Issue #1-community resources

 

Community Resources

American Red Cross

(702) 791-3311

www.redcrosslasvegas.org

Helping people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies.

Better Life Mobility

(702)876-9606

www.Betterlifemobility.com

Specializing automotive mobility for everyone.

 Blind Connect 

(702)631-9009

www.blindconnect.org

Mission is to connect blind people to their peers, to available services and resources, and to their community at large.

Clark County Social Services

(702)455-5722

www.co.clark.nv.us

Provides assistance in financial, medical and counseling.

Desert Regional Center

(702)486-6200

www.mhds.nv.gov

State agency that provides family support services to children and adults with disabilities.

Down Syndrome Organization of southern Nevada

(702)648-1990

www.dsosn.org

Building dreams, changing lives and providing opportunities for all.

 

2-1-1

A resource for finding essential services in Nevada.

 Nevada PEP

(702)388-2966

www.nvpep.org

A non-profit statewide parent training and information center offering information and referral, training workshops, and individual assistance for families of disabled children and the service providers who support them.

ParaTransit

(702)228-4800

www.rtcsouthernnevada.com/transit/paratransit

Para transit Service is a shared-ride, door-to-door program available for those who are functionally unable to independently use the RTC’s fixed-route system.

People First

www.peoplefirstofnevada.org

People First of Nevada is a Self-Advocacy Group run by people with developmental differences throughout Nevada. As citizens of Nevada, we have the right to make our own decisions and to live self-determined lives.

Regional Transportation Commission (RTC)

(702)228-7433

www.rtcsouthernnevada.com

Provides a fixed route public mass transportation bus system.

(Southern Nevada Center for

 Independent living(SNCIL)

(702)-889-4216

www.sncil.org

consumer directed independent living resource center, providing a broad range of services designed to remove barriers preventing independent living for people with disabilities.

Special Olympics Nevada

(702)474—0690

www.sonv.org

Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for people eight years of age and older with developmental disabilities.

Transition Services, Inc.

(702)383-1106

www.tsilasvegas.com

TSI is a non-profit company providing meaningful work and activities for people with disabilities. 5 locations in the Las Vegas valley. Also the publisher of Circles Magazine.

 YMCA of Las Vegas

(702)877-9622

www.lasvegasymca.org

A complete and modern wellness facility serving the entire southern Nevada community.

 United Way

(702)734-2273

www.uwsn.org

Unite leadership, engage community, and focus resources to make lasting changes to improve lives.