Coronavirus Resource Center for families and students.
Please note, this page will be updated to ensure the most current information is correct. CAA is working to compile a list of resources available to children and families specifically during this time of national crisis.
Unemployment – You can file an unemployment claim 24/7 at http://ui.nv.gov/css.html – the fastest way to file.
Starting tomorrow, the call center will have expanded hours (8 to 8 M-F) for those unable to file online: North: (775) 684-0350 South: (702) 486-0350 Rural: (888) 890-8211
American Academy of Pediatrics: AAP Offers Parent Tips and Resources for Dealing With Covid-19 and Its Stresses https://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/aap-press-room/Pages/AAP-Offers-Parent-Tips-and-Resources-for-Dealing-With-Covid-19-and-Its-Stresses.aspx
Coronavirus Resources & Tips for Parents, Children & Others: Prevent Child Abuse America shares some clear, concrete tips for physically distancing while staying emotionally and socially connected. https://preventchildabuse.org/coronavirus-resources/
Together We Rise: If you are or know of a foster youth that is staying at the college dorm room that is going to be closed due to the corona virus please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will provide or help you find housing during this transition.
Washoe County Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect: The Washoe County Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline takes reports of Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Emotional Abuse and Neglect. If you have an emergency or a child is in immediate danger, please call 911. If you suspect child abuse, neglect or exploitation is occuring and would like to make a confidential report, please call 1 (833) 900-SAFE (7233). The Human Services Agency Child Protective Services line is staffed 24-hours a day, 7-days a week.
Food and Cash Assistance
Walmart will accept SNAP benefits for online grocery orders in Las Vegas
*While this article specifically states Las Vegas, the program has expanded and will work at most Walmart stores that have the option to order online and pickup at the store.
Nevada Food and Cash Assistance Resources
Families with Children
Resources for Talking with Children About Coronavirus
Washoe County Library System NEW Instant Digital Card
Scholly Covid-19 Student Relief Fund Apply today to receive $200 in cash assistance to help cover expenses during this global crisis. Application takes less than two minutes.
The Children’s Cabinet Resources for families and children during Covid-19
CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19): WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ITS IMPACT ON MOMS AND BABIES
March of Dimes is monitoring the spread of the coronavirus disease, COVID-19, around the U.S. and world. Health officials are actively collecting data to better understand the disease and report on that information every day.
Wondering how to talk to your kids about coronavirus? Get some tips on what to say and how to practice healthy habits.
Concerned that you or a loved one may be experiencing symptoms of COVID-19?
Residents in the following counties are encouraged to call these county hotlines for more information
about testing,treatment, etc.
Carson City Health and Human Services Public Hotline
Available Monday-Friday 8:00 A.M.-4:30 P.M.
Washoe County Health District COVID-19 Hotline
Available Monday-Friday 8 A.M.-5 P.M.
Southern Nevada Health District COVID-19 Hotline
Available Monday-Friday 7 A.M.–7 P.M
No Kid Hungry Coronavirus Grant Request No Kid Hungry is offering emergency grants to support local school districts and nonprofit organizations in their efforts to ensure kids get the nutritious food they need.
Jenifer will work with locations on a case by case basis to determine if she can help you with what you need. She has office supplies, bathroom supplies, break room supplies, and cleaning supplies
Southern Nevada Only!
Clean-Mart (702) 870-3900
Mecca cleaning supplies (702) 738-0172
Sierra Solutions https://sierrasolutions.com/ 530-541-8649
They have cleaning products available for purchase. Providers can either go on their website or call.
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer FAQ's and Flyer