Dryden Regional Health Centre

Site: Dryden Regional Health Centre

Service: Dryden Diabetes Centre

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Description & Services
Public Comments Provides outreach to Ignace and on/off-reserve Indigenous people
Description (Service) Supports for people living with prediabetes or diabetes
Provides the following programs and services to clients: 
  • Individual and family diabetes education 
  • Pregnancy and gestational diabetes education 
  • Screening, specialized clinics, outreach and weekly walk-ins 
  • School educational programs  
  • Foot care workshops 
  • Presentations to the public and health care providers 
  • Grocery tours
Program services are provided through: 
  • Individual sessions 
  • Group sessions 
  • Health promotion activities and events
Hours Mon 12 noon-8 pm, Tue-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dryden ; Ignace ; Vermilion Bay
Eligibility Individuals must have: 
  • Type 1/Type 2 Diabetes 
  • Gestational Diabetes 
  • Type 1/Type 2 Pregnancy 
  • Impaired Glucose Tolerance 
  • Impaired Fasting Glucose 
  • High Risk 
  • Pediatric Type 2
Application Open to referrals from any source
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-8208
Fax 807-223-8624
E-Mail ltaylor@drhc.on.ca
Website www.drydenfht.ca/programs-services/diabetes/
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Primary Contact Suzanne Wice, Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator; Email: swice@drhc.on.ca
Alternate Contact Deha Reimer, Registered Dietitian and Diabetes Educator; Email: dreimer@drhc.on.ca
Located In Community Dryden
Address 40 Goodall St
Dryden, ON P8N 2Z6
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Intersection Goodall St and Van Horne Ave
Mailing Address PO 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)