Information & Referral Resources

Description: Any of a variety of services that provide live or recorded information about a particular topic or service that interested individuals can access by telephone. Includes organizations that provide this type of topical information online. (Adapted AIRS TJ-3200)

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NV

Carson City, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
Address: 3416 Goni Road
Suite D132
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-687-4210
Eligibility: Older adults, individuals with disabilities, and their caregivers with urgent or emergency needs.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides assistance to individuals to access programs and services to meet urgent needs. Provides information, referral, and advocacy to individuals across the lifespan. Also offers one time emergency assistance.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS)-Northern and Rural Regions
Address: 4126 Technology Way
3rd Floor
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4400
Toll Free Phone: 800-992-5757
Fax: 775-684-4455
Services Provided: DCFS provides support and services to assist Nevada's children and families in reaching their full human potential. DCFS offer the following programs: Child Welfare Services, Children’s Mental Health, Juvenile Justice Services, Systems Advocate, Information Management Services (IMS), and scholarship information. Statewide Services.
Other Service Categories: Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Prevention Services.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Organization Name: Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) - Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
Address: 4150 Technology Way
Suite 210
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4200
Services Provided: The Division of Public and Behavioral Health MCAH program provides resources, education, and creation of systems of care related to women and children, including Child and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN), adolescents, and families. Programs include: Teen Pregnancy Prevention- Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP), Teen Pregnancy Prevention-Abstience Education Grant Program (AEGP), Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI), Nevada Home Visiting (MIECHV), Rape Prevention and Educatoin (RPE), Maternal Infant Program (MIP), CYSHCN, Adolescent Health and Wellness Program (AHWP).
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
4126 Technology Way
Suite 100
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 800-522-0066
Address: 4126 Technology Way
Suite 100
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 800-522-0066
Fax: 775-687-0599
Email: projectassist@dhhs.nv.gov
Services Provided: Nevada's Central Directory for Early Intervention provides information, resources, and referral services to inform and educate families of infants and toddlers with disability, disabilities or special health care needs, and the general public.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/30/2018
755 North Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-887-0417
Address: 755 North Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-887-0417
Fax: 775-887-3562
Services Provided: Training and technical assistance, policy, outreach, and education for Community Health Centers, social service groups, safety net providers, and social workers.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: State of Nevada Bureau of Child, Family, and Community Wellness
Address: 4150 Technology Way
Suite 210
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4285
Fax: 775-684-4245
Services Provided: Promotes, assures, and provides health education, prevention activities, quality assurances and access to health care services with emphasis on women, infants, and children, including children with special health care needs.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Organization Name: United Latino Community
Address: 1711 North Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-885-1055
Fax: 775-885-7039
Services Provided: Assists individuals and families with referrals, translations, interpretations, advocacy, citizenship instruction, ESL classes, and legal aid advice.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/20/2019

Dayton, NV

Organization Name: Lyon County Human Services
Address: 5 Pine Cone Road
Dayton, NV 89403
Phone: 775-577-5009
Fax: 775-577-5093
Email: sholmes@lyon-county.org
Eligibility: Seniors 60 and older or individuals with a disability.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides long term support, options counseling, care transitions, caregiver support, Medicaid services, and connection to other services.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Elko, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
Address: 1010 Ruby Vista Drive
Suite 104
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-738-1966
Fax: 775-753-8543
Email: adsd@adsd.nv.gov
Eligibility: Older adults, individuals with disabilities, and their families.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides assistance to individuals to access programs and services to meet urgent needs. Provides information, referral, and advocacy to individuals across the lifespan. Also offers one time emergency assistance.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Partners Allied for Community Excellence Coalition
Address: 1645 Sewell Drive
Suite 41
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-777-3451
Email: mary_ann@pacecoalition.org
Eligibility: To be eligible for cribs or car seats you will have to have Medicaid or a qualifying need.
Services Provided: Connects people to available resources, assists with applications for Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and Nevada Checkup.  Provides classes in youth mental health first aid, adult mental health first aid, safeTALK, and Cribs for Kids.  We have cribs and cars seats available to those who qualify and when available through funding.  
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Fernley, NV

Organization Name: Lyon County Human Services
Address: 460 West Main Street
Suite 110
Fernley, NV 89408
Phone: 775-575-1703
Fax: 775-575-3373
Email: sholmes@lyon-county.org
Eligibility: Seniors 60 and older or individuals with a disability.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides long term support, options counseling, care transitions, caregiver support, Medicaid services, and connection to other services.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Las Vegas, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
Address: 1860 East Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-486-3545
Fax: 702-486-3572
Eligibility: Older adults, individuals with disabilities, and their families.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides assistance to individuals to access programs and services to meet urgent needs. Provides information, referral, and advocacy to individuals across the lifespan. Also offers one time emergency assistance.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
6165 South Rainbow Boulevard
Unit 12
Las Vegas, NV 89118
Phone: 702-798-5938
Organization Name: American Cancer Society
Address: 6165 South Rainbow Boulevard
Unit 12
Las Vegas, NV 89118
Phone: 702-798-5938
Fax: 702-798-0530
Eligibility: Persons with cancer.
Services Provided: Provides a nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer and saving lives through research, education, advocacy, and service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
1421 North Jones Boulevard
Suite 239
Las Vegas, NV 89108
Phone: 702-979-8567
Address: 1421 North Jones Boulevard
Suite 239
Las Vegas, NV 89108
Phone: 702-979-8567
Email: chefshelia@icloud.com
Eligibility: Call for information
Services Provided: Advocate for home health.  Provides information on physical, occupational, and speech therapy, skilled nursing, wound care, intravenous/nutrition therapy, food pantries, cancer screenings, personal care assistants, hospice, and medical supplies (such as scooters, toilet lifts, shower chairs, etc.).  Helps clarify eligibility through Medicare or Medicaid programs and assists with setting up any related in-home medical appointments and prescription delivery.  Services are covered by either Medicare or Medicaid. 
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Address: 720 South 7th Street
2nd Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-486-8868
Services Provided: Services for adults and children with special needs and disabilities
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Address: 1391 South Jones Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-486-6200
Services Provided: Services for adults and children with special needs and disabilities.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Organization Name: Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS) – Southern Region
Address: 6171 West Charleston Blvd #8
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Toll Free Phone: 800-992-5757
Fax: 775-684-4455
Services Provided: DCFS provides support and services to assist Nevada's children and families in reaching their full human potential. DCFS offers the following programs: Child Welfare Services, Children’s Mental Health, Juvenile Justice Services, Systems Advocate, Information Management Services (IMS), and scholarship information. Statewide Services.
Other Service Categories: Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Prevention Services.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
1050 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 775-624-7117
Organization Name: Immunize Nevada
Address: 1050 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 775-624-7117
Email: info@immunizenevada.org
Eligibility: Residents of Nevada.
Services Provided: Provides information and referral for immunization clinics. Also offers education and resources for immunization.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: JDRF Southern Nevada
Address: 5542 South Fort Apache Road
Las Vegas, NV 89148
Phone: 702-732-4795
Fax: 702-732-1635
Email: nevada@jdrf.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides networking and educational services including advocacy, research worldwide, fundraising activities, printed materials, brochures, and community outreach for type 1 diabetes.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
3740 Royal Crest Street
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 702-283-4485
Address: 3740 Royal Crest Street
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 702-283-4485
Email: melissa.bowman@clarkcountynv.gov
Services Provided: Referrals to community resource providers to assist with possible: identification/birth certificate; employment/job readiness; transportation; SNAP and SSI/SSDI benefits; records sealing; medical benefit/treatment (on-site). Community Resources will be available on-site.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Boys & Girls CLub
Address: 2850 South Lindell
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-932-1880
Fax: 702-932-0647
Services Provided: Family Assistance
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

North Las Vegas, NV

North Las Vegas, NV 89031
Phone: 702-595-0313
Organization Name: Lupus of Nevada
Address: North Las Vegas, NV 89031
Phone: 702-595-0313
Email: calvinia2@cox.net
Eligibility: Individuals with lupus.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides awareness, education, nutrition, coping strategies, conferences and community outreach. Also offers referrals and educational information on Lupus.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/14/2019

Reno, NV

630 Sierra Rose Drive
Unit A
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-329-0609
Organization Name: American Cancer Society
Address: 630 Sierra Rose Drive
Unit A
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-329-0609
Eligibility: Persons with cancer.
Services Provided: Provides a nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer and saving lives through research, education, advocacy, and service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
Organization Name: Central Reno Family Resource Center
Address: 1950 Villanova Drive
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-321-3185
Services Provided: The mission of the Central Reno Family Resource Center is to strengthen families by building a network of support and having better access to needed resources.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Organization Name: Integrative Provider Network
Address: 1280 Terminal Way
Suite 3
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-507-7075
Fax: 775-507-7076
Email: integrativeprovider@gmail.com
Services Provided: Offers a meet and connect service that works with client to connect them with a provider suitable to their need. Service connections to: behavioral health, substance use, and family issues including school, adjustment disorders, and family counseling needs. Personal case management approach with follow-up.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/25/2018
427 Ridge Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-624-7117
Organization Name: Immunize Nevada
Address: 427 Ridge Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-624-7117
Email: info@immunizenevada.org
Eligibility: All residents of Nevada.
Services Provided: Provides information and referral for immunization clinics. Also offers education and resources for immunization.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
645 Sierra Rose Drive
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-786-1881
Address: 645 Sierra Rose Drive
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-786-1881
Email: northernnevada@jdrf.org
Eligibility: Person affected by type 1 diabetes.
Services Provided: Provides research and advocacy for persons with type 1 diabetes.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
4600 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-329-7180
Organization Name: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Address: 4600 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-329-7180
Fax: 775-201-1781
Email: linda.lott@nmss.org
Eligibility: Individuals with MS and their friends/family.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: A statewide over the phone resource center for people with MS and friends/family. Provides comprehensive educational programs, financial assistance, support group information, and programs to help deal with MS.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/30/2018
Organization Name: Nevada Diabetes Association (NDA)
Address: 18 Stewart Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-856-3839
Toll Free Phone: 800-379-3839
Fax: 775-348-7591
Services Provided: NDA offers services including camp, programs, diabetes awareness programs, information, English and Spanish material resources and referrals.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Organization Name: Nothereast Reno Family Resource Center
Address: 2750 Elementary Drive
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-337-9979
Services Provided: The mission of the Northeast Reno Family Resource Center is to strengthen families by building a network of support and having better access to needed resources.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
400 Edison Way
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-482-3377
Organization Name: Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority
Address: 400 Edison Way
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-482-3377
Fax: 775-858-5720
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers 24 hour Nurse HealthLine, speak to a registered nurse about medical and health questions about symptoms, medications, allergies, or conditions; plus determine if you should be seen by a medical provider right away or wait.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Rose McGuire North Valleys Family Resource Center
Address: 10500 Stead Boulevard
Reno, NV 89506
Phone: 775-677-5437
Services Provided: The mission of the Rose McGuire North Valleys Family Resource Center is to strengthen families by building a network of support and having better access to needed resources.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

Silver Springs, NV

Organization Name: Lyon County Human Services
Address: 620 Lake Avenue
Silver Springs, NV 89429
Phone: 775-577-5009
Fax: 775-577-5093
Email: sholmes@lyon-county.org
Eligibility: Seniors 60 and older or individuals with a disability.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides long term support, options counseling, care transitions, caregiver support, Medicaid services, and connection to other services.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Virginia City, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Health Centers
Address: 175 East Carson Street
Virginia City, NV 89440
Phone: 800-787-2568
Services Provided: Provides primary healthcare services and management for chronic conditions.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/30/2018

Yerington, NV

Organization Name: Lyon County Human Services
Address: 26 Nevin Way
Yerington, NV 89447
Phone: 775-577-5009
Fax: 775-577-5093
Email: sholmes@lyon-county.org
Eligibility: Seniors 60 and older or individuals with a disability.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides long term support, options counseling, care transitions, caregiver support, Medicaid services, and connection to other services.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Nationwide

11240 Waples Mill Road Ste 200
Fairfax, VA 22030
Address: 11240 Waples Mill Road Ste 200
Fairfax, VA 22030
Email: 211@uww.unitedway.org
Eligibility: No restrictions
Services Provided: An information and referral national 2-1-1 center with access to contact information of 2-1-1 call centers nationwide.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
Address: PO Box 524
Crown Point, IN 46308
Phone: 219-789-9874
Toll Free Phone: 800-328-8476
Email: info@aspergersyndrome.org
Eligibility: Open to all.
Services Provided: An online resource for families, individuals, and medical professionals who deal with the challenges of Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/18/2019
1703 North Beauregard Street Suite 420
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 202-467-5081
Organization Name: American Council of the Blind
Address: 1703 North Beauregard Street Suite 420
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 202-467-5081
Fax: 703-465-5085
Email: info@acb.org
Eligibility: Those who are blind or visually impaired, their families, friends, doctors, caregivers, and anyone who works with blind or visually impaired people
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Non-medical information on blindness, and referrals to various sources of help, state services for the blind, and state libraries for the blind.

Provides college scholarships for blind students.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/6/2019