Welcome to Desert Survivors


Desert Survivors Inc.is a "home grown" human service agency founded in 1981 in Tucson, Arizona. It is a unique nonprofit organization combining the appreciation and preservation of the Sonoran Desert with innovative and effective services to enhance the lives of people with disabilities. We provide early intervention services to children, birth to 3 and their families, and we provide employment for adults with disabilities. Please visit our “Program Services” page for details on the services.

Desert Survivors Mission Statement

Desert Survivors Inc. is dedicated to providing quality social services to families and individuals and desert friendly products to the community.Our services promote respect for each individual’s beliefs and values within their culture and our products promote and celebrate our desert home.

Our Goals Are:

> To provide meaningful and dignified work opportunities to adults with disabilities.

> Provide Early Intervention and Support Coordination to assist families in their natural environments to help their children develop to their full potential.

> Provide education to our community to appreciate, promote and protect the fragile ecology of the Sonoran Desert with an emphasis on Southern Arizona.


Desert Survivors
1020 West Starr Pass Tucson AZ 85713
Open 8AM to 5PM, Tuesday through Saturday
Phone 520 884-8806 • Fax 520 884-0940

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