Free Online Nutrition Webinars – June 2022

Sign up for these FREE online nutrition information sessions with Registered Dietitians throughout June! Open to everyone.

If the dates/times don’t suit or for other nutrition topics, pre-recorded sessions are available to watch at:




Nutrition for your Teenager – Wednesday 22 June @ 2pm

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Nutrition for Sport – Wednesday 29 June @ 12pm

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Contributing to Developing Happy, Healthy Children & Young People Conference – 15 June 2022

The Northern Area Outcomes Group & NHSCT Infant Mental Health Strategic Group invite you to a conference on Contributing to Developing Happy, Healthy Children and Young People on 15 June 22.

Click the the link below or scan the QR code on the poster to register now.

Registration closes – 7 June 2022

Registration Link –


Promoting Infant Mental Health Through the Theory & Science of HOPE – Online Seminar 14 June 2022


Infant Mental Health Awareness week this year is 13th-19th June.

The Theme for 2022 is ‘Understanding Early Trauma’.

The Best Start in Life Group from the Western Health & Social Care Trust invite you to an online seminar

on Tuesday 14th June 2022,



Promoting Infant Mental Health through the theory and Science of HOPE’

This Seminar is for all individuals with an interest in Infant Mental Health from professional and practitioner backgrounds from the Statutory, Community and Voluntary Sectors, including Students.


Topics to include:

 – Introduce the concept of HOPE and attachment

 – Explore the evidence and linking it to early trauma

– Bring HOPE alive in your practice

Click the link below to register:

Trauma in Children Podcast

Clinical psychologists Karen McWhinney and Ciara Downes discuss –

– What parents need to know about trauma in their children
– How it can impact feelings and behaviour
– What helps children recover
– How to stop the cycle of trauma within families

Listen now to their trauma podcasts, and others, on:


Weaning Week 2022 Resources & Promotional Material


National Weaning Week is coming up soon 4th – 11th May 2022.

The Public Health Dietitians Group are hoping that this week can become a memorable date for your diaries in the coming years.

We are here to equip you with resources that can be used to promote accurate, evidence based advice for parents as they begin the journey of introducing their baby to solid food.

Attached are a range of resources and suggested promotion materials for use during the week and beyond.


  • Weaning week materials 2022 PDF:  explaining how you might use and share the attached infographics – Download


  • NEW Infographics:  produced by PHDG to promote accurate, evidence based advice for introducing solids – these were produced based on feedback from parents/careers who have been through the weaning journey.
    • Top Tips for Introducing Solids Infographics – Download
    • Recipe Cards – Download
    • Things I wish I Had Knew When Starting Weaning (top tips from parents/carers) Infographic – Download


  • Weaning week activity ideas: some ideas of activities and ways you could promote accurate, evidence based advice for introducing solids during Weaning Week and beyond – Download


  • Weaning week email banner 2022: add this to your signature to promote weaning week.  Simply go into your email signature and copy and paste the image to your ‘edit signature’’ box – Download


Small grant – For tutors trained in any of our community nutrition education programmes, a small grant is available to help support any resources need to help promote healthy weaning advice and education.  Please contact the team to find out more.  Email:

Please get in touch with the team if there are any ways we as a team can help support your organisation to promote accurate, evidence based advice for introducing solids during Weaning Week and beyond.  Email:

Let’s promote good weaning practices together! Be sure to share widely, take photos and hashtag #introducingsolids #weaningweek2022