Many schools offer meal and snack programs and include food in fundraising activities like hot lunch days, barbecues and tuck shops. The Health Unit has developed healthy food guidelines to make sure the food served and sold is both safe and healthy.
- Food at School Resource – Food Safety & Nutrition Guidelines for Food Served and Sold at School (PDF)
- Food at School Information Form (PDF) – notification form for schools serving or selling food.
Education Sessions and Consultations for Schools
TBDHU staff members are available to provide education sessions and/or consultations. Please call the TBDHU at (807) 625-5900 or 1-888-294-6630 (District) to speak with the healthy schools dietitian for nutritional information or a public health inspector for food safety information.