The EYN Partnership is committed to improving nutrition standards for children in the early years. Nutrition during this critical period impacts children’s healthy growth, development and long-term outcomes. Learn more about the importance of nutrition in the first years of a child’s life.
The future outcomes and lifetime health of young children can be influenced by good nutrition early in their lives. Early years settings play a key role in supporting the nutritional needs of young children and the EYN Partnership is here to support you.
Nutrition in a child’s early years impacts their growth, development and long-term outcomes. The EYN Partnership want to give you confidence that you’re providing your child with the nutrition they need – whether at home or when they’re in a childcare setting.
BSc (Hons) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics; specialist in paediatric nutrition and dietetics
Lucy has 18 years’ experience as a dietitian in the NHS, specialising in paediatric nutrition and dietetics. She has worked in a variety of settings including a large London teaching hospital and community trusts.
Her most recent role included a varied and busy clinical caseload covering paediatric home tube feeding, an outpatient service to special schools, paediatric outpatient clinics including referrals for allergies, weight management, faltering growth, selective eating and complex feeding difficulties.
Lucy has also been involved in the teaching and mentoring of student paediatric dietitians, contributed to several dietetic publications and presented at childhood nutrition conferences.