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Category: Nevada

Find a Need, NevadaMar. 3, 2016

Current Service Opportunities in Washoe County, NV

Washoe County has volunteer opportunities for people, churches, and small groups to serve one time or ongoing. We are seeking people that have a heart to mentor youth in care, biological families working reunification plans, and at risk families. We are looking for people to tutor our children staying in Kid’s Kottage. We are in need of churches willing to host our faith based training and support groups and provide child care. We are also looking for people willing to provide child care for relative placements while the caretakers attend mandatory training. For more information please contact Gloria Torma at […]

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Find a Need, NevadaMar. 3, 2016

Current Information & Needs for Washoe County, NV First Response

First Response is a relationship between church members and Washoe County social services designed to provide short term help to struggling families who are at risk for their children becoming foster children. First Response works with the agency to identify families who are at risk of becoming part of the foster care system due to circumstances (such as job losses or changes or delays in benefits) to help keep the children with their parents. Ways to support Washoe County’s First Response program include but are not limited to: Financial Support. All donations are used to provide temporary shelter, food, clothes, […]

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Nevada, UncategorizedMar. 3, 2016

Current Need Statewide Nevada

We have an ongoing need for Walmart gift and restaurant gift cards for workers to provide a meal and obtain personal items for children at the time of removal.

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Nevada, UncategorizedMar. 3, 2016

Current Needs Elko Area – Nevada

Cribs and mattresses Car seats for toddlers and infants Furniture, e.g. dressers, beds/and mattresses Diapers, baby wipes, bottles, playpen, age appropriate toys, children’s books, baby shampoo/wash/ lotion/powder/and diaper rash ointment cream, and baby formula Clothing for all ages according to the season/weather Bedding items, blankets, towels, toiletry bags for males/females Gift Cards Household cleaning products Shoes for all ages School backpacks/school supplies

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Find a Need, NevadaDec. 30, 2015

Current Needs for Kid’s Kottage Washoe County

The Washoe County temporary shelter, Kid’s Kottage, has an ongoing need for new pajamas, shoes, and socks for boys and girls coming into care. All sizes are needed.

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Find a Need, NevadaDec. 30, 2015

Current Needs in the Pahrump and Ely Areas

Cribs and mattresses Car seats for toddlers and infants Furniture, e.g. dressers, beds/and mattresses Diapers, baby wipes, bottles, playpen, age appropriate toys, children’s books, baby shampoo/wash/ lotion/powder/and diaper rash ointment cream, and baby formula Clothing for all ages according to the season/weather Bedding items, blankets, towels, toiletry bags for males/females Gift Cards Household cleaning products Shoes for all ages School backpacks/school supplies

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