Your public library is committed to bringing you a wide range of books, materials and information about your health and wellness. Your local public library can help. We have lots of resources to assist you.
Visit our Health & Wellness Resource Center database for electronic articles and up-to-date information on Children's Nutrition. This service provided by your public library is accessible and free to those having a Pictou-Antigonish Regional library card.
Ellyn Satter: helping children and adults be joyful and competent with eating
Find information on childhood feeding problems, children's eating and growth, how much children need to eat, and more...
Health Canada Children & Healthy Eating
Canada's Food Guide - Children
Dietitians of Canada
Provides trusted evidence-based nutrition information you can use.
Nutritionist, Department of Public Health, GASHA
Martha Centre, Suite 200
23 Bay Street
Antigonish, NS, B2G 2G7
Phone: Karen MacKinnon 902 747-3367
Qualified professional nutritionist works with individuals, families, community groups and schools to promote good nutritional practices.
Public Health Services - Pictou County Health Authority
825 East River Rd.
Aberdeen Professional Centre 2nd Floor,
New Glasgow, NS, B2H 3S6
Ph: 902 752-5151
Fax: 902 755-7175
Leah Poirier, Public Health Dietitian
Ph: 902 752-7600 Ext. 3335
Aberdeen Hospital Outpatient Dietitian
Contact: 902 752-7600 ext 2590
Nutrition support classes are held at:
Health Connections Resource Centre
HEALTH CONNECTIONS in the People's Place Library. 283 Main Street, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C3
Ph: 902 863-7369
Fax: 902 863-9318
Provides free health information and support.