Q & A With Dr. Degarmo: A Primer For The October 5th/6th Workshop In Reno

On October 5th and 6th, Dr. DeGarmo, a leading national expert on fostering and foster care issues, will be the featured speaker at Mountain Circle's "Strengthening the Relationship Between Social Workers and Resource Parents" workshop in Reno. As a primer for the free event, Dr. DeGarmo graciously agreed to participate in this Q&A. We've [...]

By |2020-02-05T10:27:03-08:00September 28th, 2018|Events, Reno|0 Comments

Foster Care Expert Gives Talk About Nevada’s Foster Care Crisis/Human Trafficking

September 24, 2018 Foster care is in crisis in Nevada, and across the nation, as the number of children placed into foster care in the state, due much in part to the opioid epidemic that is strangling Nevada families.  Along with this, the horrors of human trafficking also continue to challenge Nevada's foster care system, as [...]

By |2018-10-01T16:03:57-07:00September 24th, 2018|Events, Reno|0 Comments

Dr. John Degarmo is Coming to Reno!

Mountain Circle Family Services, a foster care agency serving Northern Nevada and California, is excited to host a two-day workshop on October 5th and 6th featuring Dr. John Degarmo!  Thanks to the generosity of the Terry Lee Wells Foundation, this training is completely free to Social Workers, Foster/Resource Families, and to individuals interested in providing [...]

By |2018-09-07T16:48:42-07:00September 7th, 2018|Reno, Special Events|0 Comments

Seeking Records Manager For Busy Foster Care Office (Reno)

Mountain Circle Family Services is a private, non-profit foster family agency serving Northern California and Northern Nevada. Since 1985, our trained staff have provided support and advocacy to over 3,500 foster care children and youth! Come join a team that is making a difference every day in your community! Our mission: Mountain Circle Family Services is [...]

By |2018-07-10T11:02:07-07:00July 9th, 2018|Job Opportunities, Reno|0 Comments

Let’s Have Fun! Kids Activities In Northern Nevada

Mountain Circle Family Services is a foster care agency serving Northern Nevada and our mission includes connecting local families with resources in the community. With spring break right around the corner, what resource is more valuable than family fun?? . . We did some investigating and found a lot of great ideas of things to do [...]

By |2020-07-01T11:30:47-07:00March 14th, 2018|Foster Care, Reno|0 Comments

Let’s Make a Difference for Foster Teens in Reno, Carson, Minden, Fernley, and Fallon, Nevada!

There are many teens in our community needing foster homes, and Mountain Circle Family Services is always looking for families who can provide quality care to this age group. . .  Many teens in foster care have little to no positive supports in their lives and are in need of foster parents who can be [...]

By |2018-02-26T13:48:38-08:00February 26th, 2018|Reno, Youth|0 Comments

Mountain Circle’s Foster Care Office (Plus Counseling Center) In Reno Is Holding An Open House!

Come Join Us!  Mountain Circle's Reno Office Is Celebrating A New And Improved Location! Stop by our open house this Friday for lunch and a tour~ . . Light, bright, and welcoming: Mountain Circle is so excited to be in a brand new (but closeby) location: 4600 Kietzke Lane Suite H-182  Reno, Nevada 89502 This [...]

By |2018-02-14T14:38:43-08:00February 14th, 2018|Reno, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We’re Hiring! Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) Worker (Reno)

Mountain Circle is a non-profit specialized foster care agency serving children in Reno, Sparks, and the surrounding areas of Northern Nevada...We are hiring PSR Workers to assist clients in gaining and utilizing skills such as behavior management, social competency, problem identification and resolution, effective communication and moral reasoning.. Mountain Circle's Annual Ski Trip For [...]

By |2017-11-03T15:54:08-07:00October 25th, 2017|Job Opportunities, Reno|0 Comments

Mountain Circle Reno: Alicia Fills a New Role, and Welcome to Our Newest Staff Person, Megan!

Welcome to Mountain Circle's Treatment-Level Foster Care Office in Northern Nevada (Reno)!  Please tell us a little more about yourself, and why you're joining the team at Mountain Circle! My name is Megan Hildebrand, I was born and raised in Reno, Nevada.  I have a Bachelors' degree in human services from the University of Phoenix [...]

By |2017-07-16T12:08:17-07:00May 27th, 2017|Reno, Staff|0 Comments