Virginia City: Family Support Resources

Food Bank of Northern Nevada

Description: 1 in 5 people in our service area struggles with hunger. For children, it's 1 in 4. We address hunger through outreach, advocacy and education. We believe no one should go hungry. Neighborhood Pantry provides food throughout Northern Nevada.
Phone: (775) 331-3663

Silver Strike Farms

Description: We here at Silver Strike Farms provide education to all livestock owners from the smallest child that has a single pet rabbit up to commercial farms with hundreds of animals. Our members are very active in 4H, FFA, NNPFA, and homesteading clubs as well as various animal rescue and rehabilitation services. We also provide rescue, rehabilitation and relocation services for livestock of all shapes and sizes. As well as on site care for elderly or disabled livestock owners.

The Foster Grandparent Program

Description: The Foster Grandparent Program pairs seniors with at-risk youth. "Grammas" and "Grampas" volunteer to mentor and tutor children. The goals are to help children meet academic goals, improve social development, and remain engaged in school.
Phone: (775) 358-2768