At VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, our experienced healthcare teams are devoted to providing the highest quality of care for veterans, their families, and their caregivers. We offer confidential assistance to veterans, service members, and their families at no cost in a non-medical setting. Our services include counseling for issues such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and the psychological effects of military sexual trauma (MST). We can also connect you with more support in VA and your community.
The Office of Military Legal Assistance (OMLA) is a comprehensive state program that unites the joint efforts of legal aid organizations, private sponsors, and the Nevada State Bar Association to address the need for affordable legal representation in Nevada's military communities. The Southern Nevada State Veterans Home is equipped to accommodate 180 residents in three housing units, including a 24-bed unit that provides two levels of safe care for residents with cognitive impairment. Veterans from rural communities can remotely connect with counselors and staff at the Henderson Vet Center to receive services. Veterans residing in Nevada can apply for a specialized combined hunting and fishing license through the Nevada Department of Wildlife's online licensing system or through a Nevada fishing and hunting license agent.
Several local offices and organizations in and around Henderson, Nevada, can be essential to the veterans community. Applicants must submit a complete application from the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles, the application for special registration for veterans SP 96, and official documentation (contained in the application) as proof that they received the Purple Heart or Medal of Honor. Non-resident Active Service members and their families who are assigned to a permanent service based in Nevada are eligible to purchase Nevada hunting and fishing licenses at resident prices. VA2K Walk and Roll is an activity event hosted by the Southern Nevada Health System in Las Vegas that encourages donations for homeless veterans.
At VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, we strive to provide veterans with all the resources they need to access healthcare services in Henderson, Nevada.