covid-19 HELP & resources for nevadans
Nevada is now performing COVID-19 vaccinations for eligible populations with access to all residents ages 16 and up available starting on April 5th. To find out if you’re eligible, click here.
ASSISTANCE WITH RENT
- CARES Housing Assistance Program
- Legal Aid of Southern Nevada Legal & Financial Tooklit
- City of North Las Vegas Lower-Income Household Rental Assistance
- Nevada’s Hardest Hit Fund – Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program
- Civil Law Self-Help Center | (702) 671-3976
- Money Management International | (866) 232–9080
- Opportunity Alliance Nevada | (775) 333-8274
If you are a senior (60+) or someone in need of food assistance or delivery, call Three Square Las Vegas at 702-765-4030.
INSURANCE OPEN ENROLLMENT
Enrollment is now open in Nevada from February 15, 2021 through May 15, 2021 due to the special circumstances presented by COVID-19. For more information, visit the Nevada Health Link website by clicking here.
PETS and pet adoption
Read the CDC FAQs on COVID-19 and pets here.
Consider adopting a foster animal. Or, if adopting isn’t an option for you, donate to your local shelter or to the Humane Society COVID-19 Relief Fund, which earmarks these donations for life-saving and -sustaining grants to people, organizations, and communities hardest hit by the pandemic.
Utilities are offering payment assistance and other support during this time.
To reach NVEnergy for information, call 702-402-5555 or click here.
For help with your Las Vegas Valley Water District payment or if you have questions, call 702-870-4194 or click here.
For information on what Southwest Gas is doing for customers affected by COVID-19, including suspending disconnects indefinitely, click here.
The Independence Fund is committed to empowering our nation’s severely wounded, injured, or ill Veterans.
Modest Needs Organization provides short-term financial assistance to individuals and families in temporary crisis.
Operation First Response provides support to many veterans and families via an online application.
Office of Service Members Affairs – Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
The Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes provides disabled American veterans from Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom with millions of dollars worth of Emergency Financial Aid and support services. Click to apply online.
Salute Inc. meets the financial, physical and emotional needs of military service members, veterans and their families.
The Semper Fi Fund provides relief for financial needs that arise during hospitalization and recovery as well as assistance for those with perpetuating needs. Needed resources are directed to post 9-11 Marines and Sailors, as well as members of the Army, Air Force or Coast Guard who serve in support of Marine forces.
USA Cares provides financial and advocacy assistance to post 9/11 active duty US military service personnel, veterans and their families.
Operation We Are Here provides financial emergency guidance, financial support and assistance, financial counseling and emergency loans, food assistance, and more.
The Veterans Inc. Supportive Services for Veterans and Veteran Families Program helps individuals and families who are homeless or at risk.