Group Name: South Riverdale Community Health Centre – Diabetes Education Network
Description: The South Riverdale Community Health Centre (SRCHC) is a community-based organization that offers primary health care services and health promotion programs to a diverse community. We strive to respond to local issues and provide services in active partnership with our clients, patients, neighbours, community groups and professional organizations. SRCHC is funded by the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network.
Diabetes Education Community Network of East Toronto (DECNET)
Working within the context of community health principles and practices, DECNET provides diabetes education support and services to adults with Pre-diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes in East Toronto. For this Diabetes Education Program (DEP), special focus is placed on increasing access for people with mental health challenges as well as community members who might otherwise experience barriers to health and health care. All DECNET programs and services are free. Some diabetes services and programs are offered in Chinese and Urdu/Hindi. Interpretation is also available in most languages with advanced request. TTC and childcare is available upon advanced request. Caregivers and family are welcome.
A doctor’s referral is not needed to access our services. We do however very much appreciate getting referrals from, and working collaboratively with, a range of health care professionals and service providers. For further information or to register for programs, please call us.
Where: Various health and community centres including South Riverdale Community Health Centre.
Contact: 416-461-9043 Ext. 340 | 416-461-9042. | www.srchc.ca