AMBUCS Our mission is to create independence and provide opportunities for people with disabilities, and mobility deficits. SIMPLY, we provide and enhance mobility for all ages of those in need.
Best Buddies offers peer-to-peer activities, events and network for people with disabilities
Camp Lotsafun provides recreational, therapeutic, and educational opportunities for individuals with disabilities
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals was established nationally in 1983 to help children by actively supporting improved health care for millions of young people around the world.
Down Syndrome Network of Northern Nevada is a network of family, friends and individuals dedicated to provide information, education, and support as we raise awareness of Down syndrome in Northern Nevada.
Family TIES of Nevada is a family-to-family health information center that provides information, education, training, outreach, and peer support at no cost to families of children and youth with special healthcare needs and the professionals who serve them
Fast ForWord does what no other intervention can do: it starts with cognitive skills like memory, attention and processing speed and works from the bottom up, using the principles of neuroplasticity.
FEAT of the Carson Valley Families for Effective Autism Treatment offers a network of support for families to meet and discuss issues surrounding autism and treatment options. Families meet the first Saturday of each month
Katie Beckett eligibility option is an optional Medicaid eligibility category which allows a State to waive parental income and resources for any child under 19 years old who is disabled and meets a level of care that would make the child eligible for placement in a hospital, nursing facility, or Intermediate Care Facility.
Kelderman Klassy Glass is a microenterprise of Kailin Kelderman, a young woman from the Reno area with Down syndrome. Kailin creates beautiful fused glass jewelry and art
Little One’s Swim provides a safe, fun, creative and child friendly environment to those who are learning how to explore water and learn basic swimming techniques
Nevada’s Care Connection: Aging and Disabilities Resource Centers (ADRC) is an online resource guide for seniors, people with disabilities, caregivers, and service providers
Nevada Center For Excellence in Disabilities (NCED) works with consumers, agencies and programs to assist Nevadans with disabilities of all ages to be independent and productive citizens who are included in their communities. NCED offers referrals and resources for people with disabilities
Nevada Disability Advocacy and Law Center is a private, state-wide, nonprofit organization that serves as Nevada’s federally mandated protection and advocacy system for human, legal, and service rights for individuals with disabilities
Nevada Dual Sensory Impairment Project provides statewide technical assistance to support parents, service providers, and other service agencies in meeting the education needs of children who have dual sensory imparements
Nevada PEP empowers families to be life-long advocates for their children through education and skill building
Note-Ables provides inclusive music programs and music therapy services for children and adults of all ages and abilities
PROMPT is about integrating all domains and systems towards positive communication outcome. It may be used (with varying intensity and focus) with all speech production disorders from approximately 6 months of age onward.
RAIN, or the Reno Autism Information Network, is a group of parents who provide local resources and information to newly diagnosed families
RAVE Family Center provides center-based respite care to families with children with special needs, in foster and adoptive care, and their siblings aged 3 months-6 years.
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California is a regional pediatric medical center providing highly specialized care and rehabilitation to children with congenital conditions and complex medical needs regardless of the ability of the patient or family to pay.
Sierra Regional is the state-operated regional center for individuals with developmental disabilities and related conditions and their families. SRC is located in the Reno/Sparks area and serves Washoe County, Nevada. SRC supports individuals with developmental disabilities by facilitating independence through choice.
Solace Tree provides support and education to grieving children and adults in Nevada
United Cerebral Palsy of Nevada provides supports that are designed around the needs and choices of the individual and take into account each person’s unique role in their families and communities.
VSA Arts of Nevada focuses on providing arts opportunities for ALL Nevadans focusing on children and adults who have a disability, are disadvantaged, at-risk, or under-served by the arts