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Cooperative Extension Shasta County
1851 Hartnell Avenue
Redding, CA 96002-2217
Phone: (530) 224-4900
Fax: (530) 224-4904

Larry Forero

North State Community Nutrition and Health

Program Goals
Providing research-based community nutrition and health information and educational programs for Shasta, Trinity, and Tehama Counties. 
Our main goals include: 
  1. Engaging in healthy community development by-
    • Strengthening the existing work and partnerships of health and nutrition leaders in our region, and
    • Promoting direct education and policy, systems, and environmental changes that lead to a positive impact

  2. Conduct applied research to support vulnerable populations (e.g., older foster youth) with their health-based needs

  3. Improving food security by expanding access to affordable healthy food