North Timiskaming Diabetes Program

Site: Kirkland Lake Office

Service: Diabetes Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers support services for people living with prediabetes or diabetes 
  • Provides individual and group sessions on diabetes related issues 
  • Services are provided by a Registered Nurse and Dietitian
Provides the following services: 
  • blood pressure checks 
  • cholesterol checks 
  • foot assessments/care 
  • insulin adjustments 
  • nutritional and weight management education 
  • resource materials
Also provides the following diabetes education: 
  • Diabetes and Chronic Disease Self Management Workshops 
  • Foot Care Education Workshop 
  • Insulin Class
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served King Kirkland ; Kirkland Lake ; Larder Lake ; Matachewan ; Matachewan First Nation ; Swastika ; Virginiatown
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Individuals and families living with or affected by diabetes 
  • Must provide proof of valid provincial health care (OHIP) coverage
Application Call to schedule an appointment
Languages English ; French - Staff person ; Interpretive Services - -- available ; Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu -- Staff person available
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-568-2134
Fax 705-568-2116
Primary Contact France Armstrong, TDP Secretary
Alternate Contact Kelsey McKinnon, Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
Site Location Kirkland and District Hospital
Located In Community Kirkland Lake
Address 145 Government Rd E
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4
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Intersection Government Rd E and Hospital Green Rd
Mailing Address Bag 3000 
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)