located in the Family Health Team Clinic
The Timiskaming Diabetes
Program is one of 39 Northern Diabetes Health Network programs which
provides diabetes education and care for people living with
The program is staffed by
a Registered Dietician and Registered Nurse who are Certified Diabetes
Educators, as well as a receptionist/secretary. All staff are part
In addition to individual
private appointments for those living with diabetes, the program
also organizes and hosts many workshops and events to promote
healthy living and self-management of diabetes as well as workshops
for local physicians and healthcare professionals to hear the latest
information on diabetes care.
These services are offered at no
cost to the client and anyone can access these services (a doctors
referral is not necessary). The Timiskaming Diabetes Program
provides bi-weekly services to Englehart and area residents at the
Englehart and District Hospital.
For more information,
contact the New Liskeard office at
or you may leave a voice mail message at
544-2301, ext. 5251.
without education is like a bird without wings…It won’t fly."