EMPACT-SPC is committed to working collaboratively with our public and private partners to solve community problems. We have the resources and expertise to address issues of behavioral health, housing, family and children’s services, employment, crisis intervention, and community and cultural education. We work hard to build personal responsibility, stabilize families, and assist individuals in achieving their recovery goals – helping to make our communities safer, stronger and healthier.

Adult Program

La Frontera / Empact-SPC’s Adult Program provides behavioral health services to community members ages 18 years and up.  Master’s level clinicians provide counseling services, case management, and medication services for general mental health, substance abuse, and serious mental illness (SMI).  Our outpatient program includes individual, couples, family and group counseling.

Substance abuse recovery services include Intensive Outpatient and Standard Outpatient substance abuse groups, and ongoing recovery support groups.  We also offer many supportive services designed to manage depression, anxiety, grief, loss and stress.

The Adult Trauma Program offers individual and group therapy aimed at restoring full functioning in life and reducing the daily impact of past experiences.  Trauma-educated clinicians and staff work with you to achieve your goals around healing.  We also offer a comprehensive Dialectical Behavior Therapy program and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).

Adult out-patient services are provided at our Tempe, Glendale, City of Maricopa, Apache Junction, and San Tan Valley locations. Services for SMI members are offered at our central Phoenix location.

EMPACT-SPC: (480) 784-1514
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Child and Family Program

La Frontera / EMPACT-SPC’s Child and Family Program offers services to promote positive behaviors, family relationships, and overall family health and wellness. Services are provided in the home, office and community, and include Counseling and Psychiatry; Group therapy; Behavior Management; Peer Support; Case Management with other family systems; and Health Education and Screening for pregnant and postpartum women and their infant children.

(480) 784-1514, ext. 1048
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Crisis Services

La Frontera / EMPACT-SPC’s 24-hour Crisis Hotlines are available to callers who are feeling suicidal, find themselves in a crisis, have been a victim of sexual assault or domestic violence, and/or need a referral for services. Face-to-face services are provided by a Mobile Crisis Intervention Team if immediate assistance is deemed necessary. Hotline services are available to all ages and populations within and outside of Arizona.

24-Hour Mobile Crisis Team assessment, intervention, support, and referral services are available at home or in the community. Services are available to all populations and ages within Maricopa County.

Post-crisis services may be provided by Crisis Transition Navigators who provide support and assist with mapping out, enrolling in, and accessing additional needed community resources and follow-up services.

If you have questions or concerns about your safety or the safety of someone else, please call us.

EMPACT 24-hour Crisis Hotline (480) 784-1500
EMPACT 24-hour Crisis Hotline (855) 785-1500 (toll free)
EMPACT 24-hour Sexual Assault Hotline (480) 736-4949
EMPACT 24-hour Sexual Assault Hotline (866) 205-5229 (toll free)
Rally Point 24-hour Hotline (Veterans and Military) (855) 725-5948

Rally Point Arizona

The Rally Point Arizona Military Navigator Program provides military service members, veterans, and their family members with crisis prevention, intervention, and peer-based support and resource navigation services.
Rally Point Navigators assist individuals and families with mapping out and helping to access needed services. The Navigator also helps with the coordination of these services and follow-up support with the goal of promoting self-sufficiency, resiliency, and lessening the probability of future crisis.

Rally Point Arizona Hotline: 1-855-725-5948

If you have questions or concerns about your safety or the safety of someone else, please call us.
EMPACT 24-hour Crisis Hotline (480) 784-1500
EMPACT 24-hour Crisis Hotline (855) 785-1500 (toll free)


Suicide Prevention and Postvention

La Frontera / EMPACT-SPC’s Prevention Program works with schools, senior centers, and other community agencies and business organizations to empower individuals to become healthy, self-sufficient people. EMPACT–SPC offers nationally recognized suicide prevention programs, such as Signs of Suicide and safeTALK, and is a leader in postvention, providing a variety of services to those who have lost a loved one to suicide. These services include Survivors of Suicide (SOS) support groups and individual therapy to help individuals cope with their grief. Also, the Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors (LOSS) program provides immediate support to the family and friends after a suicide occurs.
An extensive list of training and education programs are offered: Training and Education
Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors: (480) 784-1514 ext. 1108
Individual Therapy for Survivors of Suicide: (480) 784-1514 ext. 4202
Suicide Prevention Programs and Community Training and Education: (480) 784-1514 ext. 1219


Trauma Healing Services

La Frontera / EMPACT-SPC’s Trauma Healing Program offers confidential, 24-hour a day services for individuals affected by sexual assault, domestic violence, or hate crimes. Services include a confidential 24-hour hotline; mobile crisis support; individual, couples, family, and group therapy; and case management and advocacy.
Speakers are available to educate groups and organizations on the challenges facing those who suffer the effects of sexual assault and/or domestic violence, and the services that are available to them.
In collaboration with the Gay Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), EMPACT offers hotline, crisis intervention, and support services to LGBTIQ youth and families, as well as training for schools and organizations, and connection to other community resources.

Sexual assault hotline: (480) 736-4949 or (866) 205-5229
LGBTIQ: (480) 736-4925 or (800) 527-4747

If you have questions or concerns about your safety or the safety of someone else, please call us.
EMPACT 24-hour Crisis Hotline (480) 784-1500
EMPACT 24-hour Crisis Hotline Line (855) 785-1500 (toll free)