Reliable Sources of COVID-19 Information:

Where People Who Have Disabilities Can Go to Find Answers

Local Resource Websites

Arizona Department of Health Services:

www.azdhs.gov

Mental Health Resources in Arizona:

MentalHealthResources.com

National Resource Websites

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

www.cdc.gov/coronavirus

Administration for Community Living:

www.acl.gov/covid-19

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America:

www.whitehouse.gov

COVID-19- A Consumer’s Guide to the Coronavirus (Drugwatch):

www.drugwatch.com

Disability Specific Information

Resources for Individuals Who Have Developmental Disabilities

Plain Language Booklet on COVID-19 by Green Mountain Self-Advocates

Centers for Independent Living in Arizona

Ability360
Phoenix
602-256-2245

ASSIST! to Independence
Tuba City
928-283-6261

DIRECT Center for Independence
Tucson
520-624-6452
800-342-1853

New Horizons Disability Empowerment Center (NHDEC)
Prescott Valley
928-772-1266

Services Maximizing Independent Living and Empowerment (SMILE)
Yuma
928-782-7458
855-209-8363

Looking for a Center for Independent Living outside of Arizona?

Find a full list on the ILRU website.

Centers for Independent Living provide these CORE services:

Information & referral

Independent living skills training

Individual and systems advocacy

Peer counseling

Transition assistance from nursing homes and other institutions to community-based residences

Assisting individuals to avoid institutional placement

Transition of youth with significant disabilities after completion of secondary education to postsecondary life

Phone Numbers

Arizona COVID-19 Hotline: 1-844-542-8200

For Individuals Who Are Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing call the full (2-1-1) number:
1-877-211-8661

County Emergency Management for Arizona:

Apache: 928-333-6441

Cochise: 520-432-9220

Coconino: 928-679-8310

Gila: 928-402-8767

Graham: 928-792-5351

Greenlee: 928-865-2601

La Paz: 928-667-2347

Maricopa: 602-273-1411

Mohave: 928-753-0739

Navajo: 928-524-4163

Pima: 520-724-9300

Pinal: 520-866-6415

Santa Cruz: 520-375-8002

Yavapai: 928-771-3321

Yuma: 928-317-4680

Tribal Emergency Management:

Ak-Chin Indian Community: 520-568-1325

Cocopah Tribe: 928-750-6612

Colorado River Indian Tribes: 928-575-1635

Ft. McDowell/Yavapai Nation: 480-789-7522

Fort Mojave Indian Tribe: 760-326-9650

Gila River Community: 520-796-3760

Havasupai Tribe: 928-448-2731

Hopi Tribe: 928-734-3661

Hualapai Tribe: 928-769-1025

Kaibab-Paiute Tribe: 928-643-8314

Navajo Nation: 928-871-6892

Pascua Yaqui Tribe: 520-879-5723

Pueblo of Zuni Tribe: 505-782-4832

Quechan Tribe: 928-503-6317

Salt River Pima – Maricopa Indian Community: 480-362-7927

San Carlos Apache Tribe: 928-475-2838

Tohono O’Odham Nation: 520-383-8860

Tonto Apache Tribe: 928-468-1050

White Mountain Apache Tribe: 928-338-1701

Yavapai Apache Nation: 928-649-7142

Yavapai Prescott Indian Tribe: 928-515-7453

Other Arizona Resources

If you have been denied access to necessary services due to COVID-19 or feel that your legal rights have been violated, contact Arizona Center for Disability Law at (602) 274-6287, or Toll Free (within AZ) at 1-800-927-2260. You can also email center@azdisabilitylaw.org.