Resident Stories and Activities

Check out some of our recent news features and other need-to-know stories about residents and community development.

  • Finley Therapy Dog

The Furry Therapist


Meet Finley: a therapy dog who is a regular visitor to Nevada HAND's Silver Sky assisted living community.

Eritrea to Cornell: A Student’s Journey


Nevada HAND resident Remay T. is a pre-med student at UNLV, and was recently accepted to the prestigious and highly competitive Weill Cornell Medicine Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program.

Back-to-School Prep on Your Doorstep


The Resident Services team designs Back-to-School Wellness events as a one-stop-shop for families with school-aged children living in Nevada HAND communities.

NeighborWorks Week: Empowering Residents through Financial Literacy Classes


. As a member of NeighborWorks, Nevada HAND joined network organizations across the country participating in NeighborWorks Week from June 3-10, celebrating programming that empowers communities and enhances lives. As part of this effort, we are proud to highlight the impact of financial literacy programs led by Resident Services Coordinators and community partners.

Feeling Seen: From Resident Services to a Local Art Gallery


Nevada HAND resident, retired chef, and accomplished painter George Fielder talked with us about his art and how the support of Resident Services Coordinator and fellow artist, Lani, led to Mr. Fielder’s first-ever art exhibit, at West Las Vegas Library.