Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre :: Sioux Lookout Diabetes Program :: Sioux Lookout, Ontario

SLMHC Diabetes Program

Our interdiciplinary team provides education, support and guidance to adults and children with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes, or those at risk for diabetes.  We provide direct patient care to 28 communties in North Western Ontario. Our clinicians travel to these remote communities on a monthly basis. Our Program is open to referrals from any source, including self-referrals.

We Provide:

  • Diabetes education
  • Medication counseling & insulin teaching
  • Basic/advanced foot care & assessment
  • Dietary consultation - cooking classes, grocery store tours, meal planning, nutritional assessments
  • Exercise therapy
  • Patient Navigation: assist clients with social determinants of health; community resources; financial or housing support 
  • Individual, family, or group sessions
  • Pediatric services
  • Prenatal education
  • Community capacity building, programming and outreach projects
  • Education and training for those employed in diabetes related fields
  • Smoking cessation
  • Access to Traditional Programming & medical interpreters
  • OTN and PCVC services

When is this Service Available?

Monday to Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

To Book Appointment:

  • Booking Clerk (p) 737-6576 (f) 737-6266
  • Switchboard 737-3030