Plazas de Merced

Phoenix, AZ

5236 S. 5th Street
Phoenix, AZ, 85040

Phone: 602-276-7554 TTY: 800-855-2880 or 711
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Referral Only

About Plazas de Merced

  • Property Type: Supportive
  • Units: 25

Plazas de Merced is a 25-unit property in the Phoenix metro area. The property consists of four scattered sites that contain between five and eight units each. The apartments represent a collaboration between Dignity Health and Mercy Housing to provide long-term rental and supportive services for small, low-income families that include at least one family member who lives with special needs.

Amenities and Services

  • Community room
  • Outdoor community gathering space
  • Laundry facilities
  • Referral services
  • Services provided through ComCare


  • 25 units of housing for special needs individuals and their families
  • Features studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments
  • Completed in 1995
  • Funded by: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 811 Capital Advance Program, Dignity Health, Arizona Housing Trust Fund, Bank of America and Mercy Healthcare Arizona

Effectiveness of Programs

63 Total Services Delivered 2018
37 Total People Served 2018