Nutrition education initiatives

As part of Nutrition North Canada, Indigenous Services Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada fund and support culturally appropriate retail and community-based nutrition education activities in all eligible isolated northern communities. These activities focus on increasing knowledge of healthy eating, developing skills in selecting and preparing healthy store-bought and traditional or country food, and building on existing community-based activities. Communities decide which nutrition education activities to offer based on their needs and priorities. They include:

Learn more about healthy food, how to read food labels and keep food safe:

Learn about other Government of Canada programs that promote nutrition and food skills, and improve access to healthy food, both store-bought and traditional or country food:

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