Nutrition Services

At the Boston Living Center we believe in nutrition, access to healthy food and education about cooking and eating healthy. We also believe food is a great way to build community, peer support and social networks – all essential to HIV wellness. 

MEALS PROGRAM

Serving warm and nutritious meals five days a week in our community dining room. Click for the Current Meals Menu or call the main phone number at 617-236-1012 Ext 103.

NUTRITION PROGRAMS

The nutrition department at the BLC offers cooking classes, food demonstrations, food pantry referrals and other food resources. Cooking classes are a fun way to learn how to plan balanced meals, gain new cooking skills, use healthy cooking methods and practice food safety measures. Come cook with friends and get new recipes to try at home!

Individual Nutrition Consultation: By Appointment
Meet with our on-site nutritionist for help with meal planning, securing food assistance and addressing nutrition related issues.

Cooking Classes and Workshops: Ongoing, check your member catalog for the current schedule
Cooking classes at the BLC  are a fun way to learn how to plan balanced meals, gain new cooking skills, use healthy cooking methods, practice food safety and use appropriate foods to manage the side effects of your medications. Come cook with friends, share a meal and take home ingredients to try new recipes!

You can also purchase our new cookbook created by BLC Nutrition Services Manager, Amanda Stegmann and Dietic Intern, Beth Kitzis on Amazon by clicking here!