Consumer Direct Nevada

Building on the success and experience of the self-directed model in the states of Montana and Alaska, Consumer Direct established services in Nevada in 2003. The program is specifically intended to allow individuals with health care needs to remain in their homes and communities and to avoid placement in an institution.

This program is designed for individuals who are capable of directing their own personal care services or appointing a Personal Representative to act on their behalf.

Nevada program requirements include:

  • Eligibility for Nevada Medicaid
  • The need for assistance with activities of daily living such as:
    • medication reminders
    • transfers
    • bathing & hygiene
    • dressing & grooming
    • ambulation
    • eating
    • toileting, bowel & bladder care
  • The need for assistance with instrumental activities of daily living such as:
    • meal preparation
    • light housekeeping
    • necessity shopping
    • medical escort
  • Completion of an assessment for placement in the program
  • There is no age requirement in the state of Nevada

For information about Consumer Direct Nevada, call toll free: 1 (877) 786-4999.

Ice Cream Social


This summer, we hosted an ice cream social for Consumers and Caregivers to meet staff at the Reno office. It’s a great opportunity for people to get acquainted, enjoy good food, and fun games. We are glad to make these connections and build on relationships. Thanks to all who came!

2014 W-2 Information

For 2014 W-2s, the IRS requires that all W-2s be mailed to employees no later than 2/2/2015. In years past the date has been January 31st, but that date is a weekend so the deadline moves to the next business day.
Additionally, The IRS has announced that they will not begin processing 2014 tax returns until 1/20/15.

CDNV Fall 2014 Newsletter

Our Fall Newsletter is available for download. Link is below.

CDNV Fall Newsletter 2014