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Northwestern Health Unit
Nutrition

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Description
Supports and coordinates programs and services that enhance healthy nutrition and lifestyles

Healthy Food Box Program
  • Partners with Clover Valley Farmers Market to provide boxes of fresh produce to individuals and families
  • Aims to offer food boxes at more affordable prices
Nutritious Food Basket
  • Partners with grocery stores to determine the cost of feeding a family with healthy and nutritious foods
  • Uses results to advocate for better income levels, affordable housing and quality child care
Provides information and referrals to food-related programs including:
  • Christmas hampers
  • Community kitchens and gardens
  • Cooking and nutrition classes
  • Food banks
  • Grocery and restaurant vouchers
  • Meals on Wheels programs
  • Milk programs
Also administers:

Student Nutrition Program
Comments
The Healthy Food Box value is estimated at $35 - $45
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Eligibility
No restrictions
Application Process
Healthy Food Box Program
Order a food box at local office by the first Thu of the month; pick up on third Thu of the month
Fees
Program - refundable $5 deposit; $25 per box ; None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On March 20, 2020

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