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Organization: Riverside Health Care Facilities Inc - Fort Frances - Valley Diabetes Education Center  
Phone Numbers: 807-274-4828
Fax: 807-274-4838
Email: riverside@rhcf.on.ca
Website: www.riversidehealthcare.ca
Address:
c/o Valley Diabetes Education Center
110 Victoria Ave
Fort Frances, ON
P9A 2B7
Street
Address
:
206 Victoria Ave
Fort Frances
 
Intersection: Victoria Ave and Sinclair St
Location: Community Health Services Building
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Wed, Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Outreach Clinic: Thu 8 am-4 pm
Drop In (Fort Frances): Wed 1 pm-3:30 pm
Executives: Twyla Howarth - Registered Nurse
807-274-3266 ext 4192 * t.howarth@rhcf.on.ca
Glenna Morand - Director, Outpatient Services
807-274-5603 * g.morand@rhcf.on.ca
Service Description: Located in the Community Health Services Building on Victoria Ave

Community-based diabetes education center offering supports for people living with pre-diabetes or diabetes
  • Offers public presentations regarding type 2 diabetes prevention
  • Offers outreach clinics located in Emo and Rainy River
  • Provides services through individual education sessions and health promotion activities

Health promotion activities may include:
  • Community screening
  • Cooking classes
  • Exercise programs
  • Foot care workshops
  • Grocery tours
  • Health fairs

Health promotion activities provided:
  • Media events
  • Presentations to health care providers
  • Presentations to the public
  • School Programs/Visits
  • Student placement

Fees: None
Application: Call for information
Eligibility - Population(s) Served:
  • Individuals with any type of diabetes including gestational diabetes, type 1 / type 2 pregnancy, impaired glucose tolerance, impaired fasting glucose
  • Individuals who are at high risk
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Rainy River District  
See Also: Diabetes
Diabetes Education Programs

This information was last completely updated on November 24, 2016

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