Tube and Supplemental Feeding

The Tube and Supplemental Feeding Program provides specialized nutritional products for children and adolescents.

Public Health dietitians ensure that children meet the eligibility criteria and order and distribute products.

Who can receive this service?

  • Children under 19 years of age who are residents of New Brunswick;
  • Children who need specialized nutritional products to meet 50% or more of their caloric and nutritional needs.

How to request this service

  • Be referred by a pediatrician or specialist;
  • Be assessed by a clinical dietitian who confirms the need for the product.