?Healthy eating is critical for the growing bodies and minds of children to help reach their full potential.
Public Health Dietitians provide some of the best nutrition programs and information to help your children grow up healthy and happy.
Anyone who has concerns about a child?s nutrition and growth may call the community health centre at the number listed below. Ask to speak to a public health nurse to assist you with your nutrition request.
For early childhood educators and other agencies working with families with infants, toddlers and preschoolers, contact the city-wide public health dietitian at the number below.
These services are free-of-charge.
Public health nutrition support is available to families of children aged birth ? 5 with feeding concerns through public health nurses at your local community health centre. Nutrition education to parents and caregivers on feeding babies is provided at VCH parent infant groups. Public health dietitians also provide support for early childhood educators with menu planning and healthy eating resources.