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Diabetes Management

Our Diabetes Program provides education, tools and ongoing support for patients with Type 2 diabetes, long-standing diabetes and prediabetes. Our program centers on patient self-management, therefore we strive to help patients become an active participant in their health care.

What services are provided by the Diabetes Management Program?

Individual or group diabetes education and support for people with Type 2 Diabetes, provided by Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE) who are Registered Nurses (RN), Registered Dietitians (RN) and Registered Pharmacists (RPh) specializing in diabetes care.

Group Education

Group education consists of a 1.5 hour virtual class that engages you in a discussion on diabetes management.

For our patients with prediabetes, a 1 hour class on diabetes prevention is also available.

How to prepare for Individual Appointments?

At your individual appointment with the Diabetes Team, the following points will be discussed:

​Your team will work with you to set lifestyle goals that will aid your progress towards effective diabetes management. The ultimate goal of our diabetes management program is to prepare you to confidently control your diabetes.

How Do I Make An Appointment?

If you are a Credit Valley Family Health Team patient, please call our administrative assistant at 905-813-1100 ext. 3408 to book an appointment.

Individuals living in Mississauga-Halton area can initiate a referral for diabetes education by calling Mississauga Halton Central Intake Program at 905 338 2983 ext. 4872 or visit their website.

Diabetes Resources

Please explore the resources below for credible information on diabetes prevention and management.

Videos and Recordings on Diabetes