CARE Chest provides doctor-prescribed liquid medical nutrition, known medically as enteral products. Popular brands include Ensure, Glucerna (for diabetics) and Carnation Instant Breakfast.
Provides nutritious meals to the poor, the homeless, and under-served men, women, and children.
Food pantry that provides staples and raw ingredients, such as bags of pasta, rice, and canned goods.
Gives seniors the opportunity for fresh healthy food through monthly food distribution.
Elders in need will receive coupons that can be used to obtain food from local farmers' markets during various times of the year only. Limited spots available. Seasonal through the summer sign up at local site.
Individuals will receive a card in which there will be a certain amount to purchase pre-approved food.
Provides a wide array of services such as food assistance, housing, utility assistance, etc. (There are various locations which can be found online or through calling.)
Washoe County Senior Services offers information and resources regarding activities, classes, and events open to the senior community. Also provides daily lunches at congregate meal sites through Washoe County Nutrition Services.