ACT Nutrition Support Service

Developed by Nutrition Australia ACT Inc, and funded by the ACT Government’s Healthy Canberra Grants, the ACT Nutrition Support Service (ACTNSS) supports healthy eating across the ACT community.

ACTNSS supports ACT residents, organisations and services to help make healthy choices the easy choice.

If you live in Canberra then this service is for you! Visit www.actnss.org for more information, recipes, fact sheets and e-newsletter subscriptions.

The website offers Canberrans opportunities to subscribe for regular e-newsletters and provides access to a range of nutrition related resources.

Free services within this program include:

  • online and telephone expert nutrition advice
  • healthy recipes and food ideas
  • support and training for staff
  • access to a comprehensive range of nutrition education tools
  • E-newsletters, fact sheets, and menu planning resources.

ACTNSS also supports ACT school canteens to meet the National Healthy School Canteen Guidelines and ACT Public School Food and Drink Policy.

ACT Food outlets and caterers can access free advice and support on meeting the ACT Government Food & Drink Policy requirements.

ACTNSS is part of the ACT Government’s Healthy Weight Initiative, supporting a healthy, active and productive community. For more information about the Healthy Weight Initiative, please visit www.act.gov.au/healthyliving