NOTIFICATION OF IMMEDIATE OFFICE CLOSURE: The DES Office located at 11526 W. Bell Road in Surprise will be closed from September 20 until September 30, 2019. Clients who frequent this office are asked to visit DES offices located at:
Peoria 8990 W Peoria Avenue, Peoria 85345
Glendale 6010 N 57th Drive, Glendale 85301
We appreciate your patience and understanding as we mitigate this issue.
Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) provides help with daily activities while allowing many individuals to remain in their own homes or live with their families by reducing the need for institutional care.
adult day care
adult day health care
home delivered meals and meals at senior centers
home health aide
60 years of age or older, or
18 - 60 years of age with a disability,
and functionally impaired and unable to perform activities of daily living. This includes eating, bathing, dressing, grooming, using the bathroom and mobility (for example, walking or moving from a wheelchair to a bed).
How to Apply
The services are provided through partnerships between DES and Arizona's Area Agencies on Aging. Area Agencies on Aging coordinate services and their case managers determine eligibility. They can also answer many of your questions about long-term services and supports.
Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADES does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADES’s Office of Equal Opportunity at [email protected]. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.