About Us


Our Vision

CCLHDN nutritionists serve the 58 county and 3 city jurisdictions of California

All Californians live in healthy, vibrant, and active communities.

Our Purpose

To build leadership capacity among local health department nutritionists to influence nutrition funding and programs at the local and state levels and serve in an advisory capacity to California Conference Local Health Officers (CCLHO).

Our Values

*Changing community norms toward optimal health

*Health and social equity

*Leadership development

*Evidence-based nutrition practices


*Sustainable food systems

Our Leadership

The CCLHDN Board oversees all CCLHDN initiatives, including the Network For a Healthy California Leadership Project.  In addition to the Board, CCLHDN has three committees responsible for overseeing member programs and activities, such as the peer exchange, the annual meeting, the newsletter, and more.  If you are interested in hearing more about board or committee participation activities, please contact us.  You can also see who is on the current board and who chairs the three committees by clicking here.

Do you have questions about CCLHDN membership?
CCLHDN membership is open to health department nutritionists who  provide nutrition programming in their communities.  Please click here for our membership application or contact us to find out more information.