Health and Nutrition

Shasta Head Start is committed to identifying children’s health and nutritional concerns, providing follow-up, and linking families to continuous, accessible care. Providing health and nutrition services to children and families is essential to ensure that every child is healthy and ready to learn. Shasta Head Start provides: 

  • Nutrition and cooking projects
  • Health and dental curriculum
  • Nurse consultant
  • Registered dietitian consultant
  • Hearing and vision screening
  • Homemade, nutritious meals and snacks
  • Individual nutrition/health plans