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Community Health: Community Dietians / Nutrition

Provided by: Saskatchewan Health Authority: Cypress Health Region

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Service Description

Advice on food and nutrition

  • Foods to eat to lower your risk of disease
  • Feeding picky eaters
  • When to take vitamin and mineral supplements
  • How to read food and nutrition labels
  • What to believe in the media and on the internet

Identification of nutrition issues, assessment of nutritional status of individuals, development of care plans and monitoring effectiveness of dietary changes

  • Healthy eating and weight control
  • Diabetes, heart disease, cancer and other special medical needs
  • Normal nutrition throughout the life cycle (infants, preschool, school age, adult, seniors)

Nutrition presentations to groups

  • Chronic disease management and prevention
  • Grocery store tours
  • Canadian Mental Health Association
  • Label reading, portion distortion
  • Kids in the Kitchen

Teaching other professionals

  • Professional orientation and in-services (public health nurses, nutrition education workshops for teachers)
  • Consultation and provision of resources to other professionals who use the information with their clients (teachers, coaches, support group leaders)

Eligibility

Residents of the Cypress Health Region.

Application Process

Contact for more information.

Fees

No cost.

Nutritionist: 306-778-5448

Leader, Cabri, Vanguard, Hodgeville, Herbert and Swift Current

Nutritionist: 306-672-4705

Gull Lake, Maple Creek, Shaunavon and Eastend

Nutritionist: 306-625-5104

Ponteix, Mankota, all other communities within region not listed

Fax: 306-778-5442

Business Line: 306-778-5416

Service Website

www.cypresshealth.ca/programs-services/community-health/community-dietitiansnutrition/

Facebook

www.facebook.com/SaskHealthAuthority/

Twitter

twitter.com/SaskHealth

Email

info@cypressrha.ca

Coverage Area

Cypress Health Region

Languages Offered

English

Swift Current: Community Health Services

Address

E. I. Wood Building
350 Cheadle Street West
Swift Current SK  S9H 4G3

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Location Info

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Accessibility

Wheelchair access - designated parking spaces; Wheelchair access - lowered elevator buttons; Wheelchair access - front or side or back doors; Wheelchair access - ramps; Wheelchair access - washrooms (at least one)

Toll-Free: 1-888-461-7443

Cypress Health Region Information Line

Hotline: 8-1-1

HealthLine: 24/7Professional health advice or mental health support.

Business Line: 306-778-5280

Website

www.cypresshealth.ca/health-facilities/swift-current/community-health-services/

Email

chr.phinspection@saskhealthauthority.ca

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