Residential Care

Canterbury Dietitians is able to provide clinical dietetic input on an individual basis for residents requiring additional nutrition support in aged care facilities and long term care facilities.

Canterbury Dietitians provides a thorough nutrition assessment and will recommend appropriate nutrition interventions. We are all endorsed dietitian prescribers and are able to apply for special authority numbers and prescribe nutritional supplements.

Referrals can be made by completing the referral form and faxing or emailing to Canterbury Dietitians.

Leigh can also see clients at Dietary Specialists where she specialises in dietary advice for women’s health, helping clients achieve a healthy weight and digestive health including irritable bowel syndrome and FODMAPs diet. Please refer to www.dietaryspecialists.co.nz