Family Support Council of Douglas County has been serving residents for over thirty years. As a 501(c)3 Non-Profit organization, we provide a wide variety of confidential and free support, resources, referrals, and educational services as well as emergency shelter for adult and child victims of domestic, sexual, and family, stalking or dating violence.

The mission of the Family Support Council is to provide Education, Prevention, and Intervention services to support growth and development of healthy families.

(775) 782-8692

FSC is committed to the highest standards of accountability and transparency. If you would like to see a record of our activities, click here

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Family Support Council received a dryer graciously donated to us by an employee at Beverly Realty. If you are in need of a dryer, please contact the Agency at 775-782-8692. Unfortunately, we cannot deliver, so you will need to provide transport. It is a gas Kenmore Elite Dryer.

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Join us for "It Takes a Village", an amazing benefit concert for Family Support Council. The festival is September 3rd, 2016 at Mormon Station Park in Genoa and will start at 2:00 pm. The main event is Rocket Man, a tribute to Elton John. Tickets can be purchased at the Family Support Council office or by following the link below. We hope to see all of you there and thank you for your continued support of our Agency!
https://family-support.org/events/it-takes-a-village/

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It Takes a Village – FAMILY SUPPORT COUNCIL

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It Takes a Village Greater Nevada Business Association presents “It Takes a Village”: a benefit concert for Family Support Council! The festival starts and 2:45 pm and goes until 7 pm. Tickets are available at the Family Support Council office at 1255 Waterloo Lane, STE A Gardnerville, NV 89410

A few personal belongings were left unclaimed at Grillin n Chillin! If any of the items in the picture below belong to you, please stop by the office anytime Monday-Friday between 9am and 5pm. There are measuring cups, a whisk, a large metal spoon, spatula, dance pants, and a turquoise bag filled with makeup. Thank you!

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Family Support Council of Douglas County updated their cover photo.

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Family Support Council of Douglas County added 378 new photos to the album: Grillin' & Chillin' 2016.

Another amazing year in the books! Come out and join us again on July 8, 2017.

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Grillin' & Chillin' 2016

Another amazing year in the books! Come out and join us again on July 8, 2017.

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Family Support Council of Douglas County was live.

We are live at today's 4th Annual Grillin n Chillin!

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Family Support Council of Douglas County with Lyn Zin and 25 others.

On behalf of the Board of Directors, Staff, and Volunteers here at the Family Support Council we would like to give a huge shout out to all of the amazing businesses and individuals who donated to our silent auction for Grillin' & Chillin'! We have over 40 items with an estimated value of over $4500! You will only have the chance to win if you come out to Minden Park tomorrow!

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There is still time to get your tickets for Family Support Council's 4th annual Grillin' & Chillin'! This year's event features:12 grilling teams with amazing samples of BBQ, live dance performances, music, karaoke, and more! You can get your tickets by going to https://family-support.org/ or by stopping by our office located at 1255 Waterloo Lane in Gardnerville between 9:00am and 5:00pm today and tomorrow. You can also purchase them on Saturday by visiting Veronica LaChance in the FSC booth at Minden Park anytime after 9:00am. Tickets come in 3 sizes: Standard for $20 (10 tastings), Light for $15 (7 tastings), and Child for $5 (2 tastings). We can accept cash, check, or credit card. We are looking forward to seeing you all there... It's going to be a great event!

Family Support Council of Douglas County updated their cover photo.

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Happy Flag Day!

Family Support Council of Douglas County updated their cover photo.

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Family Support Council of Douglas County added an event.

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FSC - Jessie's Ranch Meeting - Adults with Developmental Disabilities

FSC - Jessie's Ranch Meeting - Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Do you know someone who is, or will be an adult with development disabilities? FSC is going to start offering services this fall!

Come show us your support for our mission of Jessie’s Ranch to provide education, prevention, and Intervention services to support growth and development of healthy families. Douglas County Community and Senior Center 1329 Waterloo Lane Gardnerville, NV. 89410 (In the North Room) 6:00pm-8:00pm Tuesday June 21st, 2016

Purchase your ticket now for Grillin & Chillin. This year we have not only the greatest grillers in the area competing, we have a new junior category. It is a family event. Saturday, July 9th, 2016. 4-8 pm. No outside food or drink allowed!

Delicious BBQ Tastings
Beer, Wine & Specialty Drinks Available For Purchase
Local Youth Performers at CVIC Hall
Vote For Your Favorite Backyard BBQ’er

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Standard Grillin Ticket – FAMILY SUPPORT COUNCIL

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Thanks to Rhyno Built Welding and Ryan Albert for coming out and doing a little welding to help us get the new shelter playground equipment a place to exist.

Family Support Council of Douglas County added 5 new photos — with Alison Wiggins and 3 others.

Family Support Council staff was lucky enough to participate in this morning's Special Olympics Torch Run. Runners started at the Overland Restaurant and finished at the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. So many businesses and organizations came out to show their support... What an amazing community!

Also, a friendly reminder that the Jessie's Ranch phase 2 meeting will be June 21st at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Jessie's Ranch hopes to be serving adults with development disabilities as soon as August 2016!

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Family Support Council would like to send a HUGE thank you to Marty's Appliance for their donation of the labor and parts that went into fixing the dryer located at Abbey Crossing. The women and children living at the Shelter greatly appreciate the ability to have accessible, clean laundry. Thank you so much!

Family Support Council of Douglas County added an event.

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Grillin & Chillin

Grillin & Chillin

The Family Support Council of Douglas County will be hosting the 4th annual “Grillin’ & Chillin’ BBQ Cookoff” at our beautiful Minden Park in historic downtown Minden, NV.

Approximately 20 local backyard amateur grillers (including our new JUNIOR griller division) will face off as attendees make their rounds from grill to grill.

Picnic table seating provided (or bring blankets to sit on lawn) no need to bring chairs… Just come, eat, and enjoy.

All proceeds from the event, including donations, ticket sales, beverage purchases/gratuities go toward victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse and families in crisis within the community.

It is a family event. Saturday, July 9th, 2016. 4-8 pm. No outside food or drink allowed!

Delicious BBQ Tastings
Beer, Wine & Specialty Drinks Available For Purchase
Local Youth Performers at CVIC Hall
Vote For Your Favorite Backyard BBQ’er

Jessie’s Ranch – Update “Phase Two”

Please RSVP at : https://family-support.org/jrmrsvp/ or call 782-8692

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Abbey Crossing, our confidential women's shelter, is in great need of a working vacuum. If you have a vacuum you would like to donate, that is in good working condition, please call the office at 775-782-8692.

Family Support Council of Douglas County updated their cover photo.

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Family Support Council of Douglas County shared Living Story Books's post.

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Living Story Books

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A few part time openings are available now at the FSC. Click below to find out more and apply.

Employment/Volunteer – FAMILY SUPPORT COUNCIL

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Employment/Volunteer employmentapplication– Please fill out and submit by fax (775)782-1942, drop it off at our office, or submit your resume through the link(s) below. Current Openings: Director of Finance Monitor Part Time Office Maintenance High School Internships Volunteer Crisis Line Volunteer…

Family Support Council of Douglas County shared CASA of Douglas County's event.

We have a desperate need for more good foster families in Douglas County!

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Foster Parent Info Night

Foster Parent Info Night

Douglas County is in desperate need of foster homes. Hear more about how you can make your home a safe place for a child in need!

If you have ever thought about becoming a foster parent, come to this informative hour to speak with current foster parents, foster care licensing, local judges and others. The Nevada Division of Child and Family Services will talk about the requirements of becoming a foster home and answer your questions.

May is Foster Care Awareness Month - Learn more about how you can make a difference in the life of a child! Refreshments will be served.

Family Support Council of Douglas County is one of the first Platinum level organizations in the nation!! Feel free to click on the report to find out more.

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