State of Nevada Division of Mental Health & Developmental Services (MHDS)

 
General Information
Description of AgencyMHDS is a Division of the Department of Health and Human Services. Under the Nevada Revised Statutes, the Division is responsible for planning, administration, policy setting, monitoring, and budget development of all state funded mental health and developmental services programs. MHDS administration is also directly involved in decisions regarding agency structure, staffing, and program development.

In addition to coordinating the work of its agencies, Division staff work with many stakeholders, including family members, advocates, service providers, legislators, law enforcement, and the general public.

The Division is obliged to offer care regardless of ability to pay, assure services are offered in the "least restrictive environment," base services upon individual needs, and honor consumer rights.
MissionThe mission of the Division of Mental Health & Developmental Services (MHDS) is to develop and operate programs that assist individuals who have mental illness or developmental disabilities to live as independently as possible.
LocationCarson City County
Funded ByState of Nevada
AffiliationsState of Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1MHDS Administrative Office
Physical Site Address 24126 Technology Way
Physical Site City, State, ZipCarson City, NV 89706
Main Phone775-684-5943
Fax775-684-5964 and 775-684-5966
Emailmhds@mhds.nv.gov
Web Addressmhds.nv.gov
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: State of Nevada Division of Mental Health & Developmental Services (MHDS)
Affiliated Programs: Desert Regional Center (DRC)
Lake's Crossing Center
Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health (NNAMHS)
Rural Services Community Mental Health
Sierra Regional Center (SRC)
Southern Nevada Adult Mental Health (SNAMHS)
Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Agency (SAPTA)
Affiliated Services: Adult Mental Health Services - SNAMHS East Las Vegas Clinic - Sahara
Adult Mental Health Services - SNAMHS Henderson Clinic - Sunset
Adult Mental Health Services - SNAMHS North Las Vegas Clinic - Las Vegas Blvd.
Adult Mental Health Services - SNAMHS West Las Vegas Clinic - Charleston
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Battle Mountain
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Carson City
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Dayton
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Douglas
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Elko
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Ely
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Fallon
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Fernley
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Hawthorne
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Lovelock
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Pahrump
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Panaca
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Silver Springs
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Tonopah
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Winnemucca
Counseling/Mental Health Services - Yerington
Desert Regional Center (DRC) Las Vegas - 7th Street Satellite office
Desert Regional Center (DRC) Las Vegas - Flamingo Satellite Office
Desert Regional Center (DRC) Las Vegas - Jones Main Office
Dini-Townsend Psychiatric Hospital - NNAMHS Reno
Disability Support - Sierra Regional Center (SRC) - Reno
Drop in Center for All Persons Aged 18 and Over
Grant Management (SAPTA) Northern Nevada
Grant Management (SAPTA) Southern Nevada
Job and Day Training Services - Sierra Regional Center (SRC) - Reno
Lake's Crossing Center
Mental Health Assessment, Medication and Counseling - NNAMHS Reno - Galletti
Mental Health Assessment, Medication and Counseling - SNAMHS - Caliente
Mental Health Assessment, Medication and Counseling - SNAMHS - Laughlin
Mental Health Assessment, Medication and Counseling - SNAMHS - Mesquite
Mental Health Assessment, Medication and Counseling - SNAMHS - Pahrump
Nevada Prevention Resource Center (NPRC) - Reno
Rawson Neal Psychiatric Hospital - SNAMHS Las Vegas
Residential Cottages - Desert Regional Center (DRC) Las Vegas - S. Jones Blvd.
Supported Housing for the Mentally Ill - SNAMHS Las Vegas