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Nevada Resources

Below is a brief list of some of the available resources in Nevada that are most often needed by relative caregivers, but it is by no means exclusive. For a customized list, try our free Kinship Resource Locator Tool of call Foster Kinship at (702) 546-9988.

For a comprehensive database of all local programs and resources, call Nevada 211– just dial 2-1-1 or visit their website.

Guardianship and Legal Issues

Educational

Medical Resources

  • Medical Programs from NV Department of Welfare and Supportive Services (Medicaid, Nevada Check Up). If you are caring for a relative in your home with no parents present, you child will be eligible for Medicaid.
  • Nevada Early Intervention Services: Free for children 0-3. The best start is an early start! At anytime you can request a comprehensive evaluation to determine if your child is eligible for for early intervention developmental program offered by NEIS. (702) 486-9200. 1161 South Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89102.

Help for Seniors

Kinship Respite Care

Support Groups

Housing Assistance

Energy Assistance

Family and Foster Care Services in Clark County

Are you a relative caregiver of a child in Department of Family Services (DFS) custody? Call the Relative Foster Care Licensing Unit’s Kinship Support Program at (702) 455-7409.

Parenting Classes

NV Division of Welfare and Supportive Services

Food Assistance

Family Resource Centers

Family Resource Centers provide case management, information, and referrals for individuals and families in need of assistance in accessing services and programs that will strengthen and support the family.  FRCs collaborate with other agencies, schools, faith- based organizations and government agencies to assist families to obtain needed services.  FRCs emphasize community based, collaborative services that are culturally competent, accessible, and flexible. To find your FRC, look for your zip code.

Las Vegas North: Zip Codes 89030, 89031, 89032, 89033, 89036, 89081, 89084, 89085, 89086, 89087, 89108, 89115, 89130, 89131, 89143, 89149, 89156, 89191

Olive Crest: 3825 W. Cheyenne Ave., Suite 604, North Las Vegas, NV 89032
Ph: (702) 685-3459
Fax: (702) 586-9630

Las Vegas East and Central: Zip Codes 89101, 89102, 89104, 89106, 89107, 89109, 89110, 89119, 89120, 89121, 89142, 89169

East -Central Family Services: 1800 E. Sahara Ave. Suite 117, Las Vegas, NV 89104
Ph: (702) 631-7098
Fax: (702) 733-6144

Las Vegas West: Zip Codes  89004, 89018, 89103, 89113, 89117, 89118, 89124, 89128, 89129, 89134, 89135, 89138, 89139, 89141, 89144, 89145, 89146, 89147, 89148, 89166, 89178, 89179

Boys & Girls Club of Las Vegas: 2850 S. Lindell, Las Vegas, NV 89146
Ph: (702) 932-1880
Fax: (702) 932-0647

Las Vegas South and Henderson: Zip Codes 89002, 89005, 89011, 89012, 89014, 89015, 89044, 89052, 89074, 89122, 89123, 89141, 89183

HopeLink: 178 Westminster Way, Henderson,  NV 89015
Ph:(702) 566-0576
Fax:(702) 566-0494

Family Activities in Las Vegas