Nutrition Counseling

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Nutrition counseling is available as a free service at our primary care offices. Topics that are appropriate for nutrition counseling include:

  • Weight management for adults and children
  • Lipid management
  • Diet management for Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Cardiac/Congestive Heart Failure
  • Malnutrition
  • Pre-gastric by-pass nutrition preparation
  • Pre-natal care
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Insulin Resistance
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Food allergies, intolerances, and sensitivities

Nutrition Classes and Support Groups are also available:

  • Diabetes Management
  • Health & Wellness
  • Weight Loss for Adults
  • Healthy Cooking
  • Grocery Shopping Strategies
    Our Registered Dietitians offer free nutrition counseling and classes through our Community Health Team. These services are available at Health Centers in Springfield, Ludlow, Bellows Falls, Charlestown, Londonderry and at Adult Day Care. Hospitalized patients can be seen by a clinical dietitian at both Windham Center and Springfield Hospital. To learn more about free classes, call 802-886-8998 or check the “events” listing on the Springfield Medical Care Systems Facebook page.Our Certified Diabetes Educators offer free diabetes counseling and free classes on diabetes and pre-diabetes. These services are available at Health Centers in Springfield, Ludlow, Bellows Falls, Charlestown, Londonderry and at Adult Day Care. Hospitalized patients can be seen at both Windham Center and Springfield Hospital. Your primary care physician can refer you to a Certified Diabetes Educator. To learn more about free  diabetes & pre-diabetes classes, call 802-886-8998 or check the “events” listing on the Springfield Medical Care Systems Facebook page.

Please call the individual offices to schedule an appointment.

Nutrition Staff:
Lara Peck, RD, CDE, CD
Robyn Priebe, RD, CDE, CD

Our Locations for Nutrition Counseling:

Bellows Falls
Rockingham Health Center
1 Hospital Court
Bellows Falls, VT
802-463-9000

The Windham Center for Psychiatric Care
1 Hospital Court
Bellows Falls, VT 05101
802-463-1346

Charlestown
Charlestown Health Center
250 CEDA Road
Charlestown, NH
603-826-5711

Londonderry
Mt Valley Health Center
38 VT Route 11
Londonderry, VT  05148
802-824-6901

Ludlow
Ludlow Health Center
1 Elm Street
Ludlow, VT
802-228-8867

Springfield
Springfield Health Center
100 River Street
Springfield, VT
802-886-8946

Springfield Adult Day Service
266 River Street
Springfield, VT
802-885-9881