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Responding to COVID-19

Let Us Help

A hot, nourishing meal is served every night of the year, and food boxes are provided every weekday at Paz de Cristo.

Showers and clothing are offered along with assistance finding shelter, landing a new job and getting government-issued identification.

Details on programs and services are provided below.

More than a meal. We Feed, Clothe & Empower.


Grab ‘n Go Dinners

Grab ‘n Go dinners are offered every night from 5:30  – 6:30 pm.

All are welcome to walk up or drive up to receive a hot, nourishing meal and a snack pack filled with fruit, granola bars, peanut butter & jelly sandwiches and more. It is our way of staying safe during the pandemic.

Hunger is satisfied and hearts are full at Paz de Cristo.

Emergency Food Boxes

Food boxes are offered from 10 am – Noon on the first, second and third Tuesday of every month.

Please bring photo ID and proof of address such as postmarked mail received within the last 30 days.

If you are in immediate need of an emergency food box, find food near you at the Arizona Food Bank Network Click here to find more food

Food Boxes for Case Workers

Food boxes are provided every weekday to Case Workers who deliver them to their Clients.



Showers are offered from 10 am – 2 pm on Wednesdays. Those who come for a shower will receive a hygiene kit along with a new t-shirt, underwear and socks.

When you arrive on Wednesday, please wait at the gate on Broadway Road & Country Club Drive for further instructions.


Clothing vouchers to Deseret Industries are given away at 1 pm on Thursday afternoons. Vouchers can be exchanged for $30 in clothing.

In addition, clothing can be requested during the Grab ‘n Go dinner hour. Staff members are glad to you in getting the clothing you need.


Free haircuts have been temporarily suspended in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.



If you have signed up to receive your personal mail at Paz de Cristo, you may request it during Grab ‘n Go dinners from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.

Personal Assistance at our Resource Center

The Resource Center is open from 9 am – 5 pm, by appointment only.

Come to the Resource Center for assistance

  • – finding short-term shelter and permanent housing,
  • – securing benefits and
  • – finding a job.

To schedule an appointment, call Lance at (480) 620-8695.

Arizona Identification

Requests for Arizona identification can be made at 1 pm on Tuesdays.

Paz de Cristo will give you a voucher which you will need to take to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to get your Arizona ID.

Birth Certificates

Requests for free birth certificates can be made from 10 am – Noon on Wednesdays.

Those in need of a birth certificate will receive assistance completing the appropriate paperwork. Timing to receive the birth certificates varies by each state and may take four-six weeks.

When you arrive on Wednesday, please wait at the gate on Broadway Road & Country Club Drive for further instructions.

Mobile Medical Clinic

Circle the City mobile medical clinic is available on Wednesday mornings.


The office is closed. Please call the front desk at (480) 464-2370.



Did You Know?

Of every dollar given to Paz de Cristo, 93 cents goes directly to help people struggling with hunger, poverty and homelessness.