Basic Assistance

Basic Services

Nye County Health and Human Services offers various emergency services depending on the availability of grant funds. Services offered may include:

  • Assistance for food
  • Transportation costs for medical appointments and/or supportive services
  • Rent
  • Utilities
  • Rent/ Utility Deposits
  • Medication
  • Child Care
  • Hygiene Kits

A Nye County Assistance Application must be completed and returned along with certain required documentation in order for eligibility to be determined. Read the guidelines for completing the application.

Please use these forms and documents to review, download and complete to apply for assistance.

Once the application is completed and all documentation has been assembled, telephone either the Tonopah or the Pahrump office to schedule an appointment.

Other Agencies

Other agencies that may be able to provide assistance are:

  • Family Resource Center
    Pahrump Office (775) 727-3885
    Tonopah Office (775) 482-8819
  • No To Abuse
    Pahrump Office (775) 751-1118
    Tonopah Office (775) 482-3016
  • Salvation Army
    Pahrump Office (775) 751-6171
    Tonopah Office (775) 482-5425
  • Nevada Outreach Training Organization
    Pahrump Office (775) 751-1118
    Tonopah Office (775) 482-3016
    Crisis Hotline (888) 882-2873 or (775) 751-1118