Campbell River Diabetes Education Centre

Campbell River Diabetes Education Centre offers free medical assistance and information about self-management of Type 1 (children and adults), Type 2, and Gestational Diabetes. Individual appointments and/or group sessions are available to individuals of all ages.

Services Available

  • Individual appointments with Diabetes Nurse Educators &/or Dietitians
  • Small group classes
  • Gestational diabetes instruction
  • Certification in blood glucose monitoring (required for discounted blood glucose monitor strips)
  • Telephone contact for day to day problem solving.
  • A 1 hour drop-in services each week for quick questions or concerns  *Wednesdays from 2:30 to 3:30 pm*

 Who should learn about Diabetes?

  All people with Diabetes

 All people at risk of Developing Diabetes

 Family members of people with Diabetes

-Anyone who cares for someone with Diabetes

Languages Spoken

English, but can access interpreters when needed (please let us know in advance).

Address / Contact Info

Island Health - Campbell River General Hospital Sunshine Wellness Centre
375 - 2nd Avenue Campbell River, BCV9W 3V1
Go straight through main hospital doors. Go straight past Vending machines, and turn right.
Go through the set of doors and take a left. Clerk will be at the far end of reception area.

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 286-7150

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Mon - Fri, 8:30 AM to 4:15 PM

Amenities

Accessibility features: scent-free, wheelchair accessible

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nanaimo, Victoria
Cost structure: MSP
Accepting new patients / clients: Accepting new clients
Languages spoken: English

Categorization

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This program was last updated on 17 Nov 2017.