Resources for the Disabled

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Accessible Park Facilities Parks Planning and development Coordinator 480-644-2643
Accessibility in City Buildings Fred Rustam, Facilities Maintenance Division 480-644-4688



Sign language interpreter sources

Postings for public meetings include contact information to request a sign language interpreter.

Contact individual departments.
City employees may refer to interpreter listing

Interpreters for Court Proceedings City Court Interpreters Office 480-644-3109
TDD Machines Available On-site City Court
Police Dispatching
Parks & Recreation
Arizona Relay Service for deaf, hard of hearing, or speech disabled. All City Departments AZ Relay 7-1-1
Enhanced Audio Hearing.ces for Council Chambers Channel 11
(Call 24 hours in advance to request)
Closed Captioning Broadcasts Formal Council Meetings 480-644-3770
Braille printer Mesa Public Library- Main Branch 480-644-3100
Voting Materials - Braille or large print City Clerk's Office
(available by request)
Polling Place Accessibility City Clerk's Office
Curbside voting available at the polling place on request
ADA related questions, resources and materials Ability360

Hearing Loss and Impairment  Hearing Loss Association of America  



Landlord/Tenant housing questions Community Legal Services 602-258-3434
Housing Discrimination complaints Fair Housing 480-644-3536
Section 8 Housing Rental Assistance Vouchers Housing Services Division (by application only, preference to persons with disabilities) 480-644-3545
Housing loans or emergency grants for handicap modifications

Housing & Community Development
Rehab Assistant

Solid waste pickup for those needing special assistance Trash/Recycling Line 480-644-2222
 Rebuilding Together Valley of the Sun
 Building ramps for the disabled  
 Ability 360 Home Modification   Program  Home modification for the disabled  



Audible Pedestrian Signals for Visually Impaired/Blind or Deaf Child Street Signs/Curb ramp requests

Transportation Division

Disabled Parking Enforcement Contact non-emergency police dispatch 480-644-2211
Public Transit East Valley Dial-a-Ride
City of Mesa Transit
Handicapped Parking at Business/ Commercial Property Complaints Arizona Attorney General's Office 602-542-5763


Community Concerns

Mesa Human Relations Advisory Board Diversity Office 480-644-5033
Neighborhood Issues Neighborhood Outreach Office 480-644-5700
Public Safety Crime Prevention Programs
Community Relations


Community Services

Library Programs
(large print books, computers, talking books, captioned videos, homebound assistance, scooters, adaptive computer, video phone service).

Call or visit your Library.
Not all services are available at all libraries

Main Library 480-644-3100

Dobson Ranch Library 480-644-3100

Red Mountain Library 480-644-3100

Mesa Express Library 480-644-3100

Adaptive Leisure Programs
(aquatics, sports, social activities, leisure education for people with disabilities)
Parks and Recreation Division Mark Grant -
Recreation Coordinator
IRS Tax Benefits and Credits Internal Revenue Services 1-800-829-1040
TTY/TDD 1-800-829-4059
Endowment for Lupus Awareness

24-hour Hotline
Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
Arizona Center for Disability Law ADA questions and resources 602-274-6287 (voice or TTY)
Pacific ADA Center ADA questions and resources 800-949-4232
VIPS: Volunteers in Police Service Opportunities to help with Disabled Parking Enforcement
Disability Plates and Placards Through Arizona Dept. of Transportation

 Scholarship assistance for students with disabilities

Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sleep Resources Resources and information for individuals dealing with ASD and sleep issues.




 Medical decision advocacy and state and federal funds management  866-495-6735



 Advocating independence for individuals with disabilities  480-655-9751


 Integrated community information and referral service  211 (When calling in Arizona)


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