CASS Norton & Ramsey Social Justice Empowerment Center

Come visit us at our Glendale location:

CASS Norton and Ramsey Social Justice Empowerment Center
7031 N. 56th Ave, Glendale AZ. 85301
8am-5pm • Monday-Friday

If you need assistance, call:

911: Emergency police, fire, and medical services

480-890-3039 (DV STOP): For assistance with intimate partner and family violence/trauma

602-222-9444 (24/7 Suicide and Crisis Hotline): For assistance with behavioral health crises

623-207-8902 (Glendale Homeless Solutions Alliance 24/7 Resource Line): Services for those at-risk-of or experiencing homelessness in the City of Glendale

Anyone at-risk of or experiencing homelessness in Glendale is eligible for services. Services available at the NREC include:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Case management
  • Housing navigation
  • Vocational Development/GED Courses
  • Employment search & referrals
  • Behavioral Health Services- including alcohol/drug detox
  • Temporary Pet Foster Services
  • Medical care
  • Street Outreach Services available for homeless encampments
  • Specialized resources available for veterans, seniors and families

One-time financial assistance for:

  • Eviction prevention
  • Move-in assistance
  • Deposit assistance
  • Arrears assistance

On-site agencies include:

CASS Walk-in office hours:
Monday – Thursday • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
(No appointment needed)

Circle the City:
Wednesdays • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest:
Tuesday & Thursday • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Native American Connections:
Tuesday – Thursday • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Phoenix Rescue Mission Vocational Development:
Monday – Friday • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Phoenix Rescue Mission Glendale Works*

Phoenix Rescue Mission Street Outreach*

Resilient Health*

St. Joseph the Worker:
Tuesday & Thursday • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

*Hours vary; visit us for more information

Glendale Homeless Solutions Alliance is a collaborative partnership among:

A New Leaf

Central Arizona Shelter Services

City of Glendale

Community Bridges, Inc.

Family Promise

Homeless Youth Connection

Lost Our Home – Pet Rescue

Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest

Maggie’s Place

Native American Connections

Phoenix Rescue Mission

Resilient Health

St. Joseph the Worker

US-Vets Phoenix

YWCA – Metropolitan Phoenix


Donations are normally non-refundable but if you have made an error in making your donation or change your mind about contributing to our organization, please contact us. CASS will only consider refunding a donation if such a request is made within thirty (30) days of the original donation provided the donor has not claimed a tax deduction from their donation. Refunds are returned through check payment only. Processing/transaction fees charged for donations will be deducted from your refund amount

Contact Us

Central Arizona Shelter Services
232 S. 12th Avenue

Phoenix AZ 85007

PO Box 18250

Phoenix AZ 85005

(602) 256-6945
TTY: (800) 367-8939

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Under Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI and VII) and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, CASS prohibits discrimination in admissions, programs, services, activities or employment based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, and disability. The CASS must make a reasonable accommodation to allow a person with a disability to take part in a program, service, or activity. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. For example, this means that if necessary, CASS must provide sign language interpreters for people who are deaf, a wheelchair accessible location, or enlarged print materials. It also means that the CASS will take any other reasonable action that allows you to take part in and understand a program or activity, including making reasonable changes to an activity. If you believe that you will not be able to understand or take part in a program or activity because of your disability, please let us know of your disability needs in advance if at all possible. To request this document in alternative format or for further information about this policy please contact: Chief Operating Officer, 602-256-6945.

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