COVID-19 Community resources & Mutual aid

Want to help your neighbors?

Download our blank mutual aid card here!

By downloading this card, I promise that I will take every precaution to ensure my neighbors’ well-being, including:

  • Washing my hands prior to delivering this card,
  • Staying six feet away, and
  • Leaving items on doorsteps.

External Resource Guides

Nevada Independent Resource Guide

Battle-Born Progress Nevada Resource Guide

This resource guide is extremely thorough and contains many of the resources we link to below, plus many more. It’s a great place to start.

Business Closure Guidelines from Nevada Health Response & Governor Steve Sisolak

Health Resources

Washoe County Health Department on COVID-19

NV Health Response

The Nevada Health Response Center will provide the latest information on Nevada’s response to COVID-19.

Unemployment

You can file an unemployment claim 24/7 at ui.nv.gov/css.html – the fastest way to file.

Starting tomorrow, the Nevada Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation’s call centers will have expanded hours (8 to 8 M-F) for those unable to file online. However, the JobConnect in-person centers will be closed. Use these phone numbers if you can’t file online:

North: (775) 684-0350
South: (702) 486-0350
Rural: (888) 890-8211

Food Resources

Food Pantries in Washoe County

Food Bank of Northern Nevada

FBNN Kids’ Kafe Schedule (free meals for anyone ages 1-18)

Rental assistance and other resources

https://www.washoecounty.us/hsa/resource_guide/housing_shelter/help_pay_rent.php

Click on this link to apply for: State Medical Assistance, The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) You can also apply for emergency food stamps (7 days).