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Emergency Aid of Boulder City
600 Nevada Highway
Boulder City, NV  89005
(702) 293-0332
Provides emergency assistance for rent, utilities, food, gasoline, auto repair, and medical needs to residents and stranded travelers.

Las Vegas Rescue Mission
480 W. Bonanza Road
Las Vegas, NV 89106-3227
(702) 382-1766
http://www.vegasrescue.org/
The rescue mission campus includes a dining facility that can feed 300 individuals, along with a training facility with a computer lab and classroom space. The Shelter of Hope includes 42 beds for women and children in need of emergency shelter, and 30 beds for women as part of the mission's residential recovery program. The campus also includes the New Life Center, which can house 94 men and also has 18 emergency shelter beds for single fathers.
 

Nevada Partnership For Homeless Youth
P.O. Box 20135
Las Vegas, NV 89112
(702) 383-1332
http://www.nphy.org/index.html
This organization provides street outreach, transitional housing and other emergency services for homeless youth. 

New Genesis
2113 Sunrise Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 384-8007
http://newgenesis.org/
New Genesis provides transitional housing for homeless adults in Las Vegas.

Reconnection to Family Program
(702) 229-2330
http://www.lasvegasnevada.gov/information/22790.htm
This program offered by the city of Las Vegas provides one-way, one-time, out-of-town transportation assistance to individuals and families to reach designated housing or secure other support through awaiting family members.

S.A.F.E. House
921 American Pacific Drive, Suite 300
Henderson, NV 89014
(702) 451-4203
Hotline: (702) 564-3227
http://www.safehousenv.org/aboutus.html
The organization operates a shelter for battered women and their children, along with counseling and community education in an effort to stop abuse in the family environment. 

 

Safe Nest
2915 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 12
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 877-0133
Hotlines: (702) 646-4981 and (800) 486-7282
http://www.safenest.org/
Safe Nest addresses domestic violence issues by providing shelter, counseling, advcocacy and prevention. The organization serves not only victims, but also batterers and their children. The goal of Safe Nest is to "assist families from crisis to healing, while empowering victims toward self-sufficiency in violence-free lives."

 

Street Teens
P.O. Box 70478
Las Vegas, NV 89170-0478
(702) 809-3585
http://www.streetteens.org/
This volunteer-based nonprofit organization assists homeless, abandoned and at-risk youths ages 12 to 21 with basic needs such as food, clothing, blankets and sleeping bags. The organization also provides case management, showers, haircuts, laundry services, bus passes and a wide range of other services.

The Shade Tree
1 West Owens
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
(702) 385-0072
Hotlines: 1-800-500-1556 and 1-800-799-7233
http://www.theshadetree.org
This organization's mission is to provide safe shelter to homeless and abused women and children in crisis, and to offer life-changing services promoting stability, dignity and self-reliance.

Three Square
4190 N. Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89115
(702) 644-3663
http://www.threesquare.org
Three Square is the valley's food hub, providing a central location where donated and rescued food can be collected and distributed to those in need. The organization provides bakery goods, produce, dairy, non-perishable products and ready-to-eat meals to non-profit and faith-based organizations.

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