Niagara Nutrition Partners

Service: School Based Nutrition Programs

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-984-8953
Fax 905-984-5440
E-Mail admin@niagaranutritionpartners.ca
Website www.niagaranutritionpartners.ca
Primary Contact Kristal Doyle, Administration
Alternate Contact Anne Kirkpatrick, Program Manager; Phone: 905-984-8953 ext 22
Primary Executive Betty-Lou Souter, Chief Executive Officer, Community Care St Catharines & Thorold; Phone: 905-685-1349 ext 231; Fax: 905-685-3938
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
Community Care St Catharines & Thorold
14 North St
St Catharines, ON L2R 6W8
 
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Intersection North St and Welland Ave
Mailing Address c/o Community Care St Catharines/Thorold 
PO Box 575 
14 North St 
St Catharines, ON L2R 6W8
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A region-wide initiative that offers support and co-ordination for nutrition programs in both elementary and secondary schools. Offers support to student nutrition programs through provincial grants and local fundraising efforts. Works together with site-based volunteers to meet the needs of student nutrition programs in each community. 
 
By offering a balanced meal, a safe and stimulating environment, and social and emotional support to children, Niagara Nutrition Partners provides several benefits.  
 
* improves attendance and punctuality  
* increases understanding of how healthy eating habits affect energy levels  
* improves behaviour and increases concentration, leading to greater achievement  
* improves social skills and confidence to interact with other children and adults  
* promotes nutritionally complete programs that follow the student nutrition guidelines, established by the Ministry of Child & Youth Services for breakfast, lunch and snack.
Hours Call for information
Dates Sep-Jun
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
 
The nutrition programs are universal, open to students in both elementary and secondary schools from 4 to 21 years old, at no cost to students.
Application Grant application through Niagara Nutrition Partners, Community Development Worker
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; HN REACH, Niagara Nutrition Partners
Service Categories School Breakfasts ; School Lunches/Snacks
Events Breakfast Gala and Student Cook Off (Signature Event) 
Sobeys Golf Tournament