May Is Mental Health Month 2020

This year, National Mental Health Awareness Month coincides with one of the most complex and challenging periods in our Nation’s recent history — combating the coronavirus pandemic.  Not only has the virus caused immense physical suffering and loss for many people, it has also resulted in mental and emotional hardship.  The stress and worry over […]

Mental Health Benefits of Exercise

You already know that exercise is good for your body. But did you know it’s also effective in dealing with depression, anxiety, stress, and more? Exercise is not just about aerobic capacity and muscle size. Sure, exercise can improve your physical health and your physique, trim your waistline, improve your sex life, and even add […]

Not Too Late! Be Counted in the 2020 Census

We have reached an important milestone in the 2020 Census. More than half of the households in our nation have responded – that’s nearly 80 million responses!  The Census Bureau would like to thank you for your support and ongoing effort to Get Out the Count, as well as your continued outreach to encourage self-response, especially among […]

Are You Stressed Out? Learn How to Keep your Stress Levels in Check

Stress takes a heavy toll on mental and emotional health, so it’s important to keep it under control. While not all stressors can be avoided, stress management strategies can help you bring things back into balance. Talk to a friendly face. Face-to-face social interaction, while practicing social distancing, with someone who cares about you is […]

Minority Health Month: Celebrating Dr. John Crear

In recognition of Minority Health Month, Nevada Partners and the West Las Vegas Promise Neighborhood’s Health Pillar celebrates Dr. John Crear, the second black family practitioner in Nevada and father of Councilman Cedric Crear, City of Las Vegas, Ward 5.  Humble Beginnings In March 1966, John and Barbara moved to Las Vegas from Los Angeles […]

Knowing Your Rights as a Voter: It’s your right to vote

It’s Your Right to Vote. The 2020 Nevada Primary will be held on Tuesday, June 9th.  The primary election will be conducted by mail-in ballot; therefore, ballots will be mailed to every active registered voter in the state, starting on May 1st.  Voters are encouraged to submit their ballot through the mail, as a limited number of […]

Mental Health: Stay Mentally Strong

Your mental health influences how you think, feel, and behave in daily life. It also affects your ability to cope with stress, overcome challenges, build relationships, and recover from life’s setbacks and hardships. Strong mental health isn’t just the absence of mental health problems. Being mentally or emotionally healthy is much more than being free […]

Nevada Partners Community Magazine

Preview(opens in a new tab) Nevada Partners presents the latest news, resources, and announcements regarding issues relevant to our community. This first quarterly issue has information regarding COVID-19, the Westside Pride Community Summit, the Five Pillars in Action, the 2020 Census, the West Las Vegas Promise Neighborhood, and a new face at Nevada Partners. This […]