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 find 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.