Essential Services

Programs through Essential Services seek to alleviate hardship and strengthen and preserve families, while also encouraging personal responsibility and independence. The department provides the following programs to residents of Lyon County:

Individuals seeking assistance must complete a Request for Services form and turn it into the Dayton, Fernley, Silver Springs, or Yerington office.

Locations and Contact Information
  1. Edrie LaVoie

    Human Services Director

  2. Heather Benson

    Essential Services Division Manager

  3. Human Services

    Physical Address
    620 Lake Ave
    Silver Springs, NV 89429

    Phone: (775) 577-5009
    Fax: (775) 577-5093