Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library

PARL logo

Children's Nutrition

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.

Suggested Books


Local Information, Organizations and Featured Links

Ellyn Satter: helping children and adults be joyful and competent with eating
Website: //www.ellynsatterinstitute.org/
Find information on childhood feeding problems, children's eating and growth, how much children need to eat, and more...

Health Canada Children & Healthy Eating
Website: //www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/nutrition/child-enfant/index-eng.php

Canada's Food Guide - Children
Website: //www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/food-guide-aliment/choose-choix/advice-conseil/child-enfant-eng.php

Dietitians of Canada
Website: //www.dietitians.ca/
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
690 East River Road
New Glasgow, NS
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