EON Healthy Eating

Access to healthy food is not enough in itself. EON teaches children and their families the nutritional value of fruit and vegetables, how to prepare and cook healthy food and the importance of good nutrition in maintaining good health.

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The program:

  • Educates children and adults about healthy lifestyle choices, nutrition, food hygiene and the value of each in preventing disease and maintaining good health.
  • Delivers practical hands-on food preparation and cooking workshops in garden based ‘bush kitchens’, school kitchens and other community spaces
  • Increases participants’ fruit and vegetable consumption
  • Helps to reduce rates of nutrition-linked disease, such as Type 2 diabetes and heart disease

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