Maricopa County is home to a variety of departments, agencies and elected offices that serve the local community. Government Relations is one of the most visited departments, helping county departments to articulate the impacts of political decisions on federal agencies and seeking mutually beneficial solutions to regulatory concerns. The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is also supported by Government Relations, which helps them to express their positions, concerns and requests on issues that affect local government and the residents of Maricopa County. The Department of Human Services (HSD) is another important department in Maricopa County.
It works to foster community resilience and promote the well-being of those who suffer from adversity. HSD provides a range of programs and services to help individuals and families thrive. In addition to these departments, Maricopa County also has a number of elected offices. These include the Sheriff's Office, the County Attorney's Office, the Clerk of the Superior Court, the Recorder's Office, the Treasurer's Office and the Assessor's Office.
Each of these offices plays an important role in providing services to the local community.