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Community Resources

We understand these times can be stressful for families. Mesa Public schools are working with our community leaders to help provide resources for our Families. 

 

Logo of City of Mesa Mesa Cares program

 

City of Mesa is excited to announce our new Mesa CARES Community Resources Call Center and web services for the businesses and residents to get information and referrals to services. This hotline 480-644-CARE is open Monday through Sunday from 8:00 am- 5:00 pm. Everyone is welcome to call for assistance.

Logo for Adopt a Grandparent program

 

Adopt-A-Grandparent- City of Mesa has partnered with For Our City-Mesa to match them up with volunteers, and resources for food and prescription medication delivery. 

Logo for Daca programEnglish logo for Daca program

 

Aliento- During these times, we know how difficult this can be for immigrant and mixed status families and the harm it can cause our mental health. Click here for tips to help you cope with stress and resources to help families. 

 

Internet Resources

Cox Communications offers a range of services and packages for the next 60 days. Visit rmd.me/EdHWs3oxuOc.

Comcast offers free WI-FI for 2 months to low income families. Visit rmd.me/KpACY2iHiUc.

Charter Free Internet offer for 2 months. Visit rmd.me/BTpu2ygArXm

At&T offers pen hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low income families. Visit rmd.me/bNEr4MoxGHS

Sprint will allow all handsets to enable hotspots for 60 days at no extra charge. Visit rmd.me/6ff9vxXJc6q

T-mobile will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge. For existing customers. Visit rmd.me/5AU1ahlhmL6

Verizon COVID - 19 Response: There are no special offers, but Verizon is following the FCC agreement. Visit rmd.me/FVYOWjKF9Zi

Tax Resources

  • The deadline for state and federal tax filing and payment have been extended to July 15, 2020, according to the IRS and State of Arizona.
  • SIMPLE federal and state returns (W2 and/or retirement income) may be filed using MyFreeTaxes. 
  • Mesa United Way VITA services are offered year-round by appointment. Once appointments are available to be reserved, we will be happy to serve you

MCKINNEY-VENTO HOMELESS ASSISTANCE

  If you have experienced a loss of housing and/or economic hardship, that results in you living in a shelter, motel, vehicle or campground, on the street, in abandoned buildings or trailers or other inadequate accommodations, or doubled up with relatives or friends because you cannot find or afford housing, then according to the McKinney-Vento Act, you may qualify for services.please contact us at 480-472-0291 or mckv@mpsaz.org.

Parent Survey

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Parent Involvement

Want to Volunteer at Kino?

Volunteer Packet

Earn funds for Kino

More resources?

Visit the Mesa Public schools website with up to date information and resources in our community. Click Here

Staying calm during a storm

Here is some information on ways to help manage stress and anxiety. 

Calming Anxiety - Coping skills for kids

Emergency Medical and Dental Health

Native Health   (480) 550-4048

Medical, Behavioral Health, some Food Resources
777 W. Southern Ave. Bldg “C” and “E” Mesa, AZ 85210 

Food Resources

All Saints Catholic Church:

Located at: 1234 N. Recker

Date & Time: (480) 985-7693 Please call for an appointment

Meals and food boxes are available

 

Resurrection Street Ministry, Inc.

Located at: 1135 E. Main St. Mesa, AZ

 

Date & Time: Monday, Thursday and Saturday 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

The West Mesa Food Pantry:

Located at: 142 N. Date Mesa, AZ.

Date & Time: Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 am -11:00 am 

(**Closed the second Tuesday of each Month.)

 

United Food Bank:

Located at: 358 East Javelina, Mesa, AZ.

Date& Time: Please check link below for dates and time

https://unitedfoodbank.org/get-help/help-yourself-purchase-cooperative/

 

Paz de Cristo:

Located at: 424 W Broadway Rd, Mesa, AZ 85210

Date & Time: Every day at 5:30 pm; Grab and Go dinners are available

 

Matthew's Crossing:

Located at: 2541 N. Arizona Ave.

Date & Time: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 11:00 am

** CLOSED Good Friday April 10th