Employment Support

EMPLOYER SUPPORT OF THE GUARD AND RESERVE (ESGR)

Program Support Manager--775-384-583

Works with all branches of the military and serves as mediator between Service Members and Employers to ensure Federal USERRA laws are followed. Helps to maintain a positive relationship with all Soldiers' civilian employers.

HEROES2HIRE (H2H)

Employment Coordinator--775-384-5849

Provides employment enhancing skills and training.

WORK FOR WARRIORS NEVADA

Employment Coordinator--775-384-5848

Employment Coordinator--775-384-5812

Behavioral Health Coordinator--775-409-5850

Helping our Service Members, Veterans, and their dependents to connect with available resources and start their journey to realizing their career goals. Assisting with resumes updating and creation, interview prep, networking, and job search.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Manager--775-384-5845

Administers EEO training and evaluates procedures

PSYCHOLOGICAL HEALTH

Coordinator--775-788-9307

Guides and promotes psychological fitness. Provides resources to Guard members and their families to master emotional health challenges.

RESILIENCE, RISK, REDUCTIONS AND SUICIDE PREVENTION (R3SP)

State R3SP Coordinator--775-384-5819

Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator--775-384-5847

Suicide Prevention Program Manager--775-842-0163

Provide training in resiliency, suicide intervention, and substance abuse prevention to Guard members and their families.

SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION AND RESPONSE (SARC)

Sexual Assault Response Coordinator--775-384-5840

Provides and monitors Sexual Assault/Harassment prevention and awareness training. Monitors and reports incidents to NGB Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office.

SURVIVOR OUTREACH SERVICES

Coordinator--775-384-5838

Expands and improves services to Survivors. Provides access to benefits coordinators, counselors, and local support. Offers long term family case management.

DEERS/ID OFFICE

775-348-1043

DA Photos, DEERS Updates, Military IDs--new and renewals

HORSES AND HEROES

Kathy Galles--775-741-9203

Bringing together horses and humans in a safe, supportive, and positive environment to provide a therapeutic horsemanship experience.

PETS OF THE HOMELESS

Geneviene Frederick--775-841-7463

Assist in finding places homeless persons’ can have their dog or cat cared for.

RONWOOD FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER

Erika Lera--775-884-2269

Provides family advocacy to assist veterans in finding resources and referrals in our community to fit their needs. Ronwood has 19 different programs that revolve around family programs.

RETIRED SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

Ryan Lia--775-687-4680 ext 119

RSVP VIP provides transportation to and from doctor appointments, grocery shopping, etc. Currently working towards assisting with homemaking and home companions. Offers exercise training to help keep seniors mobile.

RURAL CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING

Dee Dee Foremaster--775-841-2580

Provides independent living skills training, information and referral, as well as equipment loaning, transportation and housing referrals, recreation/social activities, benefits assistance, home modifications, peer support, advocacy, volunteer opportunities, and technical assistance

S.A.V.E. PROTECT FOUNDATION

Johnny Larkins--775-842-6059

Provide food, clothes, furniture, and appliances for veterans free of charge. Delivers a month of food to give them a hand up (can deliver to same family twice a year plus Christmas).

SIERRA THERAPEUTIC EQUESTRIAN PROGRAM

Konnie McGruder M.Ed--775-530-7073

Our mission is to assist Veterans and their families--regardless of age--who are dealing with physical, mental, emotional, or educational special needs by providing therapeutic riding services.

VETERANS GUEST HOUSE

Noreen Leary--775-324-6958

The Veterans Guest House provides United States military service veterans and their families temporary overnight accommodations when receiving treatment at a medical facility in the Reno-Sparks area.

VETERAN RESOURCE CENTER

Ed Crawford--775-360-2155

Assist veterans and their families with housing, food, gas cards, and utility bills.

WESTERN NEVADA COLLEGE VETERANS RESOURCE CENTER

Kevin Burns--775-445-4237

One stop shop for student veterans at Western NV College. Assist with GI Bill education benefits as well as all VA benefits.

US DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS

800-827-1000

One stop resource for service members, veterans, and dependent inquiries ranging from health care to education to financial assistance.