Life Education’s nutrition-focused program Healthy Eats reached a further 441 students across ten schools in Townsville and Mackay in term two.
Piloted last year, the award-winning new program encourages children to eat more fruit and vegetables and aims to reduce the impact of obesity.
Part funded by the Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN) and implemented in collaboration with 19 primary schools in Cairns, Townsville and Mackay regions, Healthy Eats has already had a big impact on those schools:
We look forward to continuing to work with our community partners and bringing the Healthy Eats program to more schools across the three North Queensland regions in terms three and four, with plans to expand into south east Queensland in 2021. More information to come!