded message will list additional instructions.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Glendale Community Action Program (CAP) Office:
Phone: (623) 930-2854 option #3
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Address: 5850 W. Glendale Ave. Glendale, AZ 85301 (basement level)

  • Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply using the online application.
  • Applicants who cannot apply online can request a preliminary intake by calling (623) 930-2854, press option #3.

Glendale Salvation Army Corps:
Phone: (623) 934-0469
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 9:30 a.m. –2:00 p.m. and Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. –12:00 p.m.

  • Call for an apppointment.
  • Leave your name contact information to receive a call back.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Guadalupe Community Action Program (CAP) Office:
Phone: (480) 505-5375
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Address: 9241 S Avenida del Yaqui, Guadalupe, AZ 85283

  • Call on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month to schedule a phone appointment.
  • Review a list of the required documents here.

Salvation Army Tempe: (serving Guadalupe and Tempe residents)
Phone: (480) 967-8649
Hours:Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Call each Monday at 11 a.m. to schedule an appointment.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

COVID Crisis Utility and Rental Assistance
Households impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for COVID Crisis Assistance to help with utilities and/or rent. The City of Mesa is making $8,000,000 of assistance money available for Mesa residents who are having problems paying their utility bills due to COVID-19. Assistance will be available until mid-December or until all funds are exhausted, whichever comes first. Do not wait until your service is disconnected to apply.

Mesa CARES COVID Crisis Assistance:

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Address: 635 E. Broadway Road, Mesa, AZ 85204 (lobby is on the east side)

*If completing an application onsite please call in advance and be sure to arrive with the necessary documents.

Mesa Community Action Network: A New Leaf
Phone: (480) 833-9200
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Address: 635 E. Broadway Road, Mesa, AZ 85204

  • Download an applicationDocument is a PDF or pick one up at Mesa CAN (lobby on east side).
*If completing an application onsite please call in advance and be sure to arrive with the necessary documents.

Salvation Army Mesa:
Phone: (480) 962-9103, ext. #102
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

  • Leave a voicemail with your name and contact information. Calls will be returned after 1 p.m.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Northwest Valley Community Action Program (CAP) Office:
Phone: (623) 979-3911 ext. 405 (open 24/7)
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Address: 8335 W. Jefferson, Peoria, AZ 85380

  • Applications can be requested via email at infocap@fsl.org, or picked up in-person at the CAP office.

Salvation Army Peoria:
Phone: (623) 215-9566

  • Call for details on application and appointment processes; include your email and contact information when leaving a message.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

City of Phoenix Community Action Program (CAP):
Phone: (602) 534-2433
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Call each Monday starting at 8 a.m. to secure a phone appointment.
  • Call on other weekdays to see if appointments are still available.
  • Seniors 60 and over can call (602) 262-6631, Monday-Friday, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Salvation Army of Phoenix:
Phone (appointments only): (602) 267-4127

  • Call and leave voicemail on 1st day of month beginning at 5 a.m. even if this date is a weekend or holiday.
  • Once all appointments for the month are filled a recorded message will list additional instructions.
Phone (general questions): (602) 267-4122

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Relief
City of Phoenix residents may be eligible to receive one-time assistance with utility, rent or mortgage obligations if financially impacted by COVID-19 from a participating agency below:

Chicanos Por La Causa
Phone: (602) 900-0606

City of Phoenix Community Action Program (see above)

Lutheran Social Services
Phone: (480) 387-5381

Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church
Phone: (602) 258-0831
Email: Familyservices@pilgrimrestphx.org

Saint Vincent de Paul (see above)

Tanner Community Development Corporation
Phone: 1 (844) 982-3200
Email: tcdc@ourorgcares.com

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Community Action Human Resources Agency: (CAHRA)
Phone: (877) 472-2472
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Address: 109 N. Sunshine Blvd., Eloy, AZ 85131

  • Call for details on application and appointment processes.

Salvation Army Apache Junction: (serving Queen Creek and Apache Junction residents)
Phone: (480) 982-4110
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Call on the 3rd Monday of every month at 8:30 a.m. for an appointment.
  • Call on other weekdays in the month to see if appointments are still available.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Chandler Community Action Program (CAP) Office: AZCEND
Phone: (480) 963-1423, ext. 118
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Tuesday 7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Address: 345 S. California St., Chandler, AZ 85225

  • Download the application or call Chandler CAP for alternative options
  • Application and required documents can be returned via email to cap@azcend.org, by fax to (866) 936-0950, or in-person.

Salvation Army Apache Junction:
Phone: (480) 982-4110
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Call on the 3rd Monday of each month at 8:30 a.m. to secure an appointment.
  • Call on other weekdays in the month to see if appointments are still available.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Vista del Camino:
Phone: (480) 312-2323
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Address: 7700 E. Roosevelt St., Scottsdale, AZ 85257

  • Call for details on application and appointment processes.

Salvation Army Tempe: (Serving Scottsdale and Tempe residents)
Phone: (480) 967-8649

  • Call for details on application and appointment processes.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Tempe Community Action Program (CAP) Office:
Phone: (480) 389-1375
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Address: 2146 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

  • Download the application or pick one up in-person.
  • Application and required documents can be returned by fax to (480) 361-0176 or in person during business hours.

Salvation Army Tempe: (Serving Scottsdale and Tempe residents)
Phone: (480) 967-8649

  • Call for details on application and appointment processes.

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.

Tolleson Community Action Program (CAP) Office:
Esther Angulo Community Center
Phone: (623) 936-2760
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Address: 9555 W. Van Buren, Tolleson, AZ 85353

  • Intake occurs Monday - Thursday from 8:00 a.m. - Noon

Salvation Army Estrella Mountain Corps: (Serving Avondale and select areas of Tolleson)
Phone: (623) 932-0472
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Call and leave a voicemail with your name and contact information.
  • Calls will be returned in the order they are received to provide details on the application process.
  • Must have a Tolleson mailing address (if Phoenix mailing address, then contact the Phoenix Salvation Army).

Saint Vincent de Paul:
Access the SVdP area map and enter your street address for information on your local Saint Vincent de Paul conference and possible assistance programs.

Community Information & Referrals:
Phone: 211 or 1(877) 211-8661

  • Call for additional resources and assistance programs available in your area.