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Programs

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Caring Kitchen Project

April Cunningham, Project Manager and Head Chef

Email: acunningham@ncoinc.org

Tel: (707) 467-3212

Covid-19 update: 

  • Adult volunteers and staff are preparing meals in the kitchen for ALL clients battling cancer or dealing with a serious illness.
  • We continue to deliver meals... [Read More]
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Community Wellness Projects

Our Community Wellness Projects respond to the unmet needs of our community. NCO identifies issues through the development of a community action plan, then looks at ways to successfully implement change. Much of what we... [Read More]

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Mendo Lake Food Hub

Ana-Victoria Salcido, Project Coordinator
Email: asalcido@ncoinc.org
Phone: (707) 467-3238

The purpose of the Mendo Lake Food Hub is to enhance the competitiveness and utilization of locally-grown specialty crops (fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, herbs, and... [Read More]

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The Gardens Project

Sarah Marshall,  Project Manager

smarshall@ncoinc.org | (707) 462-1958

Lucy Kramer, Project Coordinator

lkramer@ncoinc.org | (707) 467-3239

The Gardens Project of North Coast Opportunities seeks to relieve hunger and inadequate nutrition throughout Mendocino and Lake Counties by creating access to community-based... [Read More]

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Healthy Mendocino

Covid-19 staff update: Healthy Mendocino
(June 22, 2020)

  • Staff continue to work remotely.
  • Please call (707) 467-3228 and leave a message.
  • Email Healthy Mendocino staff at healthymendocino@ncoinc.org

Healthy Mendocino is a central hub for cross-sector collaboration to improve... [Read More]

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Leadership Mendocino

Leadership Mendocino believes that strong communities need informed, progressive leaders. 

Leadership Mendocino is a program of North Coast Opportunities. Leadership Mendocino seeks to strengthen our communities by developing a diverse group of people who will get... [Read More]

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Nutrition Basics

The Nutrition Basics Project coordinates and collaborates with USDA-funded nutrition activities in Mendocino County. Past and present projects include:

  1. CalFresh Outreach recipe taste-tests and "Get a Raise with CalFresh" activities at credit unions, libraries, farmers markets, grocery stores, and... [Read More]
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Redwood Caregiver Resource Center

Program Director – Nancy Powers-Stone

Email:  nps@redwoodcrc.org

Tel: (707) 542-0282

Tel: 1 (800) 834-1636

Fax: (707) 542-0552

Address: 1140 Sonoma Ave Suite 1B, Santa Rosa, CA  95401

The Redwood Caregiver Resource Center helps families and communities master the challenges of... [Read More]

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Rural Communities Child Care

CCLD has released a new Provider Information Notice: PIN 20-04-CCP statewide waiver for operation of child care facilities, including licensees, registered TrustLine providers, and temporary employer sponsored child care, along with guidance for the implementation... [Read More]

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Volunteer Network

(Desplace hacia abajo para leer en español.)

The Volunteer Network of Lake and Mendocino Counties creates opportunities for people of all ages to volunteer, learn and lead in their communities. We strive to provide volunteers with... [Read More]

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Walk & Bike Mendocino

Contact: Sonja Burgal, Program Coordinator

walkandbike@ncoinc.org | (707) 467-3220

Walk and Bike Mendocino promotes walking and biking as a primary transportation choice in short distance travel in Mendocino County. Functioning as a program of the... [Read More]