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Education Programs

Diabetes Education Program


The team

Amalie Churchill, Registered Nurse
Désirée Mathias, Registered Dietitian

Services

Individual diabetes education and support for those with diabetes or at risk of diabetes

  • Nutrition and lifestyle management
  • Diabetes medications
  • Foot screening
  • Insulin start  
  • Group education
  • Grocery store tours
  • Cooking classes
  • Diabetes peer support group

Location

Napanee, Deseronto, Tamworth, Amherstview, and other communities as needed.

Upcoming groups

Craving Change is a how-to workshop about changing your relationship with food. This free, online, four-week workshop starts on Thursday, March 4, 2021. More information on the flyer.

Conquering Diabetes in Six Months is a free, intensive, online program coming up this fall. An information session is coming up on November 10, to RSVP or register, call 613.354.8937 x7154 or email [email protected]

More information can be found on the flyer.

“I feel better after attending a diabetes education group. I learned how to eat well and be active to manage my blood glucose.”

– Tamworth participant.

Advanced Foot Care

Advanced foot care is available to individuals living in Napanee, Deseronto, Tamworth, Amherstview and other communities as needed. Individuals that have diabetes or pre-diabetes are encouraged to make an appointment for an assessment. By physician referral only. Appointments are available in Napanee and Deseronto.