Nutrition & Eating Well: Child Care

A new health unit to serve our communities better – We are working to update the information on this page to reflect our new organization as Southwestern Public Health. Currently this information reflects Elgin St. Thomas area only. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For information about Oxford County area programs and services, please call 1-800-922-0096.

Elgin St. Thomas Public Health is committed to assisting childcare providers to incorporate healthy eating and active living into their centres according to the Child Care and Early Years Act. 

This section features:

  • Evidence informed nutrition resources
  • Learning opportunities for parents and child care professionals
  • Guidance for healthy approaches to addressing physical activity, healthy eating and weight with the children in their care and their parents
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