Group Name: Canadian Diabetes Association
Description: The Canadian Diabetes Association is focused on its mission – to lead the fight against diabetes by helping people with diabetes live healthy lives while we work to find a cure. The association provides continuing education to health care professionals, supports research into the causes and treatment of diabetes, community education and advocacy as well as information and outreach.
Peer-to-Peer Support groups are delivered by trained volunteers in community settings. Each support group has one or more facilitator and may include guest speakers. In general, peer-to-peer support groups may address topics including:
- Self-management and sharing experiences
- Managing stress and diabetes burnout
- Making lifestyle changes to diet and physical activity
- Preventing and managing complications
To find out when Peer-to-Peer Support groups are being held in your city or town, please contact 1-800 BANTING (226-8464) for more information.
Where: 1400-522 University Ave. |Toronto, ON M5G 2R5
Contact: 416-363-3373 | 1-800-BANTING (226-8464) | firstname.lastname@example.org