Project Title & Description
Environmental Justice Program - Gold Country Circuit Rider
This project will conduct outreach to healthcare professionals, community members, and tribal leaders in the four communities at the heart of the Sierra mining region which includes Grass Valley/Nevada City, Quincy, Downieville, and Placerville. The outreach will be conducted by a qualified “Gold County Circuit Rider.” The key tasks include training for health care professionals at 6 clinics in the Ampla Health network; community outreach opportunities such as health fairs; and conducting community meetings in four sierra communities to bring together all that needs to be done to reduce exposure.
This no cost amendment extends the budget and project period from 2/15/14 to 4/15/14. The grant federal funding in the amount of $24,950.00 remains the same.