ABOUT ARIZONA CAREGIVER COALITION

The Arizona Caregiver Coalition is a community-based, 501(c)3 tax exempt organization.  It was founded to support and advocate for family caregivers in Arizona. We partner with the Arizona Department of Economic Security, Area Agencies on Aging, and other community based organizations.

Our Mission

To improve the quality of life for family caregivers across Arizona through Collaborative Partnerships, Advocacy, Resources, and Respite Support.

Our Vision

 Arizona Family Caregivers have Hope and Resources to overcome obstacles of care in our urban and rural communities.

What We Do

Our commitment is to  caregivers of any type regardless of the reason for their caregiving role.

  • Caregiver Resource Line: 1-888-737-7494
  • Respite for Caregivers
  • Advocacy for Caregivers and their families and friends

 

 

 


Board of Directors

Loisvon Halle, Board Member

Loisvon Halle, Board Member

Dan Taylor, President

Dan Taylor, President

Dan Taylor recently retired as CEO of East Valley Adult Resources, Inc. (EVAR) after 25 years and tripling the scope of the organization. He is now ac

Dorothy Kelly, Vice President

Dorothy Kelly, Vice President

She has been working in Senior Services for the last 30 years. Most currently, she is working for the Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) as Caregiver

Brandon Baxter, Secretary

Brandon Baxter, Secretary

Brandon Baxter was hired in January of 2014 as the Family Caregiver Coordinator for the Area Agency on Aging-NACOG, representing the disabled and agi

Erica McFadden, Treasurer

Erica McFadden, Treasurer

Erica is Executive Director of the Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council.

Jackie Edwards, Board Member

Jackie Edwards, Board Member

Jackie is the Family Caregiver Support Program Coordinator with the Inter-Tribal Council of Arizona, Phoenix.

Lisa O’Neill, Board Member

Lisa O’Neill, Board Member

Lisa is the Associate Director of Research and Education at the University of Arizona Center on Aging and a Clinical Assistant Professor, UA COM, Tucs