Resources

WE’LL MOVE FORWARD TOGETHER

During these challenging times, many organizations are on the front lines serving our community. To best serve our community, we created a list of resources including educational, unemployment, counseling services and food programs for Nevadans impacted by COVID-19. Please let me know how I can help you adjust to our current moment. I hope you and your loved ones are healthy and safe. Remember, we’ll move forward together. 

NOTE: Programs and times are subject to change daily. Be sure to check the organization for the most accurate information. Contact us if something should be updated or if something is missing. This website will be updated periodically. 

Education Resources

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CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

All CCSD schools will continue to implement distance education for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year to include the following: food distribution, professional learning, and device deployment.

NEVADA SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION

The Nevada System of Higher Education and the Board of Regents continues to work collaboratively with local, county, state, and federal authorities to ensure that all NSHE students, faculty, employees, and visitors of any of NSHE’s eight institutions receive the best available information and practices regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) to ensure the health of the entire public higher education community.

VEGAS PBS

Vegas PBS is currently offering a variety of resources from educational programming to career training programs. Visit the following links for additional details:

YMCA

The YMCA of Southern Nevada has been strengthening the community since 1944. They offer Virtual Homeschool PE every Tuesday and Thursday at 12:30 PM, LIVE on Facebook, for a 30-minute physical education lesson from trained Y staff. CLICK HERE to access their Facebook page. The Y has partnered with CCSD to provide free, pre-packaged meals to ages 18 and under. Individuals do not have to be Y members to participate.  These sites will be open Monday – Friday, from 11 AM – 1 PM.  CLICK HERE for more details. 

Food Resources

JUST ONE PROJECT PANTRY

The Just One Project is combating food insecurity through innovative mobile food pantry, stationary pantry, and grocery delivery program.

THREE SQUARE FOOD BANK

Established in 2007 to provide hunger relief, Three Square Food Bank offers wholesome, nutritious food to nonprofit and faith-based organizations, schools and feeding sites.

NEVADA HISPANIC LEGISLATIVE CAUCUS GROCERY DELIVERY INITIATIVE

Under the program, food and essentials will be delivered to the homes of those who are quarantined or have tested positive for COVID-19.  The initiative is a partnership with La Bonita Supermarkets, Dr. Corona Partida, Mi Familia Vota, Puente Las Vegas and the United Way of Southern Nevada. For more information contact Nevadahlc.submit@gmail.com or 702-592-0056.

Federal  Resources

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE (IRS)

Coronavirus Tax Relief: Filing and Payment Deadlines – The IRS has extended the filing deadline and federal tax payments regardless of amount. The new Tax Day is July 15. CLICK HERE for more details. Economic Impact Payment Information – Americans are receiving their Economic Impact Payments (Payments) authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) continues to calculate and automatically send the Payments to most eligible individuals, however some may have to provide additional information to the IRS to get their Payments. CLICK HERE for more details. 

Health / Safety / Wellness Resources 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

The best up-to-date information on COVID-19 to get factual medical information relating to symptoms, risks, how it spreads, and how to be tested. 

COUNSELING SERVICES THROUGH UNITED CITIZENS FOUNDATION

United Citizens Foundation (UCF), is offering therapy sessions at no out of pocket cost to Nevadans during this global coronavirus pandemic. The nonprofit specializes in healthy emotional and behavioral skills for children and their families with onsite mental and behavioral wellness centers in the community. Call the hotline at 702-888-6300 for scheduling.

DIVISION OF CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES MOBILE CRISIS RESPONSE TEAM

The Mobile Crisis Response Team was created to provide crisis intervention and support to Nevada families dealing with a behavioral or mental health crisis. For so long, families have had no choice but to go to the emergency room due to lack of resources or knowledge of available resources. Call 702-486-7865.

NEVADA 2-1-1 

Free service that provides information about health and human service programs that are available throughout Nevada.  Dial 2-1-1 to speak with a representative 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or text your zip code to 898211.

NEVADA HEALTH RESPONSE

Nevada’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

PLANNED PARENTHOOD

Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide. 

SAFE VOICE OF NEVADA 

Students, parents and faculty throughout Nevada now have access to SafeVoice, an anonymous reporting system used to report threats to the safety or well-being of students. In partnership with the Nevada Department of Public Safety, the SafeVoice program provides students a safe place to submit tips concerning their own safety or that of others. A fully trained professional team of experts responds in an appropriate manner 24/7/365. Tips always stay anonymous. Call 833-216-SAFE (7233) or visit http://safevoicenv.org/.

SOUTHERN NEVADA HEALTH DISTRICT

The health district assesses, protects, and promotes the health, the environment, and the well-being of Southern Nevada communities, residents, and visitors.

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CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SOUTHERN NEVADA

Emergency services for variety of social concerns. Servicios de emergencia para una variedad de preocupaciones sociales.

PROGRESSIVE LEADERSHIP ALLIANCE OF NEVADA – NEVADA IMMIGRANT RESOURCE GUIDE

A guide created by immigrants for immigrants to identify resources during the Covid-19 pandemic. Immigrants and refugees across the state of Nevada can find specific information regarding access and resources for those that have a sensitive immigration status.

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LEGAL AID CENTER OF SOUTHERN NEVADA 

Provides quality legal counsel, advice and representation for individuals who are unable to protect their rights because they cannot afford an attorney. They created a toolkit in response to the coronavirus pandemic to help people grappling with foreclosures, evictions, debt collection, bankruptcy, payday and title loan issues, family disputes and other legal problems. For more information, call 702-386-1070 or email info@lacsn.org. CLICK HERE for the full toolkit.

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DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING AND REHABILITATION

The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) is receiving an influx of calls and asking Nevadans who are unemployed to fill out this form if you are having issues logging in to your Claimant Self Service Unemployment account AND would like to have your account reset: gov.nv.gov/Forms/Unemployment/. To file, claimants can CLICK HERE.

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