State of Nevada Displaced Homemakers Program


NRS 388.605

“Displaced homemaker” means any person who:

  • Is not gainfully employed or has less than full-time or adequate employment;
  • Has worked at home for a substantial number of years providing household services to members of his or her family without compensation;
  • Has difficulty in securing employment adequate for economic independence; and
  • Has been dependent:
    • On the income of another member of his or her family, but is no longer supported by that income;
    • Upon public assistance but is no longer eligible; or
    • On another member of his or her family for the management of his or her personal finances, but that person is no longer available to provide that assistance.