How to use food to help your mental health

The NFHT has a Clinical Nutrition Program that can provide evidence-based advice and counselling about diet, food and nutrition. 
Below are 5 great articles about the connections between food, diet and nutrition and mental health:

  1. FAQs on nutrition and it’s impact on mental health:
  2. STRESSED and all I want to do is eat:
  3. DEMENTIA’S impact on meal time habits and tips for improvement:
  4. AUTISM and food for kids:
  5. COVID-19 and food handling, nutrition and breastfeeding:

Vaccinations, Masking

We are holding a school age vaccinations clinic on March 15, 2023. To book online click here.


Covid and flu shot appointments are available at our clinic in the lower level of the Northumberland Mall. To book online click here or you can call 289-252-2139. For more information click here for covid or here for flu.


If you have an in-person appointment with a health care provider at any of the NFHT offices, you do still need to wear a procedure mask inside of our office – we can provide one. These infection control protocols are to protect our patients and staff.

What’s Happening in Our Community

With rising cases of respiratory illness like #RSV and #influenza in our region + the ongoing presence of #covid19, #OHT-N partners have joined forces to issue an urgent #northumberland ‘call to action’.

For details, please click here.


NFHT Career Opportunity

NFHT is seeking a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner to work within a family practice office and as part of our interprofessional program team. Please see our careers page for more information new postings.

Are You Ready to Quit Smoking?

If you would like information about our smoking cessation program through STOP that offers free NRT, please call 289-252-2139 or email



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