General Resources

NNCIL prides itself on being an adaptive organization. We have collected some of the most useful resources for our consumers here, but our list can always be improved.

So, if you have a resource you value that isn’t on our list, please let us know so we can add it. Alternately, if you can’t find what you need among our resources, contact us so we can help you find what you require.

Thank you for helping us improve as a community resource.

For resources specific to environmental health, visit this page.

Government ADA
Behavioral Studies 
Independent Living

Government ADA


  • Pacific ADA Center The purpose of the Pacific ADA Center is to build a partnership between the disability and business communities and to promote full and unrestricted participation in society for persons with disabilities through education and technical assistance.


  • Association for Science in Autism Treatment (ASAT)
    We promote safe, effective, science-based treatments for people with autism by disseminating accurate, timely, and scientifically sound information, advocating for the use of scientific methods to guide treatment, and combating unsubstantiated, inaccurate and false information about autism and its treatment.
  • Autism Coalition of Nevada
    A coalition of professionals, organizations, therapists, and individuals who serve Nevadans with Autism Spectrum Disorders and related neurodevelopmental disorders.
  • ABA Resources
    A collection of Internet and other resources which parents of children with PDD, PDD-NOS, autism, Asperger's Syndrome, or hyperlexia may find useful.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Autism
    Government data, resources and research on autism
  • The Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS)
    Organization providing information, networking, referrals and printed materials for families, challenged individuals and professionals concerned with the autism spectrum.

Behavioral Studies Research/Credentialing



  • Access to Healthcare
    Helping low income uninsured and underinsured Nevadans gain access to the healthcare services they need at a price they can afford.
  • Care Chest of Sierra Nevada
    Northern Nevada nonprofit agency serving individuals in need by providing medical resources, free of charge.
  • Healthlink USA
    The HealthlinkUSA Talk Health Forum is a place where you can discuss a specific health question and exchange information with others in a moderated environment.
  • Nevada Healthlink
    Shop for, compare, and purchase qualified health insurance plans compliant with the Affordable Care Act, using tax credits or subsidies that are based on your income.


  • Nevada Housing Division 
    The Nevada Housing Division improves lives and strengthens Nevada communities by expanding housing opportunities, building self-sufficiency, protecting the residents and industry of manufactured housing and by fostering economic development.
  • Nevada Housing Search is a free rental‑housing search and listing site for Nevada. It is updated regularly and always free to search and list.
  • Nevada Rural Housing Authority
    The Nevada Rural Housing Authority’s mission is to promote, provide, and finance affordable housing opportunities for all rural Nevadans.
  • Reno Housing Authority
    The RHA helps ensure nearly 9,000 people in the Truckee Meadows have a safe, secure place to call home.

Independent Living

Long-Term Planning


  • Note-Able Music Therapy Services
    The only nonprofit music therapy agency in Nevada, committed to changing the face of disability through the power of music.
  • N4: Neighbor Network of Northern Nevada
    Facilitates neighborly connection with time banking, transportation support, volunteer programs and meaningful social activities for everyone in our region.

Senior Centers




  • Nevada 211
    2-1-1 is a special telephone number reserved in Canada and the United States to provide information and referrals to health, human and social service organizations.