Couchiching Family Health Team

Site: Orillia - Memorial Ave

Service: Diabetes Education Program

Description (Service) Service is offered in three ways: 
* Individual diabetes counseling 
* Team based services  
* Group educational sessions 
Topics that are covered include: 
* Myths and facts about diabetes 
* What foods will affect your blood sugar 
* How to read labels in the grocery store 
* How to plan for and incorporate more regular physical activity into your daily life
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Learning to Live with Diabetes: monthly, on Wed for 3 consecutive weeks * 2 hour sessions
Areas Served Orillia and area
Eligibility Must be referred by local family doctors that are a part of the CFHT or the Orillia Family Health Organization Physicians (OFHO) 
Learning to Live with Diabetes: A referral is required from your physician or from a member of the Diabetes team
Application Call or talk to your doctor for more information
Languages English
Fees None - Most services covered by OHIP
Address and Location
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
119 Memorial Ave
Orillia, ON L3V 5X1
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Intersection Memorial Ave and Barrie Road
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-329-3649
Fax 705-329-0653
Primary Contact Krista, Learning to Live with Diabetes program facilitator; Phone: ext 214
Alternate Contact Amber, Main reception/ Program Assistant; Email:
Primary Executive Lynne Davies, Executive Director; Phone: * ext 201; Email:
Alternate Executive Kelly Haines, Excecutive Assistant; Phone: ext 202; Email:

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