Guelph Family Health Team

Site: Guelph - Dawson Rd - Guelph Medical Place

Service: Diabetes Care Guelph

Contact Information
Alternate Name DCG ; Diabetes Education Program (DEP)
Website www.guelphfht.com
Primary Contact Sarah Duff, Community Program Clinic Coordinator; Phone: 226-820-3744; Email: sarah.duff@guelphfht.com
Alternate Contact Jennifer Smith, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 519-840-1964; Fax: 519-840-1963; Email: jennifer.smith@guelphfht.com
Primary Executive Ross Kirkconnell, Executive Director
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
Guelph Medical Place - Dawson Road Family Medical Clinic
83 Dawson Rd
Guelph, ON N1H 1B1
 
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Intersection Dawson Rd and Speedvale Ave W
Other Locations Guelph Community Health Centre
176 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 8N9

Westminster Woods Medical Centre
33 Farley Dr, Unit 1
Guelph, ON N1L 0B7

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich St
Guelph, ON N1H 3Y8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Dedicated to helping people who are living with or who are at risk for diabetes. The program supports people with prediabetes, diabetes or gestational diabetes and works closely with local physicians and other health services in the community to ensure people living with diabetes have access to the information and resources they need to manage their diabetes. 
 
A range of services are designed to help people reduce the risk of complications associated with diabetes and help manage the disease. Services include: 
* individual assessment and counselling 
* ongoing follow-up and support 
* education classes 
* insulin initiation and follow-up for dose management 
* full range of information resources to help continue to make healthy lifestyle choices
Hours Mon, Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-7 pm
Areas Served Guelph - and surrounding area
Eligibility Residents of Guelph and surrounding area
Application Patient may self refer to program or physician referral
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; German ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Subjects
Service Categories Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes