Human Services

We take care of our own!  Carson City reaches out to those in need by providing a network of human services so important in making a community special.

Community Resources

Carson City Health & Human Services

To protect and improve the quality of life for our Community through disease prevention, education, and support services.



Partnership Carson City

Carson City is not immune to the issues of gangs, drugs, alcohol abuse, and poverty and the effects these issues have on a community. An informed and involved community is the best response to effectively address these issues.



Senior Services: 

Carson City Senior Center

Providing a home away from home for those who wish to socialize with others in their age group.  Warm meals are served daily. 



Meals on Wheels

Serving the homebound senior.



Nevada Aging & Disability Service Programs


Senior Assisted Living

Senior In Home Care


Senior Retirement Centers


Senior Apartments for low-income seniors:

Autumn Village
1101 Beverly Dr. C
Carson City, NV

Christina Court Apartments
1800 Russell Way
Carson City NV, 89706

Sierra Ridge Apartments
1820 Russell Way
Carson City NV, 89706



Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada

The new facility offers a safe environment for kids whose parents are working.  After school and all day during school breaks.



CASA - Court Appointed Special Advocates

Provides a voice for children within the court system.



Family Mentoring:

Community Counseling Center

Helps families and individuals with addiction problems.



Ron Wood Family Resource Center

Currently offering a vast array of services that range from basic needs assistance to parenting classes and after school programs.



Capital City Circles Initiative

A community-based program that assists families living in poverty achieve the goal of self-sufficiency through education and supportive friendships with "Allies"; middle-class members from the community.    



Friends in Service Helping

Provides hot meals for the homeless along with medical care and a homeless shelter.



Women's Shelter:

Advocates to End Domestic Violence

Providing support and care of abused women and children.



Animal Services:

Carson Tahoe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)

Works with local public animal shelter to spay and neuter dogs and cats while actively searching for their new home. 



Nevada Humane Society Carson City Center 

Animal Services
549 Airport Road
Carson City, NV 89701
Office: (775) 887-2171
Fax: (775) 887-2128
Licensing and Redemption:
8:00 am – 6:30 pm daily

Adoptions and Donations:

11am - 6:30pm | Monday - Friday
10am - 6:30pm | Saturday
11am - 6:30pm | Sunday
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day