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Children's Health

Children's Nutrition


Rapids Family Health Team’s Ministry of Health and Long Term Care takes a holistic family approach to foster healthy body weights and healthy relationships with food among all family members through education and empowerment.

Children between the ages of 2 – 18 struggling with weight issues may be referred to our Registered Dietitians.  

All children and their families will receive a customized intervention plan.

Contact us!

For more information please contact Monica Ostlund, Registered Dietitian at 519-339-8949 or ask your primary care provider for a referral.

Youth Programs

Teen Cuisine

A cooking and educational program for teens ages 13+.

Passport To Flavour

 4 week mini-series for children in grades 7 & 8 designed to teach cooking skills and recipes from various countries around the world.

Chefs In Training 

A summer camp for Chidren ages 7-11 intersted in cooking & nutrition. Thank you to our volunteers and participants for 3 great weeks.