Nipigon District Family Health Team

Site: Nipigon

Service: Diabetes Education Program

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers a variety of programs and services to individuals with diabetes or who are at risk of developing diabetes
Description (Service) Supports for people living with pre-diabetes or diabetes
  • Assists individuals to cope with diabetes and prevent complications 
  • Offers education and self-management support to fit an individual's lifestyle 
  • Facilitates client support groups 
  • Provides access to a registered nurse and registered dietitian 
  • Coordinates foot care workshops
Provides services through: 
  • Individual Sessions 
  • Group Sessions 
  • Health Promotion Activities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beardmore ; Dorion ; Nipigon ; Red Rock
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals with pre-diabetes, type 1 and type 2 diabetes
Application No referral required, call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-887-5252
Fax 807-887-5991
Primary Contact Sandra Jordan, Registered Nurse, Diabetes Educator, Nipigon District Family Health Team; Email:
Alternate Contact Kim Porter, Registered Dietitian, Nipigon District Family Health Team; Email:
Site Location Nipigon District Family Health Team
Located In Community Nipigon
Address 125 Hogan Rd
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
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Intersection Hogan Rd and First St
Mailing Address c/o Nipigon Diabetes Education Program 
Box 307 
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Donations