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Wasauksing First Nation
Diabetes Program

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Description
Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes
  • Provides case management and screening services
  • Provides one-on-one or group consultation on monitoring blood sugar levels and medications
  • Offers basic foot care
  • Coordinates workshops and activities including but not limited to community kitchens and diabetes bingos
  • Works to reduce the number of avoidable complications that can arise from uncontrolled diabetes
  • Advises on developing and implementing an approach to care and management of diabetes including healthy eating, exercise, and other lifestyle choices
  • Assists individuals in finding appropriate services
  • Provides referrals to other health care professionals
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron Treaty
Eligibility
Members of Wasauksing First Nation with pre-diabetes, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes or are at-risk
Application Process
  • Appointments recommended
  • No referral required
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On October 2, 2018

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