Connect Washoe County

Are you a community partner who wants to get involved or have questions about Connect Washoe County?

In response to community mental health needs, The Children’s Cabinet has partnered with Renown Health, Washoe County School District, and the Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention to achieve 5 broadly defined strategic activities to strengthen networks of care for teens and adolescents and their families.  

  • Combat deaths by suicide through the expansion of prevention, treatment, and family-centered support services
  • Develop a multi-tiered communication strategy, centering around developing non-traditional partnerships and joint messaging with an emphasis on eliminating the stigma of mental health
  • Advance linkages of community support services, government, and health practitioners
  • Strengthen, expand, and support interventions and programs within specific environments by building creative and non-traditional care avenues
  • Improve and support data collection, analysis, and dissemination efforts for behavioral health needs

Access the Resource Directory below, which will lead you to a comprehensive list of organizations in our area who support youth mental health needs. 

We are just getting started with this exciting work. Partnerships have been established between The Children’s Cabinet, Renown Health, Washoe County School District, and Nevada’s Office of Suicide Prevention and we welcome more partners and participants in this important movement. Please contact us for more information on how you can be part of  Connect Washoe County.

If you are a family seeking resources and support, please connect with us.

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