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Financial Assistance

CARE Chest of Sierra Nevada

7910 N. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89506
Fax: 775-829-8745

Assistive Technology Loans, Diabetic Supplies, Emergency Prescriptions, Lice Treatment, Liquid Nutrition, Medical Supplies and Equipment, Ostomy Supplies.

Catholic Community Services & St. Vincent’s Cntr

500 E. 4th Street
Reno, NV 89512/P.O. Box 5099
Reno, NV 89513
Fax: 775-322-8197

395 Gould Street
Reno, NV 89512

Park House
1815 & 1835 Montello Street
Reno, NV 89512

River House
480 Galetti Way, Bldgs. 14 & 15
Reno, NV 89513

Temp. Ass't for Displaced Seniors (TADS)
Washoe County Social Services
605 S. 21st. Street, Bldg. 606
Sparks, NV 89431

Services include clothing, bus and prescription vouchers; limited rental assistance; short-term family housing; baby supplies; work permits; phone calls; toiletries.

Financial Guidance Center

3100 Mill Street, Ste 111
Reno, NV 89502
City, State Zip
Fax: 775-337-6679

Offers free financial consumer credit counseling and credit education.

Food Bank of Northern Nevada

Donald W. Reynolds Food Dist Cntr
550 Italy Dr.
McCarran, NV 89434
Fax: 775-331-3765

SNAP Office:

Partner agencies include emergency food pantries and senior meal programs, sliding scale day care centers, drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers, family and domestic violence shelters and various youth programs, all of which offer bags of groceries, meals or snacks.

Friends in Service Helping (FISH)

138 E. Long Street
Carson City, NV 89706
Fax: 775-884-0308

Provides temporary and emergency food, men's shelter, family shelter, free dining room, referrals to all agencies, GED education, free medical clinic, traveler's assistance, clothing, low income rental housing, electricity bill assistance, Nevada Check Up, veteran's support groups, court assigned volunteer program, and referrals.

Nevada Div. of Welfare & Supportive Services

Temp Assistance for Nevada Families
2533 N. Carson Street, Ste. 200
Carson City, NV 89706
Fax: 775-684-0844

Reno District Office
4055 South Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502
Fax: 775-448-5094

Sparks District Office
630 Greenbrae Drive
Sparks, NV 89431
Fax: 775-824-7450

Fallon District Office
111 Industrial Way
Fallon, NV 89406
Fax: 775-423-1450

Reno Housing Authority

1525 E. 9th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Fax: 775-786-1712
TTY 385-770-7166

RHA has two different rental assistance programs. The programs provide subsidies to local landlords on behalf of low-income families and individuals living in privately-owned housing.

Reno/Sparks Gospel Mission

Downtown Mission/Men‘s Alcohol & Drug Recovery Women’s Alcohol & Drug Recovery Services
775-323-0386, ext. 12

Emergency Lodging Services
355 Record Street
Reno, NV 89512

24 hr number

Men’s Alcohol & Drug Recovery Services. Emergency Lodging Services (Men and Women). Transitional Housing/Room Rental Services
775-323-0386, Ext. 12

Administrative Offices
2115 Timber Way
Reno, NV 89512
Fax: 775-324-5595

P.O. Box 5956
Reno, NV 89513-5956

RSGM operates numerous facilities, including a mission; cold weather men’s shelter; women’s shelter; emergency lodging for men, women and children; transitional/rental housing; warehouse and six thrift stores.

Salvation Army, Church

Family Services
1931 Sutro Street
Reno, NV 89512
775-688-2555, Ext. 206
Fax: 775-688-4554

Salvation Army Family Service Center

661 Colorado Street
Carson City, NV 89701

Center Mailing:
P.O. Box 956
Carson City, NV 89702

Nutrition, clothing, housing; assists in emergencies, provides addiction prevention programs, health clinics, and social services.

St. Vincent's Food Pantry

500 E. 4rd Street
Reno, NV 89512

Our programs include St. Vincent's Dining Room, St. Vincent's Food Pantry, St. Vincent's Thrift Shop, Emergency Assistance, Holy Child Learning Center, Adoption Program, Immigration Assistance, St. Vincent's Residence, and a rural outreach program.

Social Security Adm., Supplemental Income

1170 Harvard Way
Reno, NV 89502
City, State Zip
Gen. Info: 800-772-1213
TTY 800-325-0778

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is designed to help aged, blind, and disabled people, who have little or no income; and it provides cash to meet basic needs for food, clothing, and shelter.

Veterans Services Office, Regional Benefit

5460 Reno Corporate Dr., #131
Reno, NV 89511
Fax: 775-688-1656


Goal is to provide a full continuum of quality services to eligible veterans and their families include employment, education, and health benefits.

Veterans Services

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Services, NV Dept

6880 S. McCarran Blvd.,
Bldg. A, Ste. 12
Reno, NV 89509

Volunteers of America - Project Restart

335 Record Street, #155
Reno, NV 89512

Assistance for the homeless, mental health & support services, emergency assistance and housing.