Latest Updates:

July 23, 2013

 The Annual CPNP Training Workshop will take place this fall!  We hope you can join us in Yellowknife in September.  The workshop will be held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 17-19, with travel days on Monday and Friday.  We are busy planning the agenda and activities.  If you would...

February 11, 2013

Healthy Babies coordinator, Tammy Matthews, recently organized a label reading education session with local dietitian, Lise. Afterwards, the group went to Stanton's for a grocery shopping tour, where they used their new label reading skills to look at the sugar in cereals, the calories in sweet...

February 11, 2013

Aklavik CPNP participants recently got together to make chili and cheese toast.

Coordinators Amber Semple and Shauna Charlie host cooking and information sessions every Tuesday and Thursday at the local school kitchen. They offer a "Make and Take" cooking style. Ingredients are provided...

February 11, 2013

Tuktoyaktuk CPNP participants recently got together to make banana berry smoothies, chili and bannock.

Prior to cooking, they separated the recipe ingredients into the 4 food groups and talked about some of the important nutrients in each of those food groups. While cooking and eating,...

October 28, 2012

For a breastfed baby, every week is breastfeeding week!

Canada celebrates breastfeeding annually from October 1st - 7th. Breastfeeding is the normal way to feed babies, and offers much to be celebrated. Perfect nutrition, portable and convenient meals, warmth and cuddles...