mesa community action network

strengthening the mesa community

building a stronger community

Mesa Community Action Network (MesaCAN) helps low-income households across the City of Mesa with a host of services that include:

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FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

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EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE

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EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE

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HEALTH ASSISTANCE

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

financial assistance

A New Leaf’s immediate financial assistance services help households with a variety of needs. We imagine a community in which households are able to thrive independently, and A New Leaf is here to guide our community along every step on the journey to financial freedom.

Financial Coaching

For households struggling to manage their bills, A New Leaf offers financial coaching. Qualified staff will work with you to establish a budget, understand how to save, learn to pay off debt, and more.

Rent and Utility Assistance

To help those most at risk of crisis, A New Leaf provides rental assistance to those facing eviction, as well as utility assistance to households facing utility shut-off. All applicants must be a Mesa resident, and meet set criteria.

Individual Development Account

A New Leaf’s Individual Development Account (IDA) is a matched savings program, matching each dollar a student saves and allowing participants to attend any of the Maricopa Community Colleges.

educational assistance

A New Leaf believes that education is the key to solving many community challenges, such as homelessness, poverty, and household instability. Through a variety of programs, we help adults and children achieve their educational goals, from preschool to college.

Mesa Counts on College

MesaCAN in association with Mesa Counts On College provides services that include: GED testing, SAT/PSAT/ACT prep, college enrollment assistance, financial aid, and more.

Mesa-K-Ready

Mesa K-Ready is a free program which uses a combination of academic lessons, fun learning activities, and family support to help Mesa parents and their 3 and 4-year-olds prepare for kindergarten.

employment assistance

A New Leaf imagines a community in which households are able to thrive independently. Whatever employment assistance someone needs, A New Leaf is here to guide our community along every step on the journey to find quality, well paid jobs.

Workforce Services

A New Leaf’s Workforce Services program helps all job seekers, including those recovering from a crisis situation, secure employment or create a plan for more stable employment.

Economic Development

Economic Development provides support for low and moderate income individuals by collaborating with local businesses and other institutions.

health assistance

A New Leaf knows that our community is only healthy when the individuals within it are healthy. With programs that cater to a variety of different needs, MesaCAN has many quality services that can help those in need of quality healthcare.

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Women, Infants, and Children

The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program provides families with nutrition information, healthy foods, breastfeeding support, as well as referrals to healthcare and other social services.

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Maricopa County Public Health Immunizations

MesaCAN offers immunizations to children for free. The goal of the Maricopa County Public Health is to make the lives of County residents as healthy as possible.

additional resources

MesaCAN offers many other resources to help households in need, filling critical gaps in opportunity and resources within the community. As a one-stop-shop for those seeking assistance, MesaCAN can help you and your family work towards a brighter future.

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Broadband Resources

Many households struggle to find an affordable and reliable internet connection. The Arizona Commerce Authority created a listing of resources for the community to secure quality internet resources.

Call now: 480-833-9200

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Weatherization Services

This program offers assistance updating a home to reduce the energy burden on the homeowner. This includes air conditioning, insulation, and more. Call now to talk with a staff member.

Call now: 480-833-9200

location

635 E Broadway Rd, Mesa, AZ 85204

635 East Broadway Road, Mesa, AZ 85204

families forever changed

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A New Leaf is a helping hand. There are people there who will help you, but you gotta want it, too. They open up the door for you. But you have to walk through it. It is geared to get you on the way to where you need to go.

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A New Leaf is a helping hand. There are people there who will help you, but you gotta want it, too. They open up the door for you. But you have to walk through it. It is geared to get you on the way to where you need to go.

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Eva Felix
Director of Community Services
(480) 833-9200
evfelix@turnanewleaf.org