Nutrition Education - Mountain Roots Food Project


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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides strong education and advocacy that ensures access to affordable, organic food that is regionally based and sustainable for everyone

Services include:

Farm to School program - for youth in public, private, and home-school programs providing education through youth gardens, environmental and nutrition information, youth outreach and summer camps.

Community Gardens - shared gardens throughout the community in the Gunnison Valley creating recreational and therapeutic opportunities, community bonds, environmental awareness, education and access to food.

Cooking Matters - teaches participants to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices and cook affordable meals.

For community garden locations, call or go online for more information.
LocationGunnison County
Geographical AreaGunnison county
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall to speak with a representative and for required documentation.
Intake RequirementsCall for more information
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesYes
Fee AmountsCall for current fees
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Unable to plot address.
Contact's Phone (970) 417-7848
Physical Site Address 1 No Physical Address
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 323
Mailing City, State, Zip Gunnison, CO 81230
Main Phone (970) 417-7848
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Mountain Roots Food Project
Affiliated Program: NO PHYSICAL ADDRESS
This Service: Nutrition Education - Mountain Roots Food Project
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Community Gardening (BD-2600.1500)
Food Pantries (BD-1800.2000)
Fresh Food (BD-1800.8200-255)
Organic Food (BD-1800.8200-650)
School Breakfasts (BD-5000.8000)
School Lunches/Snacks (BD-5000.8200)
Summer Food Service Programs (BD-5000.8500)