Diet & Nutrition


Healthy eating for life

Our diet and nutrition service can help you understand and manage your health and well being.

What issues will a dietitian help with?

  • Diabetes
  • Weight gain
  • Unplanned weight loss or loss of appetite
  • Child nutrition – fussy eating, poor growth
  • Digestive problems
  • Swallowing & chewing issues
  • Any of these points can affect your health and well being.

How does a dietitian help?

  • Talk about current food and nutrition issues and how they might affect you
  • Provide individual nutrition assessments
  • Create personalised eating plans
  • Help you find ways to change your eating habits

Who is eligible?

Everyone in the community is welcome to access our diet and nutrition services.

Do I need a referral?

No. You can access our diet and nutrition service by requesting an appointment.

What about My Aged Care?

If you are over 65, you may be referred to our dieticians as part of a My Aged Care
assessment. This referral will be made with your permission.

Is there a waiting list?

There is a waiting list. The wait times vary with the service required.

Connect with us

See our Contact Us page

Group programs about children:

Making Meal Times Happy

Do you wish to have happier meal times with your toddler? Our dietitian will help you increase your knowledge and confidence in feeding your toddler at mealtimes.
In this informative session, you will hear ideas to help make mealtimes more pleasurable, while retaining all the nutrients your toddler needs.

When 10am-12pm monthy on a Tuesday
Where: Connect Health & Community 2A Gardeners Rd, Bentleigh East.
Cost: $10 per session.
Contact: For more information and to enrol, contact us on 03 9575 5322.​

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