Chapleau Health Services

Site: Chapleau Health Services

Service: Diabetes Education Program

Description & Services
Public Comments If an individual requires transportation, call the Chapleau Transit service at 705-864-4477; there is a nominal fee for the transportation
Description (Service)
  • Provides a diabetes education program to help individuals make informed decisions about diabetes care and management 
  • Works in collaboration with the physicians at the Chapleau and District Family Health Team 
  • Provides a weekly drop-in visit for blood pressure checks, blood sugar checks, weigh-ins and healthy recipe ideas
 
Offers the following services: 
  • Blood sugar and blood pressure checks 
  • Education on diabetes 
  • Nutrition counselling specific to diabetes, high cholesterol, and high blood pressure 
  • Ordering of blood work 
  • Diabetic sensory foot screening 
  • Referrals to supports including chiropody and CNIB
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Weekly Drop-in Tue 2 pm-3 pm
Areas Served Chapleau
Eligibility Individuals living with diabetes or at-risk and their family members
Application Self-referral or health care professional referral
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-864-3079
Fax 705-864-0449
E-Mail communications@sschs.ca
Website www.sschs.ca
Primary Contact Robin Greer, Registered Dietician; Phone: 705-864-3070; Email: rgreer@sschs.ca
Alternate Contact Heather Richardson, Nurse Educator; Email: hrichardson@sschs.ca
Primary Executive Natasha Comte, Interim Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 705-864-1520; Fax: 705-864-0449; Email: NComte@sschs.ca
Site Location Chapleau General Hospital
Located In Community Chapleau
Address 6 Broomhead Rd
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
 
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Intersection Broomhead Rd and King St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town - Chapleau Health Services ; Regional / Municipal - Northern Diabetes Health Network ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)