FREE Senior Services in Arizona

Free Senior Services | Elder Care Arizona

Many families are not aware the FREE Senior Services available in Arizona.  The mission of many of these organizations include improving the lives of seniors.  Many of these services are free, while some require a nominal fee.  Adultcare Assistance Homecare is providing the following information to help you and your family make better and more informed decisions.  We also realize that when the decisions are difficult, it is often best to discuss your options with an experienced senior adviser.

Adultcare Assistance Homecare is an Arizona home healthcare option for seniors wanting to live more independently.  Our senior services are available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Additionally, a caregiver manager is always available for emergency calls.  You never stop caring and neither does Adultcare Assistance Homecare.

We are locally owned and have continually strengthened our commitment to our community since 1987.  We sponsor multiple local senior events and FREE Senior Services including FREE memory screenings, FREE CPR classes and FREE family caregiver forums.  Seniors are also eligible to receive a FREE Home Care Assessment.  We look forward to hearing from you and hope we can help you and your family.  Please call today.

FREE Senior Services and Non-Profit Directory
OrganizationDescription
AARPNonprofit, nonpartisan organization with a membership that helps people age 50 and over have independence, choice and control in ways that are beneficial and affordable to them and society as a whole
Administration on AgingIn order to serve a growing senior population, AoA envisions ensuring the continuation of a vibrant aging services network at State, Territory, local and Tribal levels through funding of lower-cost, non-medical services and supports that provide the means by which many more seniors can maintain their independence.
Alcoholics Anonymous PhoenixVoluntary, fellowship of men and women who meet together to attain and maintain sobriety. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.
Alzheimer's AssociationGlobal voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of AD research.
Alzheimer's Association - Desert SouthwestWhile affiliated with the National Alzheimer's Association based in Chicago, all our work is devoted to providing service and support to Alzheimer's patients, family members and caregivers throughout Arizona and Southern Nevada.
American Cancer SocietyWorks relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with millions of our supporters worldwide, we’re helping people stay well, helping people get well, finding cures, and fighting back against cancer.
American Diabetes AssociationLeads the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected—by diabetes.
American Heart AssociationBuild healthier lives free of cardiovascular disease and stroke.
American Medical AssociationPromotes the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.
American Parkinson Disease AssociationFocuses on research, patient support, education and raising public awareness of PD.
American Red Cross "Take a Class" link offers Family Caregiving training that is a helping hand by providing a variety of information-packed sessions covering topics that can help you provide better care for a sick or elderly loved one at home.
American Society on AgingDiverse individuals bound by a common goal: to support the commitment and enhance the knowledge and skills of those who seek to improve the quality of life of older adults and their families. The membership of ASA is multidisciplinary and inclusive of professionals who are concerned with the physical, emotional, social, economic and spiritual aspects of aging.
Apache Junction RIDE ChoiceOffers Mileage Reimbursement for qualified residents of Apache Junction.
Area Agency on Aging, Region One (Phoenix, AZ)Advocates, develops and delivers essential services to enhance the quality of life for older adults, persons with disabilities, people with HIV/AIDS, and caregivers.
Arizona Alzheimer's ConsortiumThe nation's leading model of statewide collaboration in Alzheimer's disease research.
Arizona Assistive Technology ExchangeFind, sell, and donate used Assisstive Technology (AT) equipment and other devices.
Arizona Attorney GeneralThe Arizona Attorney General’s web page.
Arizona Bridge to Independent LivingOffers and promotes programs designed to empower people with disabilities to take personal responsibility so they may achieve or continue independent lifestyles within the community.
Arizona Center on AgingPromotes healthy, and functional lives for older adults through comprehensive programs in research, education and training, and clinical care.
Arizona Department of HousingProvides housing and community revitalization to benefit the people of Arizona.
Arizona Division of Developmental DisabilitiesHelps eligible individuals with developmental disabilities achieve self-sufficiency and independence. The Division likewise offers supports for family members and other caregivers.
Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS)Benefits for individuals who are 65 or older, blind, or disabled and need ongoing services at a nursing facility level of care. However, program participants do not have to reside in a nursing home. Many ALTCS participants live in their own homes or an assisted living facility and receive needed in-home services.
Arizona Public Service Energy Assistance (APS)Assistance with payment of electric bills to families in financial need.
Arthritis FoundationA voluntary health agency covering all arthritis and related conditions.
AZ Care CheckA searchable database containing information about deficiencies found against facilities/providers by the Arizona Department of Health Services. Records may be searched by facility/provider name, location, and provider type. The database contains information about the facilities and providers.
Banner Sun Health Research InstituteResearch, clinical care, prevention and education in age-related conditions such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, arthritis and cancer. The institute is home to a world-renowned tissue bank, which sends samples around the globe for study.
Barrow Neurologic InstituteTo advance the knowledge and practice of medicine in neuroscience through basic and clinical research, education of medical professionals, and innovation in clinical techniques and technology.
Benefits CheckupFree service of the National Council on Aging (NCOA). Many adults over 55 need help paying for prescription drugs, health care, utilities, and other basic needs. BenefitsCheckUp asks a series of questions to help identify benefits that could save you money and cover the costs of everyday expenses.
BenevillaAssist persons to remain in their home for as long as possible - as long as it's safe and affordable. Services include 6 adult day centers, installing Lifeline PERS, caregiver support groups, delivering food boxes, groceries and prescriptions to those without transportation.
Braille and Talking Book LibraryLibrary provides books, magazines and other library resources in alternate formats for all Arizona residents whose visual or physical disabilities prevent the use of conventional print materials.
Brain and Tissue BankBanner Sun Health Research Institute is dedicated to the study of aging and age-related diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, arthritis and prostate cancer. These are devastating illnesses that affect millions of people. Because many such disorders often uniquely afflict human beings and acquiring tissue samples from living people is seldom possible, progress toward finding cures is critically dependent on the study of tissue samples from the deceased patients.
Canada Safety Council - Senior SafetySeniors can face many difficulties as they grow older. Canada Safety Council provides safety tips to help in the aging process, and what seniors can do to make their home free of safety hazards
Caregiver's HomeServing the caregiver, with education, information, resources and support.
Caring Connectionsa program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), is a national consumer and community engagement initiative to improve care at the end of life.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesA federal government website managed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Community Information and Referral Services (CIR)) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) agency and has provided up-to-date information on community, health, and human service resources in Arizona since 1979.
Congress.govCongress.gov is in an initial beta phase with plans to transform the Library of Congress's existing congressional information system into a modern, durable and user-friendly resource.
Dept. of Housing and Urban DevelopmentHUD’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD is working to strengthen the housing market to bolster the economy and protect consumers; meet the need for quality affordable rental homes: utilize housing as a platform for improving quality of life; build inclusive and sustainable communities free from discrimination; and transform the way HUD does business.
Division of Aging and Adult Servicessupports at-risk Arizonans to meet their basic needs and to live safely, with dignity and independence.
Donor Network of Arizonaeducates on the critical need for organ and tissue donors to help save lives. This organization also provides assistance on how to register to become a donor in Arizona.
Eldercare Locatoris a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families.
Family Caregiver Alliancewas the first community-based nonprofit organization in the country to address the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home.
Family Caregiving 101The National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA) and the National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC) have joined together to recognize, support and advise this vital group of American Family Caregivers.
Foundation for Senior LivingA caring community that promotes the well being of seniors and adults with disability, protects their dignity, celebrates their achievements and encourages their caregivers.
Fountain Hills - Home Delivered MealsProvides nutritional noon time meals for Fountain Hills residents who require meal assistance.
Friends of St. Anne MinistryThe Friends of St. Anne Ministry loans durable medical equipment to low-income clients.
Geriatric SpecialistsProfessional senior placement company that assist in finding a new home for you or your loved one.
Get Palliative CareWhen you are facing a serious illness, you need relief from symptoms. You need to better understand your condition and choices for care. You need to improve your ability to tolerate medical treatments. And, you and your family need to be able to carry on with everyday life.
Glossary of Eldercare TerminologyInteractive tool covers medical terms, medical conditions, health care services and programs, gerontology terms and Medicare and Medicaid terms.
Granite Reef Senior CenterThe City of Scottsdale offers Senior Services that include blood pressure screenings, medical equipment loans and fall prevention programs
Handbook of Elder Care Resources for the Federal WorkplaceDeveloped to introduce you to the various services and resources that are available to help you make informed elder care decisions. From choosing an assisted living arrangement to dealing with the complexities of social security income, this Handbook provides practical tips and solutions to these complicated aging issues.
Health Care and You Coalitionmade up of some of our country’s leading organizations that represent consumers, patients, physicians, nurses, hospitals and pharmacists. Our goal is to provide the public with easy-to-understand information about the health care law. HealthCareandYou.org is a place where individuals, families, small business owners and health care professionals can turn for help in understanding the law and how it impacts them.
HealthLinksConsisting of 48 major categories and thousands of subcategories specific to healthcare, the directory contains over 322,000 unique links
Heathy AgingA national health initiative developed to help individuals think more positively about growing older.
Hearing Loss WebDedicated to people who have hearing loss, but are not members of the traditional Deaf community. This includes people who consider themselves to be hearing impaired, hard of hearing, late deafened, and oral deaf.
Help Starts HereThis web site is a gateway to articles written by licensed social workers that are of interest to the general public.
Helping Hands FoundationHelping Hands loans durable medical equipment. There is no fee for any item loaned.
Home Deliviered Meals Program - MesaProvides a well-balanced nutritional meal daily for frail seniors and the disabled to help maintain their independence.
Human Services Department of Maricopa Countyprovides education, employment, shelter, and basic needs services to individuals, families, and communities so they can enhance their opportunities for physical, social, and economic well-being.
Inter Tribal Council promotes the highest quality of life for American Indian Elders of Arizona and supporting tribal system development.
Jewish Family and Children's Service - Center for Senior EnrichmentEveryone is welcome! The Center offers education, health and wellness programs, holiday programs, nutritious lunches, exercise, cultural outings, and a wide variety of ever-changing activities.
Kiwanis Carefree Loan CenterKiwanis Carefree loans durable medical equipment including wheelchairs, walkers, shower seats and more.
Leading AgeAssociation of 6,000 not-for-profit organizations dedicated to making America a better place to grow old. We advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that supports, enables and empowers people to live fully as they age.
Macular Degeneration FoundationDedicated to those who have and will develop macular degeneration. Offers the latest information, news, hope and encouragement. Services include links to resources such as Low Vision Centers, Therapists, Physicians, and Support Groups in your area.
Mayo Cliniclink can help you find information on hundreds of conditions. Check your symptoms. Improve your lifestyle.
Meals on Wheelsrepresents those who provide meal services to people in need.
Medicare Rights Centeris a national, nonprofit consumer service organization that works to ensure access to affordable health care for older adults and people with disabilities through counseling and advocacy, educational programs and public policy initiatives.
Medline Plusis the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.
National Alliance for Caregivingis a non-profit coalition of national organizations focusing on issues of family caregiving.
National Association for ContinenceDedicated to improving the quality of life of people with incontinence, voiding dysfunction, and related pelvic floor disorders. NAFC's purpose is to be the leading source for public education and advocacy about the causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatments, and management alternatives for incontinence.
National Association of Area Agencies on Agingprimary mission is to build the capacity of its members to help older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.
National Association of Senior Move Managersfacilitates the physical and emotional aspects of relocation for older adults, to increase industry awareness, to establish a national referral network, to enhance the professional competence of members, and to promote the delivery of services with compassion and integrity.
National Cancer InstituteAccurate, up-to-date, comprehensive cancer information from the U.S. government's principal agency for cancer research.
National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care InformationThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services developed this website to provide information and resources to help you and your family plan for future long-term care (LTC) needs. It is designed to help you understand what long-term care is, how and where you can get information and services you need - now or in the future, and how to pay for services
National Family Caregivers Associationeducates, supports, empowers and speaks up for the more than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with a chronic illness or disability or the frailties of old age.
National Institute on Agingsupports and conducts research on aging. The NIA also disseminates information about aging and advances in research to the public, health care professionals, and the scientific community.
National Osteoporosis FoundationDedicated to preventing osteoporosis, promoting strong bones, and
reducing human suffering through education, advocacy and research.
National Private Duty AssociationLeading the industry that cares for people at home through advocacy and education.
National Resource Directoryconnects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration.
National Women's Health Information Centerdevelops innovative programs, educating health professionals, and motivating behavior change in consumers through the dissemination of health information.
Native American ConnectionsImproving the lives of individuals and families through Native American culturally appropriate behavioral health, affordable housing, and community development services.
Older Adult Safety tips by roomAs you become older, it becomes increasingly more important to consider your own safety and take necessary precautions when using products that present potential safety hazards.
Olive Branch Senior Centeroffers a variety of social and educational activities as well as delicious and nutritious meals. Programs include Congregate Meals, Home Delivered Meals and Mobile Meals.
Parkinson's Disease Foundationis a leading national presence in Parkinson’s disease research, education and public advocacy.
Pets for the Elderly Foundationhelps pay the fees to participating animal shelters throughout the United States for senior citizens who adopt a companion dog or cat from a participating shelter — including pre-adoption veterinary exams and spay/neuter, if part of the adoption fee.
Pima Council on Agingdesignated Area Agency on Aging serving older adults and their families living in Pima County, Arizona
PORAThe goal of PORA is to promote, protect and project Sun City West, AZ as the preeminent Adult Retirement Community in the Country. PORA has numerous activities and is very active in the community.
Protecting Arizona's Family CoalitionNon-partisan alliance of social services, health, community service agencies, advocacy groups, citizen advocacy, and faith-based associations. Hundreds of social, health, and community services agencies, human services groups, citizen action and advocacy groups, and faith-based congregations to stop drastic budget cuts to health and human services and urge better options to these budget cuts.
Rebuilding Togetherprovides critical home repairs, modifications and improvements for America’s low-income homeowners.
Red Badge Emergency Pack (PLEA)The Red Badge Emergency Pack is a convenient packet that contains crucial pieces of information that could be of great assistance to emergency first responders. E-Packs are designed to be kept in the glove box of a vehicle or a freezer in a kitchen.
Resources for AgingReliable, jargon free guide that educates the caregiver on issues of caregiving, elder care, elder law, MEDICARE, MEDICAID, retirement, retirement planning, enriched housing, assisted living, hospice, adult day care, durable goods, behavioral health, nursing facilities, respite and many others.
Rosalynn Carter Instituteestablishes local, state and national partnerships committed to building quality long-term, home and community- based services. RCI's focus includes supporting individuals and caregivers coping with chronic illness and disability across the lifespan as well as limitations due to aging.
Senior Driving Program of AAAis dedicated to keeping seniors driving for as long as safely possible. They also promote viable transportation options for seniors who can no longer drive independently.
Sheriff's Posse of Sun CityPatrols the entire community in radio equiped fully functional police cruisers, observing residential areas, shopping centers, hospitals, and business offices - day and night.
Sheriff's Posse Sun City WestIn order to help keep crimes from occurring against property and residents, there must be a show of trained personnel patrolling the streets at all times as a deterrent. The Sheriff's Posse is not only the largest Posse in Maricopa County, but also the best trained.
Social SecurityThe official web-site of the U.S. Social Security Administration
Solecito Services, Inc.Lends home health equipment to people in need on a temporary basis for home use.
Southwest Lending ClosetA non-profit corporation and all volunteer organization, which lends durable medical equipment, at no charge, to those in need.
Southwest Medical AidDistributor of humanitarian medical supplies improving the quality of life of children and families with medical, nutritional, and hygiene needs.
St. Luke's Health InitiativesA Phoenix-based public foundation focused on Arizona health policy and strength-based community development.
Strength for Caringis a comprehensive website designed to provide family caregivers with a broad range of expert content and information, an emerging on-line community, daily inspiration, and much needed support.
Sun City Community Assistance Network is active in helping residents stay up with the rising costs of living. The mission of the Community Action Network is advocate for seniors to remain independent and to pursue relevant issues without prejudices or political bias.
Sun City Fire DepartmentProvides fire protection, emergency medical service, hazardous materials response, technical rescue, disaster preparedness and response, public assistance / non-emergency response, fire cause determination and investigation, fire code enforcement and inspection, public education, public and media information, planning and development, and other support services.
Sun City West Fire DistrictProvides fire protection, emergency medical service, hazardous materials response, technical rescue, disaster preparedness and response, public assistance / non-emergency response, fire cause determination and investigation, fire code enforcement and inspection, public education, public and media information, planning and development, and other support services.
Sun City West Foundationestablished to promote and support charitable,
educational and service activities and organizations that serve the community.
Sunshine ServiceLoans durable medical equipment to the residents WITHIN THE WALLS of Sun City.
Surprise Senior CenterThe Senior Center is the hub of activities for citizens age 50 or disabled adults. Membership in the Center for a resident of Surprise is $12.00 per year and for non-residents it’s $15.00.
Today's Caregiveris a leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.
Twinless Twins Support Groupexists to provide a safe and compassionate community for twinless twins to experience healing and understanding.
USA.govAs the U.S. government's official web portal, USA.gov makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web.
Youngtown Community FundLoans medical equipment such as wheelchairs, crutches and more, only to Youngtown residents for their temporary use.

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Voted "Best of Arizona" for 8 Years

Adultcare Assistance Homecare is trusted by Arizona. Prestigious recognition have included Business of the Year, Arizona Mature Workers Certification, Active Adult 50+ Program Award, A+ Better Business Bureau, and voted "Best of AZ" for 8 Years by Ranking Arizona.
 

Personalized Care Plan

Schedules and services are flexibly designed based on your home care needs. Clients can request caregivers by the day or as needed. Popular requests include 24 hour care, nights/weekends only and transportation to medical offices. Adultcare Assistance Homecare is happy to personalize your care to meet your needs.
 

Care Supervisor On Call 24/7

The senior care directors at Adultcare Assistance Homecare reduce family pressure by efficiently managing home care needs. The senior care management team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure clients are not left unattended, assist in sudden changes in care needs and provide family status updates.
 

Locally Owned, Arizona Focused (Not A Franchise)

National franchises have a different agenda than our locally owned, Arizona focused company. Adultcare Assistance Homecare partners with several Arizona senior organizations because we trust them and they trust us. Arizona does NOT regulate home care and many have difficultly understanding the impact on their family. Our owner, Krystal Wilkinson, is passionate about local home care and was recently selected as the President of the Arizona Chapter of the Home Care Association of America.
 

NO Long-Term Contracts

You can easily try our caregivers for a few hours and know the difference we make with no long-term commitments. Adultcare Assistance Homecare makes it easy to cancel home care services if you are not 100% satisfied.

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