detail: Arizona Angel Initiative
locations of services provided:Aguila, Anthem, Apache Junction, Arlington, Avondale, Buckeye, Carefree, Cashion, Cave Creek, Chandler, Chandler Heights, El Mirage, Fort Mcdowell, Fountain Hills, Gila Bend, Gilbert, Glendale, Goodyear, Guadalupe, Higley, Laveen, Litchfield Park, Mesa, Morristown, New River, Palo Verde, Paradise Valley, Peoria, Phoenix, Queen Creek, Rio Verde, Scottsdale, Sun City, Sun City West, Surprise, Tempe, Tolleson, Tonopah, Waddell, Wickenburg, Wittmann, Youngtown
services provided:Substance Abuse Counseling
Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment
African American or Black
Women 18 years of age and older
The Arizona Angel Initiative allows citizens to walk into a police precinct, turn in their drugs and request treatment without fear of prosecution. Angels are also able to help parents secure safe placement for their child(ren) while they are in treatment in lieu of placing their child(ren) in the foster care system.