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Nevada i /n?'væd?/ is a state located in the western, mountain west, and southwestern regions of the United States. With an area of 110,561 sq miles and a population of about 2.7 million, it is the 7th-largest and 35th-most populous state. Over two-thirds of Nevada's people live in the Las Vegas metropolitan area, which contains its three largest incorporated cities. Nevada's capital is Carson City.

Nevada is largely desert and semiarid, with much of it located within the Great Basin. Areas south of the Great Basin are located within the Mojave Desert, while Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountains lie on the western edge. Approximately 86% of the state's land is owned by the US government under various jurisdictions, both civilian and military.

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Blind Center of Nevada
1001 North Bruce Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: (702) 642-6000
www.blindcenter.org

 

Nevada Division for Aging Services
3100 West Sahara Avenue, Suite 103
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: (702) 486-3545
www.nvaging.net

Blindconnect, Inc.
6375 West Charlston Boulevard-WCL200
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: (702) 631-9009
http://blindconnect.org

KNPR Radio Reading Service
1289 South Torrey Pines Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: (702) 258-9895
www.knpr.org

Nevada Dual Sensory Impairment Project
Department of Educational Specialties/MS 299
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: (775) 784-6421
www.unr.edu/educ/ndsip

Nevada Department of Education: Office of Special Education, Elementary and Secondary Education, and School Improvement Programs
700 East Fifth Street, #113
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 687-9171
www.nsn.k12.nv.us/nvdoe

Nevada Bureau of Services to the Blind and Visually Impaired
1370 S. Curry Street
Carson City, NV 89703
Phone: (775) 684-4040
http://detr.state.nv.us/rehab/reh_bvi.htm

Nevada Assistive Technology Collaborative
Department of Human Resources
3656 Research Way, Suite 32
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: (775) 687-4452

Nevada Early Intervention Services
Aging and Disability Services, IDEA Part C Office
3416 Goni Rd., Bldg. D, Ste. 132
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: (775) 687-4210
http://health.nv.gov/beis.htm

Nevada Early Intervention Services
Aging and Disability Services, IDEA Part C Office
3416 Goni Rd., Bldg. D, Ste. 132
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: (775) 687-4210
http://health.nv.gov/beis.htm

Nevada Talking Book Services
100 North Stewart Street
Carson City, NV 89701-4285
Phone: (775) 684-3354
www.nvtalkingbooks.org

Nevada
100 North Stewart Street
Carson City, NV 89701-4285
Phone: (775) 684-3354
www.nvtalkingbooks.org