Since 1990, Mountain Resource Center (MRC) has promoted self-sufficiency, economic stability and has improved the quality of life for residents living in Jefferson and Park Counties. Services include Food Access and Sustainability, Employment Assistance, Early Childhood Education and Parent Support, Veterans Services, and Emergency Financial Assistance.
At Mountain Resource Center, we believe that strong families are made up of thriving individuals. Multigenerational programs meet families’ needs by connecting them to the resources needed to achieve their potential, meet challenges, and regain self-sufficiency.
The experienced, professional staff helps individuals and families connect with the services they need to achieve their potential and meet their unique challenges. Mountain Resource Center delivers all services free of charge and open to all community members. Our success is made possible through the generous donations of foundations and individuals, as well as the volunteer support of almost 300 individuals providing more than 13,000 hours of service annually.
The services we provide to the community include Early Childhood and Family Education, Emergency Financial Assistance such as rent, mortgagee and utility, Basic Needs that include food and clothing, Public Benefits Enrollment Assistance, Workforce and Adult Education, Financial Coaching, Food Pantry and Mobile Food Share. Onsite Healthcare and Mental Health Referrals, and Veterans Support Services.