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Washoe County Senior Services

Events and Announcements

775-328-2575

 

  

 

 
 
Medicare Improvements for Patients and
Providers Act (MIPPA)
 
 
 Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act provides funding to help
Medicare beneficiaries apply for two valuable benefits:
 
1.  Low Income Subsidy "Extra Help" - provides assistance to Medicare Part D beneficiaries in paying for their monthly prescription drug costs.
2.  Medicare Savings Programs - available through the state Medicaid agency, helps consumers with low income pay for their Medicare premiums.
 

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Senior Services Monthly Food Pantry
Gross Maximum Income --1 person - $1,245 per month;
2 people - $1,681 per month
Must be 60 or older (or have spouse 60+) 
Two bags per household, First 300 participants only
ID and Proof of Income ARE REQUIRED

Distribution is the Third Tuesday each month beginning at 9:00 am.
  Limited to the first 300 people
Only at the Reno Senior Center, 1155 E. 9th Street
 October 21      

 January 20  

 April 21    
 November 18      

 February 17      

 May 19    

 December 16 

 March 17   

 June 16    

   

 

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 USDA Commodity Food
Maximum Income --1 person - $1,436.25 per month;
2 people - $1,938.75 per month
Must be 60 or older (or have spouse 60+)

Distribution will be on the first Thursday
of odd numbered months,
8:00 am until 10:00 am
(Or until commodities are gone, whichever comes first.)
Reno Senior Center Multipurpose Room
1155 E. 9th Street, Reno


 November 6    

 March 5   

 January - TBA    

 May 7     

       

    

 

Misrepresentation of need, sale or exchange, receiving from more than one agency
during a TEFAP distribution month or misuse of USDA commodities is prohibited
and could result in a fine, imprisonment, or both.

"In accordance with Federal law and U.S. department of Agriculture policy,
this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race,
color, national origin, sex, age, religion or disability."

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SNAP Outreach
(Food Stamps)

Monthly Workshop at the Washoe County Senior Center
1155 E. 9th St., Reno

Third Tuesday each month  8:30 - 10:00 AM

You will need to bring the following info (we have the applications) - Identification & Social Security numbers; paycheck stubs or employer statement; proof of other income (includes Social Security, VA, alimony, pensions); current lease, rental agreement or mortgage statement; current utility expenses; court ordered child support expenses

For more information, call the Northern Nevada Food Bank
775-331-3663

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Food Truck (CSFP)
 
Third Thursday of each month 9:30 - 11:00 AM
Food Bank of Northern Nevada
775-331-3663
Maximum Income -- 1 person - $1,245, 2 people - $1,681
 

 October 16    

 November 20

 December 18    

 January 15    

 February 19    

 March 19