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Division of Child and Family Services





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Children's Mental Health

Child Mental Health Services

Community-Based Outpatient Services

Residential and Day Treatment Services

Performance and Quality Improvement

DCFS provides a wide range of mental health services to children, adolescents and their families in Clark and Washoe Counties.  Treatment services in these two major urban areas are provided through Southern Nevada Child and Adolescent Services and Northern Nevada Child and Adolescent Services.

Northern Nevada Child and Adolescent Services has one primary location in Reno and serves children and families throughout the greater Reno/Sparks area.  Southern Nevada Child and Adolescent Services operates five Neighborhood Family Service Centers throughout the Las Vegas valley. Treatment services in the rural region are provided through Rural Mental Health, Division of Mental Health and Disability Services. 
DCFS provides mental health treatment services for children with significant emotional and/or behavioral problems. Children are referred by parents, schools, child welfare, juvenile justice, private mental health providers, adult mental health providers, etc. to mental health services.  Services are provided in a strengths-based approach that respects family decision-making about their children and honors the family’s cultural values and practices.  Services are individualized for each child and family. 
DCFS’ mental health services include Community-Based Outpatient Services, Residential and Day Treatment Services and Contracted Services (NNCAS, SNCAS and Rural DCFS).

Children’s Mental Health Services Phone Directory

Focus Groups Executive Summary (pdf)

Children's Mental Health Brochure (pdf)



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Nevada Division of Child & Family Services
4126 Technology Way, 3rd Floor
Carson City, NV 89706 
Phone: (775) 684-4400            Fax:  (775) 684-4455

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