Our Mission

Our Mission
The mission of Redwood Community Action Agency is to:

  • ​Provide leadership and advocacy
  • Develop community-based coordinated services and activities

The purpose of these goals is designed to enable low-income and/or disadvantaged persons to gain the necessary skills, education, and motivation to become self-sufficient in a healthy, sustainable environment.


“To eliminate the paradox of poverty in the midst of plenty" 

                                   President Lyndon B. Johnson 1964


How do RCAA's programs impact you?

  • Natural Resouces Services (NRS) works directly with Humboldt County community leaders, schools and parents to improve safety and encourage more children to safely walk and bicycle to school. NRS helps coordinate both the Greater Eureka and Humboldt County Safe Routes to School Task Forces.
  • Teaching preschoolers oral health care is a result of the TOOTH program.
  • Natural Resources Services works with community members, civic groups and local jurisdictions to enhance neighborhood street tree planting and support the development of community forests for public access and watershed protection.