General Government Resources - 8 News NOW

Community Pride Resource Guide

General Government Resources

Posted: Updated:

Clark County Social Service Department
Pinto Office
1600 Pinto Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89106
(702) 455-4270
Community Resource Center
2432 N. Martin L. King Blvd., Suite D
North Las Vegas, NV 89032
(702)455-4270
http://www.clarkcountynv.gov/depts/social_service/Pages/default.aspx
The Social Service Department provides a variety of services for needy residents of Clark County who are not assisted by other state, federal or local programs.

Nevada Division of Welfare and Supportive Services
https://dwss.nv.gov/
Las Vegas locations include 700 Belrose St. (702) 486-1646, 3330 E. Flamingo Road, Suite 55 (702) 486-9400, 611 N. Nellis Blvd. (702) 486-4828, and 1040 W. Owens Ave. (702) 486-1899, and the Henderson office is at 520 S. Boulder Highway (702) 486-1001. The division seeks to help Nevada families, disabled individuals and seniors achieve self-sufficiency.

State of Nevada Foreclosure Mediation Program
200 Lewis Ave., 17th Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 486-9380
http://foreclosure.nevadajudiciary.us/
This program, overseen by the Nevada Supreme Court, gives struggling homeowners and mortgage lenders a way to resolve their disputes. 

Unemployment Insurance Claims
Nevada Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation
(702) 486-0350 
http://detr.state.nv.us/uiben/uiben_uiben.htm
Nevada takes claims for unemployment over the telephone and Internet only. Individuals can file on the Internet by visiting www.expressclaim.org.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/topics/avoiding_foreclosure
http://www.hud.gov/local/nv/homeownership/foreclosure.cfm
These websites provide federal government and Nevada information on programs available to help homeowners avoid foreclosure. One example is the Nevada Foreclosure Information Workbook at http://www.hud.gov/local/nv/homeownership/forclosurewkbk.pdf.

 

 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KLAS. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.