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First Steps Nutrition Trust is an independent, expert public health nutrition charity that provides resources to support eating well from pre-conception to five years.

Our Mission
is to ensure that everyone working across health and social care to support families has access to simple, practical, free eating well resources that have no commercial links. We promote eating well sustainably, and also provide support for the welfare food scheme Healthy Start and manage the Action on Additives campaign.

Our resources:
tick Are put together by nutrition experts, are regularly updated and are reviewed by policy makers, health professionals, independent experts and users.
tick Can be used in UNICEF Baby Friendly settings
tick Are available as free pdf downloads and can be used by anyone in their work promoting better public health

We provide regularly updated independent information on infant milks for sale in the UK and challenge information given by formula companies about their products which is not in line with policy and evidence from accepted expert committees. We believe that companies that market infant milks and foods for young children should not provide information on breastfeeding or child nutrition to health professionals and should work within the full WHO Code of marketing of breast milk substitutes.
Registered Charity No: 114640