Community Outreach

Douglas County Social Services provides community outreach to ensure that all eligible residents are receiving services. Regardless of where the services are provided, the same documentation and verifications are required. 

Topaz Ranch Estates (TRE) Community Center
Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month between 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

3939 Carter Way, TRE, Wellington

Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday afternoon, the Topaz Ranch Estates (TRE) satellite office operates out of the TRE Community Center located at 3939 Carter Way in TRE, Wellington; primarily serving residents from the southern end of the county. Walk-ins are welcomed and encouraged.

Home Visit

When a resident is home-bound and in need of Social Services' assistance, a case manager may be requested to visit in the person's home. Specific appointment times can be accommodated as needed. Schedule an appointment by contacting the DCSS main office directly at (775) 782-9825.

State of Nevada, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Welfare and Supportive Services

The State of Nevada provides a Family Services Specialist to assist Douglas County residents with processing their public assistance benefits, i.e., Medicaid, SNP, and TANF.

Times are subject to change without notice. Please, call the day of at 8 a.m. to reserve your appointment! 

  • Monday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (last session held at 3:30 p.m.) at Douglas County Social Services, Gardnerville
  • 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (last session held at 3:30 p.m.) at Topaz Ranch Estates (TRE) Community Center
  • Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (last session held at 3:30 p.m.) at Douglas County Social Services, Gardnerville
  • Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (last session held at 3:30 p.m.) at Douglas County Social Services, Gardnerville
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (last session held at 3:30 p.m.) at Washoe Tribe, Gardnerville

LOCATIONS:

  • Douglas County Social Services: 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville
  • Topaz Ranch Estates Community Center: 3939 Carter Way, Wellington
  • Washoe Tribe: 1559 Watasheamu Road, Gardnerville