Where to Get Food in Halton

The 2013 edition of Halton Region’s Where to Get Food in Halton is now available. Distributed to libraries and community agencies throughout Halton Region, this valuable resource contains a comprehensive listing of food-related support programs and services offered in Halton.wheretogetfoodcover

At Halton Region we work hard every day to encourage residents to make healthy choices in their lives. Healthy eating and having access to a variety of nutritious foods are two critical components of a healthy lifestyle and the prevention of obesity and chronic diseases like diabetes.

The Region has worked with numerous community organizations and partners to create Where to Get Food in Halton. The resource will assist residents to find food-related supports in the community, including farmers’ markets, food box programs, and community kitchens.

To view a copy of Where to Get Food in Halton online, visit www.halton.ca/WhereToGetFood. To obtain a hardcopy of the guide, please contact Halton Region by dialing 311 or 905-825-6000, toll free 1-866-442-5866 or TTY 905-827-9833.

As always, if you have any Regional concerns or comments you would like to share, please feel free to email me at gary.carr@halton.ca. You can also find me on Twitter @garycarrhalton or on Facebook. To receive further updates on Regional issues, please subscribe to my quarterly e-newsletter, “The Carr Report.”