Provides free colon cancer screenings.
The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) acts as a single point of entry for long-term support for seniors age 60 or above, people with disabilities (of any age), family members, and care providers.
Program to ensure that long term facilities are being monitored and that residents are protected
Program providing eye care and examinations specific for glaucoma. (Glasses or other procedures not included)
Site that helps patients search for specific eye related medications to see the brand and generic prices.
Program designed for seniors who are in need of an eye exam or care for eye related health. (Glasses or other procedures not included)
CARE Chest's Diabetic Supplies program distributes testing supplies, including blood-glucose monitors, test strips, syringes and lancets, as needed on a monthly basis for prescribed patients
CARE Chest connects clients with resources like home and vehicle modifications and assistive technology in partnership with agencies including the Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living. CARE Chest also administers a low-interest loan program to fund similar projects
Medical equipment and supplies available. Durable medical equipment is loaned for as long as it is needed, and one-time use supplies can be re-ordered monthly.
CARE Chest provides doctor-prescribed liquid medical nutrition, known medically as enteral products. Popular brands include Ensure, Glucerna (for diabetics) and Carnation Instant Breakfast.
Under the branch of the Community Health Alliance Clinic, the outreach clinic aids those greatly in need. Services include screenings for various health problems as well as general check-ups. (Dental included)
This center provides services such as education and support programs for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Offers information about various hearing assistance programs such as hearing devices offered at lower costs or covered by Medicaid.
This is a geriatrician office that offers comprehensive services such as diagnoses, treatment, and ongoing services. Offers care for Alzheimer's or Dementia patients. There is family caregiver support, counseling, and education. Cognitive testing can also be done here.
N4 was designed using the senior village model, although with an intergenerational approach, to link people and organizations for exchanging services with support and engagement to grow strong and healthy communities. N4 serves all citizens living in Northern Nevada.
Loans items such as wheelchairs, walkers, shower chairs, and other durable medical equipment
Provides independent living skills training, peer counseling, assistance transitioning from nursing homes and other institutions to community-based residences, and assisting individuals to avoid institutional placement.
Provides technical assistance, consultation and education to individuals, agencies, and businesses regarding disability related issues and Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) laws and standards.