Dryden Area Family Health Team

Site: Dryden Area Family Health Team

Service: Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Teaches people living with chronic disease how to live better and tips that will help them improve their quality of life 
  • Offers a free 6-week program with group sessions held for 2.5 hours weekly 
  • Each participant receives a free copy of the "Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions" Wellness Guide 
  • Facilitated by Registered Nurse and community members living with chronic disease that can include but not limited to arthritis, fibromyalgia, diabetes, lung disease and heart disease
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Clinic: Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Dryden
Eligibility Open to individuals living with any type of chronic disease including diabetes, arthritis, stroke, hypertension, lung disease, cancer or fibromyalgia
  • Accepts referrals from any source 
  • Call to register
Languages English
Fees None ; Most services covered by OHIP
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-7406
Fax 807-223-7462
E-Mail info.FamilyHealthTeam@drhc.on.ca
Website www.drydenfht.ca
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Primary Contact Rae-Lynn Meade, Program Assistant; Phone: 807-223-7406 ext 3002
Alternate Contact Lucy Venne Nabb, Director; Phone: 807-223-7406 ext 3128; Email: lvennenabb@drhc.on.ca
Located In Community Dryden
Address 40 Goodall St
Dryden, ON P8N 1V8
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Intersection Goodall St and McMillan Ave
Mailing Address Box 3003 
58 Goodall St 
Dryden, ON P8N 2Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)