On Thursday, October 1st, 2020 we will open up Applications for Rental Assistance. If you are in need of help with your rent then head on over to our Rental Assistance Page for more information.
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.
|Services||How Often for Services||Minimum Requirement for First Time||Who are Eligible|
|Bread and Pastries||Monday Through Friday||Signature on Sign-In Sheet||Open to the Public|
|Food Pantry||Every 60 Days||ID||Open to the Public|
|Clothing Vouchers||Every Four to Six Months||ID and Proof of Address||Open to the Public|
|Furniture Voucher||One-Time Service||ID, Proof of Address, and Proof of Income||For those that have exhausted other resources.|
|Diapers/Formula||Emergency Basis Only||ID and Proof of Address||Parents and/or Guardians Only|
|Vision Program||Emergency Basis Only(Only for those Without Insurance)||ID, Proof of Address, and Proof of Income||Those without insurance and those who have exhausted other resources.|
|Dental Program||Emergency Basis Only(Only for those Without Insurance)||ID, Proof of Address, and Proof of Income||Those without insurance and those who have exhausted other resources.|
|Prescription Program||Emergency Basis Only(Last Resort Only)||ID, Proof of Address, and Proof of Income||Those that have exhausted other resources.|
|Utility, Rental, and Shelter Assistance||Emergency Basis Only||ID, Proof of Address, and Proof of Income||Those going thru a very short term and/or unforeseen financial crises. (Based on Availability of Funds)|
If there is not a service listed and you need assistance then feel free to contact us and we will try to connect you with the correct agency to assist you if it is a service that we do not provide.
For more information please call 775-688-4555 and select option 2.
You may also email email@example.com for assistance.
We are open between 8 AM - 11:45 PM and 12:30 PM - 3:45 PM, Monday through Friday.
Most services require you to be a resident of Washoe County, however, we do offer transient services as well. All persons will be required to show valid identification (exception is made for persons requesting food for the first time), identifying information for other persons in the household, proof of residency and proof of income eligibility.
|Type of Document||Accepted Document|
|ID for All Members in the Household||Valid ID (No Clarity Cards and No Photocopied IDs)|
|Proof of Address||Rent Receipt, Utility Bill, or Lease Agreement|
|Proof of Income||Recent Paystub, Award Letter, TANF Paperwork|
Exceptions can be made to all our services for clients who are currently enrolled in a case management program. TSA Social Services department would need a referral letter or an email from an agency representative letting us know about their client’s enrollment.
Letter or emails from agency representatives may also be used in lieu of proof of address and income one time. We will accept a photocopy of their ID only once if it's accompanied by a letter or email by an agency representative.