Getting older or caring for someone who is getting older is not easy. All of us need advice, and sometimes assistance with the maze of long-term care and health services. Washoe County Senior Services is the first point of contact for Washoe County's growing population of seniors, their families, and caregivers. Contact us by telephone at (775) 328-2575, website at http://www.washoecounty.us/seniorsrv, by e-mail at and/or visiting our main center at 1155 E. 9th Street Reno, NV 89512. Every one of our dedicated employees takes the WCSS mission to heart and are here to help you. Our mission is to ensure that every older adult is able to live independently as long as possible and to be informed of his or her long-term care options. WCSS also provides these services: Congregate Meals, Home Delivered Meals, Senior Law Project, Aging & Disability Resource Center, Caregiver Support, Daybreak Adult Day Health Care, Social Services program and services: Case Management, Representative Payee, Homecare Services, and Visiting Nurse/Medication Management. Volunteer opportunities are available.
The Reno Senior Center is a focal point of information and activities: exercise classes, art classes, bingo, cards, pool, Mah-Jong, line dancing, senior dance club of NV (Friday Nights only), and others. Congregate meals are served from 11:15am -12:30 pm. The Reno center also hosts a branch of the County Library (Tue-Fri, 9am-1pm), American Association of Retire