Diabetes Service Directory

Diabetes Canada

Jump to

Service Overview

Eligibility

Fees

Referral Process

Diabetes Care, Education and Self-Management Support Services

View Map

401-1 Wesley Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 4C6
Phone: (204) 925‐3800 (Winnipeg)
or 1‐800‐BANTING (226‐8464)
Fax: (204) 949‐0266
Email: mbinfo@diabetes.ca
Website: www.diabetes.ca

Service Overview:

Diabetes Canada (DC) offers a toll‐free information line that provides access to knowledgeable staff who can help with support, information and referrals related to Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes. It also offers an award-winning website with numerous resources on diabetes prevention and management. Printed resources and information packages can be picked up or mailed out on request.

Join my DC today to keep up to date with the latest events, webinars and news in your community! It’s as easy as 1-2-3! Go to www.diabetes.ca/mycdasignup and click on “Sign Up”.

Eligibility:

Residents of Manitoba and Nunavut

Fees:

None

Referral Process:

  • Self‐referral

Diabetes Care, Education and Self-Management Support Services:

  • Screening (very basic screening is offered at health fairs and corporate wellness events)
  • Learning Series Presentations consists of a suite of PowerPoint modules that can be delivered by trained volunteers or employees on topics relating to diagnosed, undiagnosed and those at risk for developing diabetes. PowerPoint and educational material are also available in versions tailored to Aboriginal peoples or low literacy levels.  
  • Online resources, including online video series and other information on diabetes management and prevention
  • Diabetes education events; public awareness displays
  • Diabetes Canada also offers: travel health insurance and credit life insurance; publications such as Diabetes Dialogue; cookbooks for sale

On‐site Service Providers Available:

  • Professional and office staff

Updated September 2017

Map

Bookmark Email Print Share this on Facebook SHARE Share this on Twitter Tweet RSS Feeds RSS
Make text smaller Make text bigger
Traditional Territories Acknowledgement
The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority acknowledges that it provides health services in facilities located on the original lands of Treaty 1 and on the homelands of the Metis Nation. WRHA respects that the First Nation treaties were made on these territories and acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past, and we dedicate ourselves to collaborate in partnership with First Nation, Metis and Inuit people in the spirit of reconciliation.
Click here to read more about the WRHA's efforts towards reconciliation

WRHA Accessibility Plan Icon
Wait Times
View the Winnipeg Health Region's current approximate Emergency Department and Urgent Care wait times.

View wait times
Find Services
Looking for health services in Winnipeg?

Call Health Links-Info Sante at 788-8200

Search 211 Manitoba

Explore alternatives to emergency departments at Healing Our Health System

Find a Doctor
Mobile App
Use your phone to find information about wait times and health services in Winnipeg. Download the Connected Care mobile app for iPhone today!

Learn more
Wave Magazine
The September / October 2018 issue of Wave, Winnipeg's health and wellness magazine, is now available online.

Read more
Contact Us
Do you have any comments or concerns?

Click here to contact us
Careers
The Winnipeg Health Region has a variety of career opportunities to suit your unique goals and needs.

Visit our Careers site
WRHA Logo Help| Terms of Use | Contact Us | En français