What is TextMATCH?
A text messaging service for pregnant mums and families of children under 2 years old. Developed in 2014 through a consortium of health professionals and community based organisations to achieve these objectives:
- Increase awareness of the importance of diet and activity
- Increase understanding of healthy diet and activity for pregnancy and toddlers
- Provide relevant and practical suggestions of how to improve diet and increase activity
- Increase parental motivation to make healthy behaviour changes
- Provide links to other support services