A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.
Arizona State Health Department 250 N 17th Ave Phoenix AZ 85007 602-542-6128
Maricopa County Health Department 2737 West Southern Avenue Tempe AZ 85282 602-304-1166
Maricopa County Health Department 1645 East Roosevelt Street Phoenix AZ 85006 602-506-6850
Maricopa County Health Department 4419 East Main Street Mesa AZ 85205 602-506-6805
A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.
Glendale Victims Assistance 5800 West Glendale Avenue Glendale AZ 85301 623-930-3030
Phoenix Arizona Victims Assistance 1275 West Washington Street Phoenix AZ 85007 602-542-4911
Sun City West Arizona Victims Assistance 14520 West Granite Valley Drive Sun City West AZ 85375 623-584-8331