Food for thought
Independent Living Canada and the Independent Living Centres across Canada have produced quality resources over the last 30 years. You’ll find a few here and you can contact your local IL Centre for more information on the other resources available and a representative will assist you.
People living with disabilities are more likely to experience reduced well-being because of obesity, or being underweight and malnourished. They also have higher chances of suffering from several other health issues.
Project research & documents
Persons with Disabilities and Healthy Eating
A Summary of Consumer Views
Pan-Canadian Initiative Addressing Healthy Eating
Literacy, Disability and Quality of Life
Additional resources :
Exploring Canada’s Food Guide
Nutrition Labels What They Tell Us
Healthy Eating on a Budget
Keeping Food Safe
Don’t hesitate to contact us.
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Independent Living Canada
House of Sport – RA Centre
2451 Riverside Drive Ottawa ON Canada K1H 7X7
TÉL : 1-877-713-3373
fax.: (613) 563-3861