Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers a diabetes management and prevention program to assist individuals in understanding and managing their illness and to learn prevention measures 
  • Provides both adult and pediatric services 
  • Offers individual and group educational sessions and health promotion activities 
  • Accepts walk-in patients
 
Programs and services include: 
  • Basic foot care 
  • Client support groups 
  • Community screening 
  • Cooking classes 
  • Exercise programs 
  • Grocery tours 
  • Presentations to the public and to health care providers 
  • School programs and visits
 
Program services are provided through: 
  • Dietitian (Adult and Pediatric) 
  • Exercise therapist 
  • Foot care provider 
  • Nurse 
  • Wellness counsellor
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Alcona ; Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Deer Lake First Nation ; Dinorwic ; Drayton Township ; Eabametoong First Nation ; Fort Severn First Nation ; Hudson ; Kasabonika Lake First Nation ; Keewaywin First Nation ; Kingfisher Lake First Nation ; Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Lansdowne House ; McDowell Lake First Nation ; Mishkeegogamang First Nation ; Muskrat Dam First Nation ; Neskantaga First Nation ; Nibinamik First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; North Spirit Lake First Nation ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pickle Lake ; Pikangikum First Nation ; Poplar Hill First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Sandy Lake First Nation ; Savant Lake ; Sioux Lookout ; Slate Falls First Nation ; Wapekeka First Nation ; Wawakapewin First Nation ; Webequie First Nation ; Wunnumin Lake First Nation
Eligibility
  • Adult services for individuals 18 years of age and over  
  • Pediatric services for children and youth 17 years of age and under
 
Services and programs for any of the following: 
  • Persons with Type 1/Type 2 Diabetes 
  • Gestational Diabetes 
  • Type 1/Type 2 Pregnancy 
  • Impaired Glucose Tolerance 
  • Impaired Fasting Glucose 
  • High Risk persons
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Accepts walk-ins
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-6576
Fax 807-737-6266
E-Mail info@slmhc.on.ca
Website www.slmhc.on.ca
Primary Contact Colleen Fox, Booking Clerk; Email: cfox@slmhc.on.ca
Primary Executive Brad Lance, Patient Care Manager, Chronic Disease Prevention and Management; Phone: 807-737-2877 ext 4661; Email: blance@slmhc.on.ca
Site Location Ambulatory Care area of the Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 1 Meno Ya Win Way
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B4
 
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Intersection Meno Ya Win Way and 7th Ave
Mailing Address c/o Sioux Lookout Diabetes Program 
PO Box 909 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2012
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); Northwest Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)