Nevada

Community Support

Ability Center Las Vegas — Scott
6001 South Decatur Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89118

Nevada PEP
Nevada PEP is a nonprofit organization that provides information, services, and training to Nevada families of children with disabilities.
www.nvpep.org

Nevada PEP Central
2101 S. Jones Blvd. Suite 120
Las Vegas, Nevada 89146
(702) 388-8899

Satellite Office Reno/Sparks
4600 Kietzke Lane I-202
Reno, Nevada 89502
(775) 448-9950

Everything Medical
1811 West Charleston Blvd. #2
Las Vegas, NV 89102

Bennett Medical Supplies
6125 South Valley View Blvd. Suite A
Las Vegas, NV 89118

National Seating and Mobility
7340 Eastgate Road
Suite 130
Henderson, NV 89011



Hospitals, Clinics & Doctors

Orthopedic Motion
Main Office
2800 East Desert Inn Rd. Suite 250
Las Vegas, Nevada 89121
(702) 697-7070
www.lasvegas-spina-bifida.com/reviews.html

Nevada Neurosciences Institute (NNI)
3131 La Canada Street; Suite 101
Las Vegas, NV 89169
(702) 731-8115

Claire Close
Pediatric & Adult Urology
2629 W. Horizon Ridge
Building 2629, Suite 100
Henderson NV 89052
(702) 220-4006

Dr. Randal Peoples
Stanford/St. Rose Neurosurgery Clinic
2865 Siena Heights Dr Suite 131
Henderson, NV 89052

The Spine And Brain Institute
Dr. Kelly Schmidt
861 Coronado Center Drive Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89052

Dr. howard Baron
Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Associates
3196 S Maryland Pkwy Suite 309
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Western Regional Center for Brain and Spine Surgery/ Stuart Kaplan, M.D.
3061 South Maryland Parkway
Suite 200
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Kids Healthcare
3006 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Suite 315
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Prosthetic Center of Excellence
400 Shadow Lane Ste 110
Las Vegas, NV 89106

Nevada Spine Clinic - Barb Lewis
West Las Vegas
7140 Smoke Ranch Road
Suite 150
Las Vegas, NV 89128

Dr. Waldo Feng
Childrens Urology Associates
653 N Town Center Dr Suite 114
Las Vegas, NV 89144

Dr. Gautham Reddy
Primary Care
2401 Horizon Ridge Pkway
Suite 100
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 385-7001

Alexander Imas, MD
Physical Medicine
112-1 South Eastern Avenue #110
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 982-7100

Dr. Pinto
Pulmonary Care
1701 North Green Valley Parkway Bldg. 5-A
Henderson, NV 89074

Dr. Brian Lipman
Infectious Disease
6088 South Durango Drive #D-100
Las Vegas, NV 89113
(702) 380-4242

Matthew NG, MD
Otology, Neurology, Skull Surgery
3150 North Tenaya Way Suite 140
Las Vegas, NV 89128
(702) 562-1777

Dr. Judy Craythorn
Ophthalmologist
2475 West Horizon Ridge
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 731-2088

Dr. Lisa Cohen
Neurologist
Neurology Center of Nevada
2430 West Horizon Ridge Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 247-9994

Leslie Browder, MD
Colon/Rectal Surgery
University Health System
1707 West Charleston Blvd. Suite 160
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 671-5150

Dr. Ganapathy Ramanathan
Cardiologist
38 Water Street
Suite 310
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 240-6482

Robery Dow, DDS
Dentist
2421 West Horizon Ridge Parkway
Suite 100
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 434-8141



Government Support & Programs

STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION: SPECIAL EDUCATION
Gloria Dopf, Director
Educational Equity, Department of Education
700 E. Fifth Street, Suite 113
Carson City, NV 89701-5096
(702) 687-9142

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 5
Educational Equity
Department of Education 
700 E. Fifth Street, Suite 113
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 687-9170
Email: kallred@nsn.k12.nv.us

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
  Department of Human Resources
3987 S. McCarran Boulevard
Reno, NV 89502
(775) 688-2284
Email: jamulven@dcfs.state.nv.us

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITES: AGES 3 THROUGH 5
Sharon Rogers, Consultant
Educational Equity, Department of Education
700 E. Fifth Street, Suite 113
Carson City, NV 89701-5096
(702) 687-9142

PROGRAMS FOR INFANTS AND TODDLERS WITH DISABILITIES: AGES BIRTH THROUGH 2
Marilyn K. Walter, Chief
Early Childhood Services/DCFS
Department of Human Resources
3987 S. McCarran Boulevard
Reno, NV 89502
(702) 688-2284

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION AGENCY
Elizabeth Breshears, Administrator
Rehabilitation Division, Dept. of Employment, Training, & Rehabilitation
505 East King St., Room 502
Carson City, NV 89710
(702) 687-4440

OFFICE OF STATE COORDINATOR OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
Phyllis Rich, Director of School Improvement & Workforce Education
Occupational and Continuing Education Branch
Department of Education
700 E. Fifth Street, Suite 111
Carson City, NV 89701-5096 (702) 687-9190

STATE MENTAL HEALTH AGENCY
Division of Mental Hygiene & Mental Retardation
Department of Human Resources
Kinkead Bldg., Suite 602
505 East King Street
Carson City, NV 89701-3790
(702) 687-5943
E-mail: MHMR@govmail.state.nv.us

STATE MENTAL HEALTH REPRESENTATIVE FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH
Ken Patterson, Administrator
Division of Child/Family Services
711 East Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(702) 687-5982

STATE DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES PLANNING COUNCIL
Paul Haugen, DD Planner
Office of Community Based Services
711 South Stewart St
Carson City, NV 89701
(702) 687-4452

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Judith Wright, Chief
Bureau of Family Health Services, Division of Health
Dept. of Human Resources
505 East King Street, Room 200
Carson City, NV 89701-4792
(702) 687-4885
E-mail: jwright@govmail.state.nv.us

Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living
1919 Grimes Street, Suite B
Fallon, NV 89406
(702) 423-4900 (V/TTY)

Donald Stromquist, Executive Director
Nevada Easter Seal Society
6100 Neil Road, Suite 201
Reno, NV 89511
(702) 322-6555
(800) 555-7495 (in NV)

UNIVERSITY AFFILIATED PROGRAM
JoAnne Johnson, Acting Director
University Affiliated Program
Research and Education Planning Center
College of Education/MS285
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557
(702) 784-4921 (V/TTY)
(800) 216-7988

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE
Todd Butterworth, Director
Nevada Assistive Technology Collaborative
Rehabilitation Division
Office of Community Based Services
711 South Stewart Street
Carson City, NV 89710
(702) 687-4452
(702) 687-3388 (TTY)

PARENT TRAINING AND INFORMATION PROJECT
Karen Taycher, Executive Director
Nevada PEP
601 S. Rancho Drive, Suite C25
Las Vegas, NV 89106
(702) 388-8899
(800) 216-5188
E-mail: nvpep@vegas.infi.net

PARENT-TO-PARENT
Cheryl Dinnell, State Coordinator
Nevada Parent Network
REPC, College of Education/278
Reno, NV 89557-0082
(702) 784-4921
(800) 216-7988
E-mail: cdinnell@scs.unr.edu

Easter Seals Nevada
6100 Neil Road, Suite 201
Reno, NV 89511 
(775) 322-6555
(800) 228-7102
Email: nveaster@aol.com
Web: www.easterseals.com

Easter Seals Southern Nevada
Easter Seals Southern Nevada provides a wide range of services to children and adults with disabilities and special needs including Adult Day Services, Developmental Child Care, Family Respite, Job Training and Employment, Information and Referral and Supported Living.
Karla McComb, Community Relations Coordinator
6200 W. Oakey Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146
(702) 870-7050
Fax: (702) 870-7649
Email: kmccomb@eastersealssn.org
Web: www.easter-seals.org

Family TIES of Nevada - Reno Office
3100 Mill Street, Suite 117 
Reno, NV 89502 
(775) 823-9500 
Fax: (775) 323-2205 
Email: info@familytiesnv.org

Family TIES of Nevada - Las Vegas Office
6130 Elton Avenue, Suite 100 
Las Vegas, NV 89107 
(702) 740-4200 
Fax: (702) 216-0321 
Email: info@familytiesnv.org

Nevada Early Intervention Services (NEIS)
Provide services and supports to families to meet the individualized developmental needs of their child and facilitate the child’s participation in family and community life.
Janelle Mulvenon, Bureau Chief
Bureau of Early Intervention Services
3427 Goni Rd., Suite 108
Carson City, NV 89706
(775) 684-3460
(800) 522-0066
Fax: (775) 684-3486
Email: jmulvenon@health.nv.gov
Web: http://health.nv.gov



Education

Nevada Department of Education
700 East Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701-5096
(702) 687-9217
Fax: (702) 687-9202
Web: http://www.doe.nv.gov/

It IS About Kids
Special Education parent advocacy. Specializing in IEP writing and meetings, understanding assessments, and placement decisions. I will attend district meetings with parents.
Barbara Myers
4552 Hillview Dr.
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 882-8817
Fax: (775) 882-4715
Email: info@itisaboutkids.com

Nevada Parent-Teacher Association
6120 W. Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
(702) 258-7885
(800) 782-7201
Email: nv_office@pta.org
Web: www.nevadapta.org


Employment

Division on Career Development and Transition
Web: www.dcdt.org/

Workforce Education
Department of Education
700 E. Fifth Street, Suite 111
Carson City, NV 89701-5096
(775) 687-9144



Health Insurance

Nevada Department of Health & Human Services
The Healthy Kids Program
Web: http://dhcfp.nv.gov/hk.htm

Las Vegas Medicaid District Office
1210 South Valley View
Suite 104
Las Vegas, NV 89102

Medicaid and CHIP
1-877-KIDS NOW (1-877-543-7669)
Web: www.insurekidsnow.gov/state/nevada



Public Transportation

Nevada Public Transit
Web: www.nevadadot.com



Parks, Recreation & Camps

Inspiration Station at Dick Taylor Park
Universally Accessible Playground
1301 Valley Road
Reno, NV 89512

Pah Rah Mountain Park
Universally Accessible Playground
1750 Shadow Lane
City of Sparks, NV

Valley View Park
Dream Playground
Universally Accessible Playground
710 West Lake Mead Blvd.
North Las Vegas, NV 89030

CampCare Nevada
P.O. Box 12155
Reno, NV 89510
775-323-3737
Web: www.campcarenevada.org

Camp Lotsafun
3660 Baker Lane
Suite 103
Reno, NV 89509
775-827-3866
Web: www.camplotsafun.com

Stable Health & Wellness Center
We provide Therapeutic Horseback Riding and unique learning opportunities for children and youth with physical, emotional and social difficulties.
Melissa Bennett
117 Farkas Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89145
(702) 951-9369
(702) 306-7530
Fax: (702) 953-0695
Email: mbennett@stable-health.com
Web: http://www.stable-health.com



General Disability Resources

Social Security
Web: www.ssa.gov

Ability Online
Web: www.abilityonline.org

Southern Nevada Center for Independent Living
6039 Eldora Avenue, Suite F-6
Las Vegas, NV 89146
(702) 889-4216

The Special Needs Planning Center - Las Vegas
Heath Burch, CFP
8880 West Sunset Road, Suite 250
Las Vegas, NV 89148
(816) 741-1100
Web: http://www.thesnpcenter.com


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