Want to know more about nutrition and healthy eating in a fun, relaxed way and gain accreditation for learning? NUTRITION SKILLS FOR LIFE™ is open to anyone working in the community and delivered by NHS Wales dietitians. There are two key aspects to the programme:
- to support and train community workers to promote healthy eating and incorporate food and nutrition skills into their work and
- to develop healthy eating initiatives with community groups such as delivery of Get Cooking, an accredited practical cooking course to improve knowledge and skills about healthy eating.
For more information about Nutrition Skills for Life courses, click here.
For example: Foodwise for Life is an eight week structured programme which utilises evidence based approaches to weight management. The course focuses on eating habits, increased physical activity and using basic behaviour change strategies to facilitate weight loss.
You might want to look at the Eatwell guide – download today and access some resources to help you promote eating well in your organisation.
To find out more about how food and drink is produced in Wales visit the Food Sense
For more information, please contact the public health dietitians.
Phone: 02920 907699