Canine Companions for Independence provides highly trained assistance dogs to people with disabilities, free of charge to the recipient. Canine Companions is the oldest and largest provider of service dogs in the world. Northern Nevada residents are served through our Santa Rosa, California campus.
Assistive Technology Loans for the purchase of items that make independent living safer and more accessible for local people with disabilities. Loans must be used for medically-related purchases such as equipment, computers, home or business modifications, vehicle conversions, lifts and other items needed to remain safe and independent and improve the overall quality of life for local people with disabilities. For more information, please contact CARE Loan Coordinator Laura Gallardo at firstname.lastname@example.org
With early intervention, the best healing treatments, and top oncology support – cancer is treatable. And no one has to do it alone. As the only Gold Level Center in Nevada, the Carson Tahoe Cancer Center can provide you with the best possible care.
Carson Tahoe Behavioral Health Services (BHS) offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services to help seniors, adults, adolescents and children dealing with mental health and substance abuse issues through compassionate, cost-effective care.
Carson Tahoe Health is proud to serve our community with an acute care regional medical center, inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services, a free standing licensed emergent care center, two urgent cares, an outpatient surgery center, accredited cancer center, physician clinics, retail clinics, cardiology practices, imaging centers, a pain management center, therapy, rehabilitation and several medical office buildings.
In our culture we say that people diagnosed with Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Traumatic Brain Injury, Learning Disability or Multiple Sclerosis have “special needs”. We acknowledge that each individual is unique, and specialize in lesson planning for students with and without physical and cognitive challenges while enjoying the attributes they share with us all.
Center for Healthy Aging is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to integrate public, private, and philanthropic resources to help educate and train caregivers, enhance wellness, and provide models of care that demonstrate efficiencies and cost savings while improving the quality of life for elders.
Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Center for Hope of the Sierras provides an intimate setting ideal for healing and recovery for individuals suffering from anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and related disorders. Center for Hope offers residential (RTC), partial hospitalization (PHP), and intensive outpatient (IOP) treatment to men, women and adolescents, ages 16 and up (ages 14 and up for PHP/IOP program). We are proud to offer one of the country’s only specialized residential tracks for the complex treatment of co-occurring diabetes and eating disorders.
We try to get together every month so we can share ideas and learn from one another. We also enjoy taking our kids out into the community and do things such are train rides, bowling, beach days at Lake Tahoe, cook outs, park play dates, etc.
City of Reno hosts weekly community based fitness class in our facility weight room. Classes will be taught by a VA Physical Therapist or City of Reno Certified Fitness contract instructor. Disabled veterans and disabled members of the Armed Forces will be required to participate in a minimum of 4 structured classes to be eligible for a FREE all inclusive facility membership. This program is made possible through a grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the VA Sierra Nevada Healthcare System. See attached flyer for more information.
From Consumer Direct : “If you need help with everyday tasks like bathing or showering, getting dressed, preparing meals, doing laundry or going to the grocery store, call us. We listen to you and help you customize the services and supports that meet your needs.”