The following resources have been compiled together by Help Children in Care, LLC. based on what may be beneficial to parents and relatives seeking more information about a particular need. Please take a moment to look through the resources and if there is anything that you want to suggest that we add, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DCS offices and phone numbers
There are DCS offices located in Central, Southeast, Pima, Southwest, and Northern Regions. If you are trying to reach an office in a particular region you can email email@example.com to request a list of DCS offices in your region.
If you have a grievance with DCS regarding a particular case and you are a parent or guardian, you can contact the Ombudsman’s Office to file a complaint. The Ombudsman handles complaints against DCS and some other State agencies. The Ombudsman will review the complaint and decide the appropriate actions that need to take place. You can reach the Ombudsman’s Office at http://www.azoca.gov. Their office in Arizona is located at:
3737 N. 7th St. Ste. 209
Phoenix, Arizona 85014.
Phone Toll Free (Outside Phoenix area): 800-872-2879
Check the Ombudsman’s website for complete information on how to file your complaint.
Presiding Juvenile Court Judges & Directors
Behavioral Health Services
If you need to reach behavioral health services, these are some of the agencies you can contact.
(Not a complete list of agencies in Arizona)
Jewish Family & Children’s Services Customer Service & Referral Center
4747 North 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85014
Tel: (602) 279-7655 or 602-256-0528
Touchstone Health Services Member Services
15810 N. 35th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85053
Referral line: (866) 207-3882
Southwest Human Development
2850 N. 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Black Family & Child Services of Arizona
1522 East Southern Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85040
Phone: (602) 243-1773
A New Leaf: Youth and Behavioral Services
868 E University Dr, Mesa, Arizona 85203
Phone: (480) 969-4024