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Waasegiizhig Nanaandawe'iyewigamig
Diabetes Education Services

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Supports for individuals living with prediabetes or diabetes
  • Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes
  • Incorporates both traditional and contemporary healthy living services focused on reducing the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes
  • Works to reduce the number of avoidable complications that can arise from uncontrolled diabetes
Collaborates with other primary care team members to offer:
  • Case management and screening services
  • Dental screening
  • Diabetes and preventative education
  • Foot care and chiropody services
  • Insulin adjustments
  • Medical treatment
  • Nutritional counselling
  • Referrals to other health care professionals
  • Regular bloodwork
  • Retinal screening
  • Traditional healing services
Services are delivered through:
  • Individual counselling
  • Couples and family sessions
  • Group sessions
  • Community workshops
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Anishinaabe individuals 18 years and older and their families with pre-diabetes, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes or at-risk
Application Process
  • Call to book appointment
  • No referral required
  • Diabetes Education Services clinics held in participating communities on regular basis with schedule posted on website calendar
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid health card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On March 26, 2020

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