Want to get involved or connect a client with a local Arizona self-advocacy group? Check out our list below of self-advocacy groups across the state. Please note that meeting times and details may have changed - please call or email the leader of each group listed below for the most up-to-date information.
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Self-Advocacy Solutions (SAS)
Details: Call George Garcia, (602) 235-0354, ext. 801 or email at
Arizona Disability Coalition (ADC)
Details: Statewide cross-disability coalition that advances the rights, choices, and value of people with disabilities through individual and collective advocacy and education efforts
Visit the ADC website for the latest information
People First of Arizona
Details: Meets on the third Saturday of each month; January - July at 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Pyle Adult Recreation Center, 655 East Southern Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85282
Contact: Call Katie Griffith at 480-359-8602 or contact Lynn Black via email at
or on Facebook at [email protected] https://www.facebook.com/groups/499911246727733/
Inclusive Empowerment Network
Details: Meets on the first Saturday of each month
Where: 255 East Osborn Road, Suite 103, Phoenix, AZ 85012
Contact: George Garcia, (602) 235-0354, ext. 801 or email at
or on Facebook: [email protected] https://www.facebook.com/groups/YACAZ/
Hearing Loss Association of America chapter: Arizona Working Adults
Details: Education, Support and advocacy for adults with hearing loss. Focus is on workplace issues but people of all ages with hearing loss are welcome.
When: Meets on the second Saturday every other month
Where: Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Rd. Tempe, AZ 85282
or on Facebook: [email protected] https://www.facebook.com/AZWorkingAdults
Where: Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 North Granite Reef Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85257
Where: 63rd E. Castellano Drive, Nogales, AZ 85621
When: Meets on the first Monday of each month
Contact: Michelle Jacquez, (520) 223-0260 or email at