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Direct Advocacy & Resource Center

1001 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 624-6452

Email: direct@directaz.org

https://www.directaz.org/

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description
Direct Advocacy & Resource Center (Direct) is a private, nonprofit organization operated by and for people with disabilities. Direct is part of a national network of Centers for Independent Living (CILs) that supports individuals in pursuing their goals and advocates for disability rights and justice. Individuals can build skills through small group classes and one on one sessions. Some services are funded by Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) or the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD), which require a referral.
We also offer home modifications through the Home Access Program as a subcontractor for the City of Tucson and Pima County. Call for an eligibility screening.


business hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM In-person services are by appointment only

Safety and Health in Motion (SHiM)

Fall Prevention Program

3950 S. Camino Del Heroe
Green Valley, AZ 85614

(520) 625-5966

Email: https://valleyassistanceservices.org/contact/

http://www.valleyassistanceservices.org

description
Safety and Health in Motion (SHiM) is a partnership with Valley Assistance Services and the Green Valley Fire Department. It is an evidence-based fall prevention program designed to identify medical fall risks reduce fear of falling through an in-home assessment of fall risks: home, medication, lifestyle, and health. The program provides an in-home safety assessment followed by installing needed safety equipment, including night lights, reach sticks, and smoke alarms. Valley Assistance Services connects seniors with community resources to promote exercise, socialization, and independence to remain safe in your home.

service area
Amado,Arivaca,Green Valley,Sahuarita,Tubac

business hours
Mon- Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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