Human Services

Our department has recently changed names. "Social Services" is now "Human Services". With this change older legacy bookmarks may need to be updated to use the new URL Please change any bookmarks accordingly and thank you for your patience.

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:  480-312-0108 


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
Domestic Violence Shelters Salvation Army Domestic Violence Shelter 602-267-4131
Housing Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL) 602-296-0537
Housing Waitlist Information Line 480-312-2528
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 480-850-8580
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 Shepherd's Warehouse (call for hours) 480-945-5250
Meals/Food St. Vincent de Paul (Phoenix) 602-254-3338
Medical Maricopa County Homeless Clinic 602-372-2100
Medical Mission of Mercy - Tempe Univ. Presbyterian 480-833-8987
Medical Salvation Army (nurse avail. Wed. p.m.) 480-967-8649
Shelters Central Arizona Shelter Services (men/women) 602-256-6945
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 La Mesita (families) 480-834-8723
Shelters Kaiser Family Crisis Center 602-267-4130

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