Nutrition

CRC nutritionist aims to help elevate clients' health, diets

CRC nutritionist aims to help elevate clients' health, diets

The Community Resource Center (CRC) is taking its goal of helping needy residents of North County one step further.

The Encinitas-based organization — which offers a pantry with food and other services for low-income individuals and families — began further tackling its clients' health in November, when it hired its first nutritionist, Anne Fujioka.

Fujioka, a four-year volunteer of the CRC and a registered dietician, helps clients of all ages determine what and how they should eat, as well as what their health goals should be.

Yanira Frias, the CRC's food and nutrition program manager, said the organization wanted to expand its nutrition services to not only help...

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