Administration of Resources and Choices (ARC)

ARC Elder Services

1625 N. Alvernon, Ste 101
Tucson, AZ 85712

(520) 623-3341 ext: 1007

Fax: (520) 623-9577

https://www.arc-az.org

  • ALTCS
  • In-Home Services
  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
The mission of ARC Elder Services is to empower self-determination and self-sufficiency among older people (50+) and legally competent adults living with disabilities. We accomplish this mission by providing state of the art advocacy and placement services, including late-life domestic violence education, lay legal advocacy, peer and paraprofessional support and options counseling, housing and financial counseling, and financial assistance for existing clients who qualify for rental/utility assistance, down payment assistance on a new home, mortgage assistance, reverse mortgage, foreclosure prevention, and post mortgage modification counseling. Those interested in learning more may schedule a free consultation by contacting a member of our team. Transportation is available for crime victims for the purposes of providing them access to safety and crime related services.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

costs
Most services are free. There is a charge for credit reports, when exploring home buyer options, and there is a charge for reverse mortgage counseling.

Department of Economic Security (DES)

Adult Protective Services (APS)

1455 S. Alvernon Way, Ste 249
Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 872-9000 | Central Intake (877) 767-2385

Fax: (520) 207-0808

https://des.az.gov/

  • Spanish Services

description
Adult Protective Services (APS) receives and evaluates reports of suspected adult abuse, neglect, and exploitation. To make a report to Adult Protective Services, call the Central Intake Unit toll-free. All other questions, call the local Tucson office.

business hours
M - F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Hot Line Hr M - F 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM - S - Su 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Emerge! Center Against Domestic Violence

2545 E. Adams St.
Tucson, AZ 85716

(520) 795-8001

https://www.emergecenter.org/

  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
Emerge Center Against Domestic Abuse provides the opportunity to create, sustain, and celebrate a life free from abuse.
Emerge is the largest domestic violence service provider in Southern Arizona.
We provide comprehensive domestic abuse services using a trauma-informed care model. Our services are available to anyone impacted by domestic abuse and include a 24-hour bilingual crisis hotline, emergency shelter, crisis intervention, lay-legal assistance, safety planning, case management, domestic abuse education, basic needs (food, clothing, hygiene items), support groups, life skills education, financial literacy, housing stabilization assistance, connections to community resources, transportation assistance, parenting education, age-appropriate services for children, and more.

business hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hands of a Friend

P.O. Box 2097
Green Valley, AZ 85622

(520) 399-4671

http://genesishouseaz.org

  • Spanish Services

description
Hands of a Friend provides domestic violence advocacy, shelter & counseling for victims of domestic violence, elder abuse, sexual assault, and human trafficking. Hands of a Friend provide support, resources for legal, financial, immigration, medical, educational, employment, transportation, and housing.

service area
Green Valley

business hours
M - F 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Jewish Family & Children's Services of Southern Arizona (JFCS)

4301 E. 5th St.
Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 795-0300

https://jfcstucson.org/

  • Low Income

description
JFCS provides services for older adults age 60+ including counseling, guardianship, cancer support, durable medical equipment, care management, Jewish emergency financial assistance, domestic abuse services, end of life resources, advance directives, minor home repairs, accessibility, and more. JFCS accepts AHCCCS plans and most major health insurance companies.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Mark Brnovich - Arizona Attorney General

Arizona Attorney General
Consumer Complaints

400 W. Congress, S. Bldg., Ste 315
Tucson, AZ 85701-1367

(520) 628-6504

Fax: (520) 628-6530

https://www.azag.gov/consumer/home

  • Spanish Services

description
The Arizona Attorney Generals Office handles consumer complaints and protection from all kinds of fraud, scams, neglect, abuse, and civil discrimination. Senior services specifically include consumer scams, life care planning, and abuse reporting.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)

1000 S. Fremont Ave., Ste 22, Bldg A-6
Alhambra, CA 91803

(855) 500-3537

Fax: (626) 457-4090

https://ncea.acl.gov/

description
The goal of the NCEA is to improve the national response to elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation by gathering, housing, disseminating and stimulating innovative, validated methods of research, practice policy, and education.
Our objectives are to increase the identification and reporting of elder abuse by guiding programs that serve older adults, and by developing and disseminating information for professionals. Improve the ability of those in the aging network to detect, intervene, and prevent abuse by providing practical tools and technical assistance, as well as collaborating on pioneering approaches to improve practice. Stimulate sustainable and innovative systems-change by fostering the development of programs, models, and initiatives which will ultimately decrease the incidence of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Pima Council on Aging (PCOA)

Rights & Benefits

8467 E. Broadway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85710

(520) 790-7262

https://www.pcoa.org/

description
We help and advocate for people age 60 and older with a wide range of issues. We help negotiate landlord/tenant disputes. We can help with accessing financial assistance resources and consumer issues such as unfair sales practices and unsatisfactory service. Services offered include one-on-one counseling or advice, contacting creditors or other entities on your behalf, assisting you in filling out forms, helping with benefits screening, and much more. Services are available by phone or by appointment at either of PCOA's facilities.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
Most services provided at no cost.

Pima Council on Aging (PCOA)

Helpline

8467 E. Broadway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85710

(520) 790-7262

Fax: (520) 790-7577

https://www.pcoa.org/

  • Spanish Services

description
Our experienced Helpline team are certified information and referral specialists who help with questions or issues related to older adults in Pima County. Staff will listen to your concerns and provide you with information about options available to you and may refer you to a program offered by PCOA or other community partners. They will take your situation into account and help identify resources to meet each of your needs.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
No cost.

Sister Jose's Women's Center

Women's Center

1050 S. Park Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719

(520) 909-3905

http://srjosewomensshelter.org/

description
Sister Jose Women's Center is a nonprofit organization that provides a low-barrier day center for unaccompanied homeless women and also a night program to provide safe overnight stays. The day program is pet-friendly and offers breakfast and lunch, hot showers, free clothing, shoes, and laundry facilities.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - S 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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