Washoe County Senior Services is getting more money to meet the increased demand for their programs. Reno Public Radio’s Anh Gray reports nutrition is the biggest need.
The Washoe County Board of Commissioners is allocating an additional $200,000 to deliver more meals for the elderly.
Kevin Schiller is Assistant County Manager. He says the county will be providing about 400,000 meals next year.
“That’s our max capacity with our existing equipment and our existing staff,” Schiller says.