Arizona Department of Economic Security for unemployment benefits. Visit des.az.gov or call 520-791-2722.
Pima County One Stop Career Center helps with job searches and training for new jobs, and provides relocation funding, etc. Call 520-724-7700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community Action Partnership - Rent and utility assistance and can also help with health care needs like prescription medicines, etc. 520-724-2667.
Chicanos Por La Causa - housing and rental assistance. Visit cplc.org or call 520-882-0018.
Interfaith Community Services can help with clothing, food and utilities. Visit icstucson.org or call 520-297-6049.
Salvation Army Tucson can also help with basic needs like food, clothing and utilities. Visit salvationarmytucson.org or call 520-795-9671.
Unemployment: https://des.az.gov/services/employment/unemployment-individual Toll Free: 1 (877) 600-2722 Tucson: (520) 791-2722
Short-Term Crisis Services (STCS) Program provides temporary assistance to low-income families experiencing an emergency need that cannot be met immediately by their own income, and resources to help stabilize an immediate financial crisis. A dependent child must live in the home.
The STCS Program provides emergency assistance with:
· Preventing homelessness by helping with rent or mortgage payments
· Emergency shelter
· Utility payments and utility deposit assistance
· Special needs related to maintaining or securing employment
· Rental deposits Visit: https://des.az.gov/services/basic-needs/shelter-housing/short-term-crisis-services Call Pima County Community Services: 520-724-2667
Small Business Paycheck Protection Program: All businesses – including nonprofits, veterans organizations, Tribal business concerns, sole proprietorships, self-employed individuals, and independent contractors – with 500 or fewer employees can apply. Visit: https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/top-priorities/cares-act/assistance-for-small-businesses
Families Experiencing Homelessness - If you are a family with students who attend the Amphitheater School District and are experiencing homelessness, please contact the Amphitheater McKinney Vento Office at 696-5061.