COMMUNITY CARE

IF YOU ARE IN A LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION, CALL 9-1-1 NOW!


There are many agencies that can assist you in our community. If you or someone you know is homeless and need food, meals, shelter or other social services call 211 or visit www.211arizona.org/help/


The following directories serve as a quick reference guides and resources for people in need and is not intended to be all inclusive. New Life Community Church assumes no responsibility at all for the services provided by the agencies listed in these directories.


Download a copy of our Community Care Directory PDF for connection to the many organizations that we support and are partnered with!


This Quick Reference Guide was created by the City of Peoria’s Planning and Community Development Department to provide contact information for assistance with food, shelter, homelessness, domestic violence and many other local resources. Download a copy of the City of Peoria Community Resource Guide for even more helpful resources. Here is the Spanish Version.


Here are 3 local food banks:


St. Mary's Food Mobile Food Pantry

at Fresh Start Church (14185 N 83rd Ave) on 1st Thursday of each month


Westside Hope Center

located at Fresh Start Church (14185 N 83rd Ave) provides food, clothing and utility assistance on Wednesdays at 10am. (To receive utility assistance you must arrive prior to start of the service). Their team is always willing to pray with you and assist you in connecting with other agencies when our resources can't fully meet your needs.


Glendale Food Bank

Mon-Fri 8a-4p

5605 N 55th Ave (S of Bethany Home)

623-934-5331

   


Celebrate Recovery

Glendale Nazarene Church

5902 W. Cactus Rd., Glendale, AZ 85304

Contact person: Pastor Carlene

Phone# 623.687.8005

carlenemorgan@hotmail.com

Friday 6:00pm dinner- Program at 7:00



Alcoholics Anonymous

New Life: Peoria

8155 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381

Monday 7:30p Conference Room

Open Discussion Group Meeting

Other meetings

New Life Care

FOOD BOX MINISTRY AT NEW LIFE


Our goal is to provide emergency non-perishable food boxes for our New Life family and others. It is designed to provide food for families until the next available food bank date. For more information contact the church office at 623-486-3737. Food boxes are available during office hours and during weekend worship services.


Food items always needed. See shopping list below. You can also make a monetary tax deductible donation to New Life for the Food Box Ministry.


SHOPPING LIST

 


MEALS TEAM (Prepared meals for people in need)


Our goal is to provide meals to our church family in times of need on a limited basis. If you are part of a Life Group, we expect your Life Group to be your first line of support for meals, however if that is not an option or you are not part of a Life group and are a regular attender of New Life please contact the office at 623-486-3737 for more information.

   


HOSPITAL VISITATION TEAM


Our goal is to provide hospital visitation care to our church family. If you are part of a Life Group, we expect your Life Group to be your first line of support for meals, however if that is not an option or you are not part of a Life group and are a regular attender of New Life please contact the office at 623-486-3737 for more information.

  


CARE-GIVERS MINISTRY


If you are someone who provides ongoing care for a loved one who would like support or other resources, contact our Care-Givers Life Group Denise Barrett at jdbarrett@q.com.

   


GRIEF SUPPORT MINISTRY


Women's Grief Support Group - A place where you can express your emotions and receive comfort, instruction and help from others who have experienced the death of a loved one. Contact Donna Buckshi at donnabuckshi@yahoo.com.

Life Center

The Life Center is where you can meet one on one with another person and share your issues and concerns. Anyone can come and meet with a staff member of the Life Center. You do not have to be a member of our church. The Life Center provides a place where you can talk freely about your personal issues such as marriage, spiritual or family problems. We will listen. Our desire is that you experience a warm and friendly place where your needs and concerns can be heard and addressed from what God says in the Bible.


There is no charge for meeting someone in the Life Center.


To make an appointment please complete the Counseling Intake Form by clicking on the Link below. When you click on submit at the bottom of the form it will be sent confidentially to Pastor Ted Sellers in the Life Center. You will then be contacted by Pastor Ted as soon as possible. You can also email Pastor Ted Sellers ( tedsellers@nlcc.org ) or call the church office at 623.486.3737 x 217 and leave a message. Someone will call you back to set up an appointment.


Counseling Intake Form



Here is our Biblical Counseling Team:


Pastor Ted Sellers. Director, Doctorate Biblical Counseling


Pastor Claudio Priolo. Co-Director, Masters Biblical Counseling (2016)



Lay Biblical Counselors:


Dave and Debbie Anderson


Darron and Lorraine Khan


Amy Gibson


Susan Sellers


Claudia Cortez


Tripp and Amy Jenkins


Nathan Wells