CARSON CITY (KLAS) — The Nevada Resilience Undertaking (NRP) launched a web site to offer sources to assist Nevadans deal with the psychological and emotional impression of COVID-19.
The web site, NevadaResilienceProject.com, was designed to assist these experiencing stress or anxiousness to develop coping methods. The positioning additionally helps people discover sources associated to job loss, housing, isolation, and the problem of accessing care.
NRP can be working with native social companies and group suppliers to make “Resilience Ambassadors” out there in native companies to help individuals in every geographic area based mostly on their wants. These 39 people will assist individuals construct coping methods, present academic help, and supply referrals.
“Whereas Nevadans are robust and resilient, we acknowledge that COVID-19 has impacted our residents in some ways, Gov. Steve Sisolak mentioned.
“Collectively, we’ll get better from this pandemic and the devastating impacts it has had on our residents, our economic system, and our State. Collectively, we have to deal with the psychological and emotional toll COVID-19 has had on our communities. Now could be the time to achieve out to at least one one other, keep related and get the help you’ll want to thrive in these making an attempt occasions. In partnership with Nevada 2-1-1, the Nevada Resilience Undertaking can assist individuals hook up with sources and supply help with coping and managing stress. At a time when everyone seems to be being impacted by this pandemic, I urge all Nevadans to get the help that they want and deserve,” added Sisolak.
In response to the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) Family Pulse Survey, Nevadans are experiencing three to four occasions extra anxiousness and melancholy because the COVID-19 pandemic started.
“After different pure disasters, reminiscent of hurricanes or earthquakes, the restoration often begins shortly after the occasion. Restoration from the COVID-19 pandemic could be very completely different as a result of now we have to each proceed to mitigate the danger of COVID whereas working to regain stability in our lives,” mentioned Dr. Stephanie Woodard, DHHS Senior Advisor on Behavioral Well being.
There isn’t any price to take part and participant info is confidential.