Diabetes Education Centre

Expert education and support is essential to help manage diabetes and prevent complications from diabetes. Our certified diabetes educators include a Registered Nurse and Registered Dietitian. The goals of the program include helping people living with diabetes and their families learn to live well with diabetes.


Group education and individual visits:

-adults new to diabetes

-starting insulin

-pregnancy and diabetes


-education awareness events for community groups

-education and training for health care professionals 

-DROP IN hours: Fridays from 9:00-12:00pm (No appointment necessary.)


You can refer yourself to the Diabetes Education Centre by calling 705-746-5461, or your doctor or health care professional can send a Referral Form (please see attached document below) to fax number 705-773-4609. We will call you to arrange an appointment once we have received the referral.

Hours & Contact Information

Phone: 705-746-5461 Fax: 705-773-4609

Location:  first floor of the West Parry Sound Health Centre in the Rehab Department

Monday to Thursday 8am to 4:30pm

Fridays 8am to 1:30pm (Drop In 9am-noon)

Information Links

Diabetes Canada


Stand Up to Diabetes


Download this file (Diabetes Referral Form.pdf)Diabetes Referral Form