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Diabetes Education Program

The Diabetes Education Program offers one-on-one counselling with a dietitian and a nurse on diabetes, nutrition, medication and foot care as well as more specialized care with a diabetes physician or nurse practitioner.  The program is offered Monday to Friday at the Primary Care Centre.  First time sessions are up to an hour in length.  Follow-up sessions are 15 - 30 minutes long.  The diabetes foot care clinic runs every Monday.  Referral to the program can be made by a doctor or other health professional, or by self referral.  Appointments can be made by contacting the dietitian or nurse directly.

For more information about the program or to book an appointment call:

  • Dietitian: 765-7728
  • Nurse: 765-7729

For information on diabetes visit: