Press Release – Heat Related Illness

In Tehama County the summers are very hot with temperatures often well above 100 degrees. Without precautionary measures, time spent in these temperatures can lead to heat-related illnesses. Heat illness is caused by high temperatures and there are 4 common types: heat rash, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Heat illnesses can range from […]

Press Release – Public Air-Conditioned Spaces Help Prevent Heat-Related Illness

SHASTA COUNTY – In response to the National Weather Service’s Excessive Heat Warning for this weekend, HHSA, in collaboration with community partners, has compiled a list of air-conditioned spaces that are open to the public during business hours throughout the summer (see attached documents). The public can also call the Extreme Temperature Information Line for […]

2023 Backpack Giveaway Event

Date – Saturday August 12, 2023 Time – 10:00 AM-1:00 PM Location – Turtle Bay Arboretum & Gardens, 1100 Arboretum Drive, Redding, 96003 For more information – Call or Text 530-319-5266  Register is required, visit – 2023 Backpack Giveaway Application  

Public Health Opens Tehama Vax for Scheduling

In an effort to improve accessibility of vaccination services in Tehama County, Tehama County Health Services Agency – Public Health is opening a new online scheduling system for public health clinical services called Tehama Vax. Now there will be multiple ways for the community to request an appointment to get the following: Immunization Tuberculosis (TB) […]

FREE Summer Meals in Shasta County

School Districts are pleased to offer free meals to all children 18 years and under at the following locations. All locations provide daily meals. Check location for serving times. Children must be present. Meals must be consumed on site. Anderson Middle School – 1646 Ferry Street, Anderson, 06/12/23-06/30/23 (No Meals June 19) Monday-Friday Breakfast is […]

Fire Season is here… Are you ready?

Listos Campaign The Listos Campaign was born from the severe wildfire seasons of the past several years and the high loss of life. We all agree that loss of life is not acceptable. WE ALL NEED TO BE PREPARED FOR DISASTERS that can and will happen. The next several weeks will help you, your family […]