Population & Public Health

Nutrition Promotion

The goal of the Nutrition Promotion team is to improve the nutritional health of the population in the Winnipeg Health Region by partnering with others to influence conditions that support and encourage healthy food choices.

Nutrition professionals in the Population and Public Health Nutrition Program work in partnership to promote healthy eating wherever people live, work or play.  We use strategies to make the complex science of nutrition relevant and meaningful to people’s lives.

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Public Health Nutrition Professionals provide information and support on nutrition and food issues and promote healthy eating in our communities. They are also involved with Healthy Baby and Healthy Start for Mom and Me programs and infant feeding classes.

Contact the WRHA Public Health Dietitian/Nutritionist in your community area:

Assiniboine South (204) 940-1725
Downtown (204) 791-6484
Fort Garry (204) 940-2325
Inkster (204) 470-9231
Point Douglas (204) 770-3190
River East (204) 612-1351
River Heights (204) 938-5129
Seven Oaks (204) 470-9231
St. Boniface (204) 612-1349
St. James (204) 940-1725
St. Vital (204) 612-1351
Transcona (204) 803-8776

 

Reports

The cost of eating according to the 'Nutritious Food Basket’:
Manitoba Report - May 2011

The following report was put together by a team of nutrition professionals to determine the cost of healthy eating in Manitoba. This report may be used for program planning, informing policy decisions and supporting and promoting access to nutritious, safe and personally acceptable foods.

Read the report

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