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Human Services

We are about the people that we serve and serving them well. We build relationships and lasting human connections. Countless letters of thanks from patrons are a continuous reminder of the difference that we make in the lives of those we serve. We are more than brick and mortar; we are enriching lives in our world-class community.

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Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Human Services
4201 N. Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251 

Greg Bestgen
Human Services Director 
P:  480-312-0109 

Community Services Rates and Fees (PDF)

Scottsdale Cares

Scottsdale Cares is the City of Scottsdale's voluntary utility bill donation program that supports a variety of human service programs.

Learn how to participate


Non-City Resources & Services

List of categorized external resources and contact information.
Service Provider Phone #
Family Support 1st Things 1st 602-771-5100
Family Support Arizona Department of Health Services Bureau of Women’s and Children’s Health 602-542-1025
Family Support Arizona WIC 1-800-252-5942
Family Support Birth to Five Helpline 1-877-705-5437
Family Support Center for Disease Control and Prevention N/A
Family Support Department of Child Safety 1-888-SOS-CHILD
Family Support Department of Economic Security 602-542-4791
Family Support Family Resource Center – Child Crisis 480-834-9424
Family Support US Administration for Children & Families N/A
Safety Adult Protective Services 877-767-2385
Safety Arizona Department of Child Safety 888-767-2445
Safety Casa Center for Positive Social Change 602-254-6400
Safety Community Information & Referral 877-211-8661
Safety EMPACT Sexual Assault Hotline 480-736-4949
Safety 24 hr. Maricopa Mental Health Crisis Line 602-222-9444
Clothing Lutheran Ministries of the S.W. (Mesa) 480-654-4539
Clothing St. Vincent de Paul (Phoenix) 602-254-3338
Domestic Violence Shelters Chrysalis 602-955-9059
Domestic Violence Shelters My Sister's Place 480-821-1024
Domestic Violence Shelters A New Leaf 480-969-6955
Housing Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL) 602-296-0537
Housing Waitlist Information Line
Jobs Job Center (day labor) 480-429-8080
Meals/Food Andre House of Arizona, Inc. 602-252-9023
Meals/Food Food Stamps: Department of Economic Security
Meals/Food Paz de Cristo (dinner only, located in Mesa) 480-464-2370
Meals/Food Phoenix Rescue Mission 602-233-0300
Meals/Food Salvation Army Tempe 480-967-8649
Meals/Food St. Vincent de Paul (Phoenix) 602-254-3338
Medical Maricopa County Homeless Clinic 602-372-2100
Medical Mission of Mercy
Medical Salvation Army (nurse avail. Wed. p.m.) 480-967-8649
Shelters Central Arizona Shelter Services (men/women)
Shelters Child Crisis Center (Mesa, children) 480-969-2308
Shelters CONTACTS (phone for shelter availability) 602-263-8900
Shelters East Valley Men Center (Mesa, will transport) 480-610-6722
Shelters Family Promise of Greater Phx (located in Scottsdale) 480-659-5227
Shelters La Mesita (families) 480-834-8723