For 1 October survivors feeling affected by the recent mass shooting events in the news, there is help available. The Disaster Distress Helpline is available 24/7: 1-800-985-5990. Or by text: Text TalkWithUs to 66746. You can also call us at 702-455-2433, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday-Friday.
If you are having thoughts of suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Line, 24 hours a day, seven days a week: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Or visit the Nevada Coalition for Suicide Prevention for information on available trainings.
We want people to know there’s still help and hope. Those that apply to our financial assistance program and are approved will remain in our queue while we also explore other resources and solutions with them.Once more funds are available, they will receive assistance. The Resiliency Center is doing everything possible to expedite the process to obtain the remaining donations from the survivor-created nonprofit, Route91Strong. The Resiliency Center will also publicly disclose final monetary figures that will transfer from Route91Strong after the nonprofit finalizes the accounting from its dissolution.
Partnering agencies represented at the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center to assist those affected by the shooting include Clark County, Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, the state of Nevada and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Victims Services.
The Vegas Strong Resiliency Center is a place of healing and support dedicated to serving as a multi-agency resource and referral center for residents, visitors and responders affected by the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival. The Center is managed by Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, and is staffed by knowledgeable and caring professionals to help people access resources to help them build strength and resiliency in the aftermath of this incident.
Anyone impacted by 1 October is welcome to call, email or visit the Resiliency Center. To protect the confidentiality of visitors, media are not allowed to visit the center without making arrangements in advance. Services that are available include victim advocacy and support, case management, counseling and spiritual care referrals, technical assistance with applying for online services including FBI Victim Assistance services and more. Free civil legal services are available including legal consultations and possible legal representation for issues involving insurance matters, medical billing problems, debt collection, housing and evictions, family law matters and more.
Together our community is #VegasStronger as we support those affected by the 1 October shooting incident.
Vegas Strong Resiliency Center Intake Form
Please fill out our intake form so our staff can contact you, assess your needs and refer you to available resources.
We are committed to helping anyone impacted by 1 October, including those who live in communities outside of Las Vegas.
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