Funded Agencies FY2017/2018

Aid to Adoption of Special Kids – The ASSK Mentoring Program - $9,200
The Special Friends Mentoring Program will provide training and support to 36 Scottsdale mentors and match 5 foster youths with adult mentors.

AZ Friends of Foster Children Foundation – Fostering Success for Children in Foster Care - $8,600
Provide assistance to approximately 41 foster children in Scottsdale with social, educational and athletic opportunities.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of AZ - Site Based Mentoring Program - $7,468
Through the Mentoring Program, adult mentors will provide approximately 20 low-income, at-risk, youths with weekly mentoring and will participate in academic, athletic and enrichment activities.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale - Youth Development Programs - $22,500
Through Youth Development Program, approximately 400 low-income youths and teens will receive daily after-school and summer activities.

Community Bridges – Mobile Community Outreach & Crisis Stabilization - $17,431
Crisis Stabilization Services including mobile community outreach and peer support will be provided to approximately 445 Scottsdale adults.

Concerned Citizens for Community Health - Emergency Rental/Mortgage & Utility Assistance - $22,140
Emergency Rental/Mortgage assistance will be provided to 25 Scottsdale families and utility assistance will be provided to 11 Scottsdale families.

Cortney's Place – Basic Needs & Support Services for Adults with Severely Disabilities - $10,234
Through the Basic Needs and Support Services Program, 12 severely and profoundly disabled adults will receive guidance from trained staff on basic needs and services, behavior modification, education and enrichment skills.

Family Promise Greater Phoenix - Whole & Healthy Families Program - $22,080
Through the Emergency Shelter Program 300 homeless families will be provided a total of 12,800 bed nights and 320 individuals will receive case management, Life-Skills Coaching and Resource Referrals.

Homeward Bound – Utility Assistance for Homeless Scottsdale Families - $6,552
Utility assistance will be provided to Homeward Bound to pay for 30% of the total utility costs for 9 homes located in Scottsdale.  Approximately 27 families will be provided transitional housing in these homes.

Save the Family Foundation - Youth Enrichment and Achievement Services (YEA!) Program - $9,200
Through the Youth Enrichment and Achievement Services (YEA!) Program, approximately 11 Scottsdale youths will be provided with a curriculum of intervention/prevention education classes and activities to empower youth to build their protective factors against grade failure, substance abuse, poor self-regulation and violence.

Scottsdale Training & Rehabilitation Service (STARS) - STARS Cholla Employment Service & Work Center - $19,595
Approximately 66 disabled individuals will be provided with job assessment, placement services and on-going job coaching and supervision.

Shoebox Ministry - Restoring Dignity to the Homeless - $5,000
Approximately 389 homeless individuals and working poor will be provided with hygiene kits, new undergarments and clothes.

Teen Lifeline - Crisis Services - $20,000
Through the Life Skills Development, Community Education and Peer Counseling Hotline Programs, approximately 6,012 teens will be assisted.

Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Community Assistance Office
6535 E Osborn Rd. Building 8
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
P:  480-312-7156
F: 480-312-7761

Primary Contact
Justin Boyd, Housing Coordinator
P:  480-312-2479
F: 480-312-7761

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