COVID-19 Related Information

This web page is for any and all information that concerns The Salvation Army of Washoe County in response to the current situation with COVID-19
Please stay tune to this web page as things get updated.
If you are interested in donating and helping The Salvation Army then you can do so by Clicking on this Link. We would appreciate all Monetary donations to help the people in need of our help.

Social Services

Rental Assistance

Currently, The Salvation Army of Washoe County is not taking any application for Rental Assistance. Please keep checking this web page for updates of when Rental Assistance Applications will be available again.

Utility Assistance

On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020 we opened up Utility Assistance. If you are in need of help with your utility bills then head over to our Utility Assistance Page.

Food Boxes

Our Food Pantry is currently handing out Food Boxes. The Food Boxes will be available between 8 AM - 11 AM.

All Other Services

Our Client Representatives will be available between 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.

  • We do ask that you make an appointment with us before coming in.
  • You can make an appointment by calling 775-688-4555 ext 240 or 243.

Bread Line

Currently our Bread Line is open and available on the outside of our Social Service Offices. We do have a few request with our Bread Line at this time.

  • Please sign in on the provided sheet.
  • You may have up to three (3) items from the table. 
  • Please be considerate of others taking only what is allotted and/or only what you need.
  • Please, only touch the items you take, in keeping with CDC guidelines.

Thrift Stores

Our Stores

We will be reopening our stores on Monday, May 18th at 9:00 AM.

Donations

  • We will begin to take donations on Monday, May 18th at 9:00 AM as part of our stores reopening. We will be only taking drive thru donations at our stores at this time.
  • You can call 775-688-4559 to schedule a pickup but pickups as of right now will begin around the first of June.

Community Service and Volunteers

Community Service

Beginning Monday, June 1st, we will begin to take Community Service Workers. Please stay tune to our Volunteer/Community Service Web Page for more information and to download and fill out the Community Service Packet.

Volunteers

Beginning Monday, June 1st, we will start taking new volunteers. Currently we do not have any openings for volunteering at this time. If we are in need of volunteers we will contact our existing volunteers first and then our new volunteers that sign up. Please do not contact us about volunteering at this time. Please stay tune to our Volunteer/Community Service Web Page for more information and opportunities. If you are a new volunteer and interested in volunteering with us in the future please go to the Volunteer/Community Service Web Page and download and fill out the Volunteer Packet.

Corps(Church) Programming

Family Night, Home League, and Bible Studies

Currently our Family Night which is on Tuesday, Home League on Wednesday Mornings, and Bible Studies on Tuesday and Thursdays are currently canceled until further notice. We have moved our Bible Studies to an online format. See below for more information on our Bible Studies.

Sunday Worship

In light of Phase 2 reopening plan, we will be reopening on Sunday, June 7th. We are limited to only 50 people and so we have setup the following for services:

Early Morning Sunday Service
  • The Service will be at 9:30 AM
Adult Sunday Service
  • The Service will be at 11:00 AM
For Both Services
  • Since it is limited to 50 people, we are asking if you are not feeling well or in a high risk category that you stay home. We value your health and we want you to be safe during this time.
  • We will be streaming our services at live.salarmyreno.org and you are welcome to join us if you are not able to attend in person.
  • As soon as we are able to have more people for our services then we will most certainly allow more people to come.
  • If you are coming to our worship service we do encourage face mask and that you adhere to the social distance guidelines set forth by local, state, and federal guidelines.

Online Programming

We have Online Bible Studies available for you. They are available to you at any time. Just head to biblestudy.salarmyreno.org to watch the Bible Studies.

Prayer Requests

If there is anything that you would like us to pray about for you then feel free to send us your prayer requests. You can get a hold of us via email at renoprayerrequests@usw.salvationarmy.org. Once received we will make sure to get the request to our pastoral staff for you.