Resource Number: 69317802
Alternative Name: CHAP
Description: The State of Nevada is providing short-term rental assistance to Nevadans experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19. Funds will be paid directly to the landlord or property manager. These residential relief funds are offered as a grant to eligible Nevada tenants and are not required to be paid back. **Clark county is no longer excepting new applications. Washoe county is no longer excepting new applications.
This resource center is open daily, Monday through Sunday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Here the staff conducts needs assessments and referrals to appropriate services. Our Client Advocate Staff assists families in the development of a plan to achieve employment and housing. The Family Navigation Center also addresses the emergency support needs of homeless families with minor children. A variety of continuing education classes are available at our center which address life skills, financial management, parenting and good tenancy.
Family Promise of Las Vegas quickly pivoted in response to the coronavirus pandemic to assure the safety of clients, staff and volunteers. Homeless families currently shelter in motel settings while they receive case management services. Local congregations continue to assist with support services to families.
A grant through United Way of Southern Nevada/Siemer Foundation supports eviction prevention and stabilization services so families do not have to experience the trauma of becoming homeless.
Family Promise of Las Vegas leases two apartment units that are made available to families who have achieved employment stability but need additional time to strengthen their financial position.
A new initiative that will connect congregations with a family in the program to provide additional support and mentoring.
“Just Neighbors” is just getting underway. Check back soon for more info!
The most direct way to support Family Promise is through a financial contribution. Your donation provides services and housing to our families.