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Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
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
  • Works to increase early detection and 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
  • Promotes increased physical activity and knowledge of healthy eating
  • Provides workshops, presentations and hands-on training for cultural activities and traditions
  • Assists individuals in finding appropriate services
  • Provides referrals to other health care professionals and the Northern Diabetes Health Network (NDHN)
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Tribal Council: UnaffiliatedPolitical Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Superior Treaty
Eligibility
Members of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (formerly known as Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation) living with/at-risk of developing diabetes
Application Process
Program registration required
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On August 6, 2019

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