Current News at About Care
About Care is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
We deliver caring, compassionate support services using trained volunteers with special concern for the elderly and physically challenged homebound residents of Chandler and Gilbert, Arizona. Our Support Services include:
- Shopping and Errands
- Respite Care
- Computer Assistance
- Friendly Visits
- Reassurance Phone Calls
- Minor Home Repairs
It is our goal to enable our neighbors to remain in their homes, living independently with self-respect and dignity. We provide these support services free of cost to our neighbors. Call us today at 480.802.2331.
CALLING ALL ARTISTS - About Care needs Art Donations for upcoming Verteran's Day Art Auction
About Care needs your artwork! We are accepting drawings, paintings, photographs, sculptures, jewelery, and pottery. Please contact About Care for more details at 480.802.2331.
3rd Annual Veterans Day Art Auction-Wine Tasting Event
This years event will be
at the Vision Gallery from 5:30-8:00 on Thursday November 13, 2014. We are looking for donated art – either original art or a signed print. To donate artwork, contact About Care at 480.802.2331.
About Care is collaborating with Neighbors Who Care and Y OPAS: Senior Community Wellness Coalition. The goal is to get discharged patients appropriate care and reduce readmissions. Learn More.
Are you in need of Support Services?
Becoming a client is an easy 3 step process:
- Call About Care’s Barbara Lawrence at 480.802.2331.
- Schedule your in-home evaluation.
- If eligible, schedule your first service.
If you are interested in volunteering, please call Beth Summers at 480.802.2331. You will be required to come into the About Care office for an interview and training. Please bring your driver’s license and proof of car insurance. Applications are available on-line or in person. Orientations are done Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. It only takes a little time to make a big difference in someone else’s life.
About Care is very proud to announce our "Toner Donor" program for our corporate partners and sponsors. This new program is truly a win-win for us ALL.
Here's how it works... for every ink or toner cartridge you purchase through our new online ordering site, About Care earns an average of $3.Virtually all makes and models of printers are supported, so we can become your one-stop-shop! Check out the About Care Tonor Donor Brochure!
Here's the good part for you... your company will likely save between 10% and 40%. We purchase from the same manufacturers as the national office supply superstores. But, with lower overhead, the savings are passed to you...and all products are 100% guaranteed. Order Ink TODAY!
Thank you to Thunderbirds Charities and Bridges to Hope Foundation!
About Care is in partnership with Thunderbirds Charities and Bridges to Hope Foundation to enhance About Care’s programs providing services to the homebound elderly and disabled in Chandler and Gilbert. About Care is grateful for this financial support allowing us to help our neighbors remain independent and live in their homes as long as possible.
Free Support Services for Homebound Individuals living in Chandler & Gilbert!
We do not provide transportation services for people in wheel chairs or with dementia. To find out if you qualify for services, please call About Care today at 480.802.2331.
Our Wish List
About Care is currently looking for a local restaurant to help us honor our volunteers on a monthly basis. We are seeking to have a volunteer of the month enjoy lunch for 2 (which hopefully would include a client who is homebound). If you know of anyone who can help us with this, please contact us at 480.802.2331.
We need the following
- Donated Office Space
- Gift Cards
- Gas Cards
- Volunteer Name Tags
- About Care Shirts for Staff and volunteers
If you or anyone you know can help us with any of these items, please call us today at 480.802.2331. Your donation is tax deductible as we are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.