“Without AHCCCS we would be uninsured”

Without AHCCCS we would be uninsured.

My name is Eileen Guerrero and I work 3 days a week at a local diner in Gila Bend, Arizona. We moved to Gila Bend from Los Angeles 8 years ago because my mom lives here. There aren’t many options for jobs, but Gila Bend is a good place to raise my children.

I have 2 children, my youngest, in pre-kindergarten, is on the spectrum for Autism, he has many needs and receives speech therapy at school. Through AHCCCS, we see a doctor locally and we take my son to a specialist in Verrado, a 50-mile drive from Gila Bend. We are hoping for a diagnosis soon, so he can receive the treatment he needs.  

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