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 807-887-5645
Fax 807-887-5991
Primary Contact Sandra Jordan, Registered Nurse, Diabetes Educator, Nipigon District Family Health Team
Alternate Contact Kim Porter, Registered Dietitian, Nipigon District Family Health Team
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