The mission of the Tom Vetica Resource Center is to enhance the quality of life for individuals experiencing homelessness and poverty through access to comprehensive on site resources; referral services; and to an array of free communication services in Washoe County.
The Resource Center opened in October 2008. The facility is located at 335 Record Street at the Community Assistance Center. The Resource Center consists of a phone bank providing free local and long distance calling, personal mail access, and computer access. In addition, the Center consists of two classrooms and two offices for community agencies to utilize on a rotating basis. Community information and referral as well as mainstream resource application assistance is also available through front desk staff and visiting service providers.