The Public Employees’ Retirement System’s website is intended to inform members, retirees, and the general public of the functions and benefits of the retirement system. The PERS website provides information regarding membership, retirement benefits, and the PERS investment program.
Carson City: 775-687-4200 or 866-473-7768
Las Vegas: 702-486-3900 or 866-473-7768
RPEN is a membership association that protects the interests of retirees and eligible employees still working and covered by the Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS).
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). CMS administers Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Nevada Health Link is an organization created by the State of Nevada offering income-based health insurance plans, tailored to your specific needs and budget. It is the state-based insurance exchange under the Affordable Care Act.
SHIP offers free, one-on-one assistance and counseling to help with the issues seniors may encounter with Medicare. They assist with everything from Medicare eligibility and benefits to Medicare programs (including enrollment in Part D, the prescription drug benefit plan, general Medicare coverage, and Medicare limitations).
Las Vegas: 702-486-3478
The Division of Health Care Financing and Policy works in partnership with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to assist in providing quality medical care to eligible individuals and families with low incomes and limited resources. Services are provided through a combination of traditional fee-for-service provider networks and managed care.
Las Vegas: 702-668-4200
Carson City: 775- 684-3676
Contact the Social Security Administration to request a Social Security number and card (or a replacement card), apply for Social Security retirement or disability benefits, apply for Medicare, apply for other benefits, and request forms and publications.
800-772-1213 or TYY 800-328-0778
Las Vegas: 702-248-8717
The Aging and Disability Services Division’s Advocates for Elders Program provides advocacy and assistance to frail older adults who are 60 years of age or older, primarily homebound, and living in the community. It also provides resources and information to any older adult, their family and friends, and community and advocacy groups.
Las Vegas: 702-486-3545
Carson City: 775-687-4210