Shasta Senior Nutrition Program

SINCE 1979


Animated by a spirit of compassion, caring, and collaboration we provide nutritious meals and transportation and supportive services that promote and enhance the physical, social, and spiritual health of seniors and underserved families.


Dignity: Respecting the inherent value and worth of each person.

Collaboration: Working together with people who support common values and vision to achieve shared goals.

Justice: Advocating for social change and acting in ways that promote respect for persons and demonstrates compassion for our sisters and brothers who are powerless.

Stewardship: Cultivating the resources to us to promote healing and wholeness.

Excellence: Exceeding expectations through teamwork and innovation.


Formed in 1979 to assist seniors in preserving their independence by providing Meals-On-Wheels and other meal assistance, social service and senior activities. SSNP operates as an independent non-profit public benefit corporation under its parent company Mercy Medical Center Redding and Dignity Health.

Contributions to Shasta Senior Nutrition Program are made easily through Mercy Foundation North by designating Shasta Senior Nutrition Program.

The State of Senior Hunger in America: An Annual Report.

"Be Well" magazine

Spring 2015