Algonquin Family Health Team

Site: Huntsville - Canada Summit Centre

Service: Wellness Hub

Description
Description (Service) The Wellness Hub is a collaborative effort with community partners to provide visible, accessible, and reliable health promotion and healthy living information, education, and programs to our community. 
 
Programs and services include: 
 
Healthy Heart Program:  
Provides educational sessions to assist those with or at risk for heart disease to improve their lifestyle and prevent future illness * eight week exercise component that provides cardio and resistance training 
 
Active Healthy Aging (AHA):  
Free nine week program designed for people 55 years and older to increase individual’s knowledge and participation in nutrition, physical exercise and socialization.  
 
Nurse Practitioner (NP):  
The NPs provide general primary health care services for patients of all ages, and are involved in a variety of programs.  
 
Diabetes Prevention Program:  
A free program for adults who are at high risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, with the following risk factors: Overweight, especially in the stomach area;High blood pressure;High cholesterol;Low physical activity levels;Diabetes during pregnancy 
 
Other programs and services offered at Howland Building location include: Hope Huntsville Palliative Care * Geriatric Care * Breath of Muskoka: smoking cessation and lving with COPD* Mental Health Therapy
Service Details
Hours Mon 8 am-7 pm, Tue-Thu 8 am-4 pm, Fri 8 am-12 noon  
* Evening classes available, call for information or check website
Dates Varies by program
Areas Served Huntsville
Eligibility Self referral * diabetes prevention program and active healthy living programs open to public * must be a rostered patient of the FHT for all other programs
Application Call for information * registration required * online registration available for some programs
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Huntsville
Address & Map
Canada Summit Centre
20 Park Dr, 2nd Flr
Huntsville, ON P1H 1P5
Intersection Brunel Rd and Park Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-789-5986
Fax 705-787-1948
Website www.algonquinfht.ca
Primary Contact Julie Allen, Administrative Assistant - Wellness Hub

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