Emergency Bus Tickets/Homeless Services/HELP

Homeless Evaluation Liaison Program (HELP)

General Information
Description of Service: Provides emergency bus tickets home. Must meet at least the following criteria: requirements:
a) MUST GO IN IN PERSON, NO EXCEPTIONS
b) Must be homeless
c) must have good reason why they aren't able to stay and do day labor to buy the ticket themselves (i.e., single parent w/children, disabled, elderly, etc.)
Able-bodied persons are directed to emergency housing and given day labor information. If a woman and her children are abandoned here by dad/boyfriend, the HELP office will help them get back home. If person knows someone who could wire them money, but doesn't have the money to make the calls, the HELP office will make all the long distance calls they need for them. The HELP office must be able to contact the person they intend to stay with. Client must go in person to receive services.
Location: Washoe County
 
Client Information
Target Population: Homeless
Age Group: All Ages
Gender: Either
Eligibility: Homeless. (See Service Description for more details.)
 
Fees or Charges
Type of Fees: None
Fee Amounts: None
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 7 days per week
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Specific Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 7 days per week
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone: (775)321-8330
Physical Site Address 1: 355 Record St.
Physical Site Address 2: Inside Reno Community Assistance Center
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Reno, NV 89512
Main Phone: (775)321-8330 but client must go in person to receive services.
Service Location Email: askrpd@reno.gov
Web Address: reno.gov/Index.aspx?page=198
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Reno Police Department
Affiliated Program: Homeless Evaluation Liaison Program (HELP)
This Service: Emergency Bus Tickets/Homeless Services/HELP
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bus Fare (BT-8300.1000)