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Home and Community Care Support Services North West

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

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Description
  • Offers 1-day and 6-week workshops for individuals with chronic or long-term health conditions such as diabetes, arthritis, stroke, cancer, colitis, lung disease, fibromyalgia, Parkinson's, heart disease and other conditions
  • Workshops are offered online
Workshop topics include:
  • Pain and fatigue management
  • Developing action plans and problem solving skills
  • Exercise and nutrition
  • Managing Medications
  • Making treatment decisions
Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thunder Bay Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Workshop times vary; call for information
Eligibility
  • Individuals aged 18 years and older with chronic or long-term health conditions and their caregivers
  • Participants must be able to set goals and function in a group setting. For example, the program would not be appropriate for someone with significant dementia or memory impairment, or for someone who would be disruptive in a group
Application Process
Registration required; call the North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN), Thunder Bay Office at 807-684-9425
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Applicable
Legal Status
(30) Provincial Government
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Copyright
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Last Verified On
December 8, 2020