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Good Food Great KIds - Yarra Valley Community Health Service 2002-2004



The Good Food Great Kids Project aimed to increase the use of healthier foods within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families. It also aimed to create an opportunity for local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and their families to grown fresh, low cost fruit and vegetables, including native plant foods. It also aimed to improve the nutritional intake of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary school children in the Healesville and Badger Creek area of Victoria.

To achieve this objective, three main projects were formed which included the establishment of:

Abstract adapted from Eastern Health


Jo Stanford and Doseena Fergie
Indigenous Health Service
Ph: 1300 130 391

Evaluated publications

Indigenous Health Service (2005)

Good food great kids: an Indigenous community nutrition project 2002-2004.

Healesville, VIC: Indigenous Health Service, Yarra Valley Community Health Service, Eastern Health


Last updated: 13 July 2017
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