About NAQ Nutrition

About NAQ Nutrition

 

The Australian Nutrition Foundation (Qld Div) Inc, trading as NAQ Nutrition (NAQ), is a non profit, non government community nutrition education organisation that has TDGR and charity status. NAQ was established in 1994 and has a 20 year history as a key community nutrition education body and is highly regarded as the independent voice of nutrition education in the Queensland community.  NAQ is governed by a Committee of Management.

We deliver services across Queensland with individual members, organisations, corporate partners and other government and non-government key stakeholders to promote evidence-based healthy living messages. Our health promotion services and strategies including a range of nutrition education and cooking skill programs and other resources for various community groups across the lifespan to promote healthy life choices in relation to healthy food selection and physical activity.


What does NAQ offer?

  • Programs aimed at specific target groups (early childhood, outside school hours care, schools, sporting canteens, aged care and workplaces in the Queensland population)
  • Operation as a Registered Training organisation (NAQ Nutrition Training) with scope to deliver food safety supervisor training and other units of competency relating to nutrition and menu planning for the health and community services, and retail and hospitality sectors
  • Delivery of a wide range of tailored nutrition education and cooking skill programs for vulnerable groups e.g. young mums, refugee families, people with mental health problems and their carers, people with disabilities and their carers
  • Development of online resources to support the work of each of our programs
  • Availability of expert advice by email and telephone to respond to nutrition queries

Contact Details

For further information, please contact us.

Office hours:

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Phone: (07) 3257 4393

Fax: (07) 3171 2969

Email: info@naqld.org