Mrs. Smilovici's and Mrs. Martinez's Page


Welcome to the Social Work Department!

Thanks for visiting our website.  Always remember that we are just a phone call or email away if you have any questions or concerns: 602-896-6583 or Jaime.Smilovici@wesdschools.org. and katharine.martinez@wesdschools.org

"There is no greater joy nor greater reward than to make a fundamental difference in someone's life."
-Mary Rose McGeady


Announcements and News

    If you think you'll need food assistance over the summer, please get in touch with any one of the following agencies:
-Food Assistance Hotline   1-800-445-1914    Locate food bank nearest to you www.azfoodbanks.org
-St. Mary’s Food Bank 3131 W Thomas Rd. Phoenix 602-242-3663    http://www.firstfoodbank.org/
-Desert Mission Food Bank   9229 N 4th St. Phx. AZ   602 870-6062   http://www.desertmission.com/programs/food-bank/
-Pure Heart Church Food Bank   14240 N 43rd Ave Glendale AZ   602 866-8850   http://www.pureheart.org/local-outreach.html?events_route=main
    If you need help with rent, utilities, or have other needs, contact:

-Sunnyslope Family Services Center 602-495-5229   914 W Hatcher Rd. Phoenix 85021

https://www.phoenix.gov/humanservices/programs/emergency

-Glendale Community Action Program (CAP) 5850 W Glendale Ave 85301 623-930-2854

http://www.glendaleaz.com/CAP/

-St. Vincent de Paul   420 W Watkins Rd  Phoenix 602-261-6836

 http://www.stvincentdepaul.net/programs/family-eviction-prevention

-Salvation Army Family Services 2707 E Van Buren Rd   602-267-4100   http://www.salvationarmyphoenix.org/

Salvation Army Glendale Service Center 6010 W Northern Ave. 623-934-0469

-Lifebridge Community Alliance 7510 N 27th Ave Phx 602-864-3408 (also emergency food/también comestibles de emergencia)   http://www.lifebridgeaz.org/

    Housing help can be found through the Housing Hub:  602-595-8700

    Other general assistance can be found by calling 

2-1-1 or visiting www.cir.org.

    If you or a loved one experience a mental health crisis, call the County Crisis Line at 602-222-9444.

    We hope you have a safe and enjoyable summer and are ready to start school on August 7th!





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