The Aging and Disability Services Division's Advocates for Elders, formerly called the
Community Ombudsmen, provide the following services on a statewide basis:
|Advocacy and assistance to frail older adults, who are 60 years of age or older, primarily homebound and living in the community. |
| Resources and information to any older adult, their family and friends, and/or community and advocacy groups.|
Advocates for Elders also conduct:
|Public presentations relevant to Aging and Disability Services Division's programs and services|
|Outreach to locate and identify resources and services|
Advocates for Elders also participate on special older adult
task forces and work with senior community groups.
The services of the Advocate for Elders are free and confidential.
There are three Advocates for Elders within the Aging and Disability Services Division.
Please contact the Las Vegas, Elko or Reno office to speak with an Advocate for Elders.
The closest Advocate to your location will assist you. Services are provided statewide.
You may also email an Advocate for Elders.
To do so, please click the appropriate link below:
Reno or Elko