Community Nutrition Services - Squamish Community Health Centre

Public Health Dietitians are Registered Dietitians, who provide a range of services for school staff, students, parents and caregivers of children of all ages children including:
  • Program planning (e.g. breakfast and lunch programs, school gardens, farm to school)
  • Helping schools to develop policies about food and healthy eating. Supporting staff, parents and students to follow food and healthy eating policies and guidelines.
  • Providing advice and support on implementing the Guidelines for Food and Beverage Sales in BC Schools (e.g. food service, fundraisers, vending machines, and other school events)
  • Providing education sessions to staff and parents (e.g. professional-development day workshops, parent advisory council meetings on topics such as weight bias, nutrition policy, etc)
  • Providing healthy eating resources (e.g. Canada?s Food Guide, nutrition and body image lesson plans and resources)
  • Helping school staff, parents and caregivers find appropriate nutrition services for students
These services are free-of-charge. 

Squamish Community Health Centre

1140 Hunter Place
Squamish, BC
V8B 0A2
Phone: (604) 892-2293
1 (887) 892-2231
Fax: (604) 892-2327

Eligibility

Our services are available to all community members working to improve access to healthy foods and to public and private school teachers.