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Community Resources

The Verde Valley Sanctuary partners with many agencies in our community to help you get the support you need.

For your convenience we have organized the resources into the following categories:

  • General Support
  • Child Services and Parenting Support
  • Food
  • Jobs and Education
  • Housing
  • Health and Medical

General Support

The following agencies can help with a wide variety of support services. If you need personalized help locating help, please call our Outreach Center located at 601 W. Mingus Ave, Cottonwood, AZ 86325 Phone: (928) 634-6255

Alano Club
Services Include: The Verde Valley Alano Club offers the recovering alcoholic and addict a place to go, to take a break and have a cup of coffee with men and women who understand the program and the process of recovery. We come together to find support and to learn about the many other resources available to the recovering alcoholic in our community.
Location: 1309 E Cherry Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-8664

Catholic Charities
Services Include: Temporary housing, possible utility and rent assistance, and bus vouchers
Location: 736 N. Main Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-4254

DES (Department of Economic Security)
Services Include: Food, medical, employment, legal, protective services, cash assistance, GED and ESL classes
Location: 1500 E. Cherry Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-649-6800

NACOG (Northern Arizona Council of Governments)
Services Include: Assistance with utility bills, housing, transportation, appliance repair and replacement
Location: 1500 E. Cherry Street, Ste F, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone (928) 300-0894

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Services Include: educational resources about domestic violence, how to stay safe and national support agencies
Phone:–800-799-7233

Old Town Mission
Services Include: Hot lunches (Monday-Friday 12-1 pm), legal clinic, health clinic, showers, clothes, bedding, hygiene products and food boxes (Monday-Friday closed Tuesday), Legal Aid - 6 pm the fourth Tuesday of every month, Vision Clinic - 1 pm the first Tuesday of every month
Location: 116 East Pinal Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-7869

Steps to Recovery
Services Include: provide safe and structured environments, free from alcohol and drugs, for people who fall through the cracks. We educate and empower individuals to embrace their purpose. Our focus is on behavior modification, raising awareness of core issues and integrating individuals back into the community
Location:  516 R AZ-89A #113, Cottonwood AZ 86326
Phone: 928-649-0077

St. Vincent de Paul
Services Include: Helps with food, clothes, furniture, utilities, limited rent assistance, overnight lodging assistance, and possible transportation assistance (thrift store open on Thurs. thru Sat. 10-4 pm)
Location: 825 W. Mingus Ave, Cottonwood, AZ 86325
Phone: 928-634-9625

Victim Witness Services Coconino
Services Include: 24/7 Crisis Response, advocacy, case management, aftercare, and crime victims compensation
Location: 201 E. Birch Ave, Suite 4, Flagstaff, AZ
Phone: 928-856-7676

Yavapai County Attorney’s Office
Services Include: Comprehensive victim assistance and victim compensation services to crime victims
Location: 255 E. Gurley Street, Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928-567-7757

Child Services and Parenting Support

The following agencies focus on child support services and help for parents.

Abide Maternity Home
Services Include: Pregnancy resource center, abortion healing, residential support and Mom’s Matter Group
Location: 499 2nd St. Camp Verde, AZ 86322
Phone: 928-567-5433

Big Brothers Big Sisters
Services Include: Mentoring for kids ages 6 to 18
Location: 830 S. Main Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-9789

Buena Vista Children’s Service
Services Include: Preschool, afterschool and summer programs for children
Location: 19 E. Beech Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-646-5200

Child Abuse Hotline
Phone: 888-767-2445

DES (Department of Economic Security)
Services Include: AZ Dept. of Child Safety
Location: 1500 E. Cherry Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-649-6800

Head Start
Services Include: Preschool, early childhood education, nutrition and parent involvement services
Location: 270 E. Mingus Ave, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-8236

House of Ruth
Services Include: Parenting classes, pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, abortion recovery, and baby items
Location: 1198 E. Mingus Ave, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-0212

WIC (Women, Infant and Children)
Services Include: Vouchers for food/formula for pregnant women and children up to age 5
Location: 10 S. 6th Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-639-8134

Food

The following organizations can help with food stamps, food pantries and hot meals

Adventist Community Services
Services Include: Monthly boxes, emergency food and weekly food pantry Wednesday 9:30 am to 1 pm
Location: 1406 N. Boothill Drive, Camp Verde AZ 86322
Phone: 928-567-4281

Bread of Life Mission Food Bank
Services Include: Tuesdays at 5:30 pm hot meals and food boxes at Camp Verde Community Center (Town Gym)
Location: 395 S. Main Street, Camp Verde AZ 86322
Phone: 928-567-6931

DES (Department of Economic Security)
Services Include: Nutrition and Hunger Assistance Programs
Location: 1500 E. Cherry Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-649-6800

Haven United Methodist Church Food Pantry
Services Include: Food pantry Thursdays 9 am to noon
Location: 597 Main Street, Jerome, AZ 86331
Phone: (928) 639-3871

Manzanita Mobile Food Pantry
Services Include: Mobile food pantries throughout the Verde Valley
Call for times and locations (928) 567-5772

Mountain View United Methodist Church Food Pantry
Services Include: Recipients can choose food items from their pantry
Location: 901 S. 12th Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: (928) 634-8857

New Hope Christian Fellowship Food Pantry
Services Include: Food Boxes Sunday at 1 pm
Location: 1760 E. Villa Drive, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: (928) 634-4673

Old Town Mission
Services Include: Hot lunches (Monday-Friday 12-1 pm)
Location: 116 E. Pinal Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: (928) 634-7869

Rising Hope Food Pantry
Services Include: Food Pantry Tuesdays 12 noon to 6 pm at the Student Center
Location: 750 E. Mingus Avenue, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: (928) 634-4321

Sedona Community Center
Services Include: Emergency food boxes and congregate lunch on Fridays nominal fee/donation
Location: 2615 Melody Lane, Sedona, AZ 86336
Phone: (928) 282-2834

Sedona Community Food Bank
Services Include: Emergency food boxes Wednesday 8:30 am to 12 noon and 4 pm to 6 pm
Location: Seventh Day Adventist Church, 680 Sunset Drive, Sedona AZ 86336
Phone: 928-204-2808

Sedona Community Supper
Services Include: Free congregate hot meal every Monday at 5 pm
Location: St. Andrews Church, 100 Arroyo Pinion Drive, Sedona, AZ 86336
Phone: 928-282-4457

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry – Camp Verde
Services Include: Weekly, emergency and holiday food boxes. Monday through Thursday 9:45 am to 12:30 pm
Location: 781 S. Cliffs Parkway, Camp Verde, AZ 86322
Phone: (928) 567-9471

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry - Cottonwood
Services Include: Emergency food boxes by appointment
Location: 700 N. Bill Gray Road, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: (928) 634-9625

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry - Sedona
Services Include: Weekly food boxes
Location: 180 St. John Vianney Lane, Sedona, AZ 86336
Phone: (928) 821-1292

WIC (Women, Infant and Children)
Services Include: Vouchers for food/formula for pregnant women and children up to age 5
Location: 10 S. 6th Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-639-8134

Jobs & Education

The following organizations can help locating jobs, continuing your education, access to computers, printers and job preparedness.

Camp Verde Public Library
Services Include: Free computers, printers, classes and online educational resources.
Location: 130 Black Bridge Loop Road, Camp Verde AZ 86322
Phone: (928) 554-8380

Cottonwood Public Library
Services Include: Free computers, printers, classes and online educational resources.
Location: 100 S. 6th Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-6800

Craigslist – Job search website
Website: https://flagstaff.craigslist.org/d/jobs/search/jjj

DES (Department of Economic Security)
Services Include: AZ Workforce Connection
Location: 1500 E. Cherry Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-649-6855

Goodwill Career Center
Services Include: Job preparedness, resume support and job listings
Location: 1500 E. Mingus Ave, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-0184

Indeed – Job Search Website
Website: www.indeed.com

Sedona Public Library
Services Include: Free computers, printers, classes and online educational resources.
Main Location: 3250 White Bear Road, Sedona AZ 86336
Main Phone: (928) 282-7714

Sedona Public Library Village of Oak Creek Branch: Bell Rock Plaza, Suite 51A, Sedona AZ 86351
Branch Phone: (928) 284-1603

Yavapai College
Services Include: GED, Certificate and Bachelors programs
Location: Verde Valley Campus 601 Black Hills Drive, Clarkdale, AZ 86324
Phone: (928) 634-7501

Housing

The following organizations can help with finding and paying for temporary, permanent and transitional housing

Angie's House
Services Include: immediate housing for qualified residents
Phone: 928-301-2169

Catholic Charities
Services Include: Temporary housing, possible utility and rent assistance, and bus vouchers
Location: 736 N. Main Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-4254

Habitat for Humanity
Services Include: Helps people in need to build simple, decent, affordable housing
Location: 736 N. Main Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-649-6788

Health & Medical

DES (Department of Economic Security)
Services Include: AHCCS (Arizona’s Medicaid program)
Location: 1500 E. Cherry Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-649-6800

NextCare Urgent Care - Cottonwood
Services Include: Walk in medical services
Location: 450 South Wilard Street, Ste 120, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-2574

NextCare Urgent Care - Sedona
Services Include: Walk in medical services
Location: 2530 AZ 89A, Sedona, AZ 86336
Phone: 928-203-4813

Old Town Mission
Services Include: Health clinic, showers, Vision Clinic - 1 pm the first Tuesday of every month
Location: 116 E. Pinal Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-7869

Spectrum Healthcare
Services Include: Behavioral health clinic, counseling, crisis hotline and medical clinic
Main Location: 8 E. Cottonwood Street, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Satellite Location: 651 W. Mingus Ave, Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-2236

Verde Valley Medical Center
Services Include: Full service hospital and emergency room
Location: 269 South Candy Lane, Cottonwood AZ 86326
Phone: 928-634-2251

Yavapai County Health Department
Services Include: Offers healthcare and dental services
Location: 10 S. 6th Street, Cottonwood AZ 86326
Phone: 928-639-8130