04 March 2010

Practical food and nutrition advice for parents

Leanne Elliston - Accredited Practising Dietician from Nutrition Australia will provide practical advice for parents of infants, toddlers and young children.

Wednesday 17 March
1.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Gungahlin Library
Book online or phone 6205 9000

This one hour interactive session will cover a range of topics including:
  • Developing healthy eating habits
  • Achieving adequate nutrition with minimal fuss
  • Dealing with fussy eaters
  • Composition of lunchboxes and appropriate snacks
  • Food allergy and intolerances
  • Food variety

Leanne Elliston is an Accredited Pracising Dietitian and mother of 2 young children. She has a special interest in children's nutrition and understands the many issues parents face when trying to provide a balanced diet for their children. Leanne currently works with Nutrition Australia providing a nutrition consulting service to schools, parent groups and childcare services within the ACT.