Ross Memorial Hospital - Kawartha Lakes
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Nutrition Counselling

We Provide:

Our team, comprised of registered dietitians, provide nutrition education for clients with a variety of nutritional concerns. Based on individual needs, clients will be offered either group or individual appointments.

Phone number: (705) 328-6091

What you need to know

Who can participate?

If your doctor/nurse practitioner is part of the City of Kawartha Lakes Family Health Team, please call (705) 328-9853 for an appointment (

If your doctor/nurse practitioner is part of the Community Health Centre, please call (705) 324-7323 for an appointment.

How do I register?

Your family doctor/nurse practitioner or other community agencies can refer you to the program. Self-referrals are also accepted for the Healthy Living classes, although further health information may be requested from your physician.

Click here for the Health First Referral Form.

What education classes are offered?

All clients have access to the Health First Learning Opportunities. Click here to return to the Health First home page for Learning Opportunities.

What should I bring to my appointment?

Where is it located?

Classes and individual appointments are located at Ross Memorial Hospital. Specific locations vary. You will be informed of the location when your appointment is confirmed.

Map to the Health First Unit from the Main Entrance

When are the Healthy Living classes?

Where can I get more information on nutrition?

Dietitians of Canada:
Eat Right Ontario:
Health Canada:

Phone: (705) 328-6091
Fax: (705) 328-6202

Click here to return to the Health First home page.