Brought to you by the Simcoe County Nutrition Network and the former Food Partners Alliance of Simcoe County in partnership with Community Connection

Barrie Community Health Centre

Site: Barrie - Huronia Rd

Service: Diabetes Management Centre - Diabetes Education and Management

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update 
  • BCHC has postponed all in-person group programs and workshops until further notice, including Kitchen Conversations 
  • some groups are being held virtually, check website or call 705-734-9690 for more updates  
  • Diabetes - appointments will be conducted via phone call or virtually by Zoom, in person appointments may be available if requested by the patient.  
  • Community Dietitian –appointments will be conducted via phone call or or virtually by Zoom 
  • My Best Weight –appointments will be conducted via phone call or virtually by Zoom, in person appointments may be available if requested by the patient
 
Regular Service 
Patient-centred education and support to individuals living with Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Prediabetes or Gestational Diabetes  
  • provided by a team of Endocrinologists, Registered Dietitians (Certified Diabetes Educators) and Registered Nurses (Certified Diabetes Educators). 
  • Provide information and education around healthy eating, exercise, monitoring blood sugar levels, role of medications and insulin we well as other lifestyle factors 
  • insulin pump program site 
  • Group programs include: 
    • Kitchen Conversations - watch as Dietitians cook new recipes to taste and take part in conversation on a Diabetes-related topic
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 Update
  • Office Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-3 pm
  • Program hours vary, call for information
Regular Hours
  • Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
  • Program hours vary, call for information
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Adults with Type 1, Type 2 or Gestational Diabetes as well as those with Prediabetes
Application Call for an appointment, self-referrals are accepted
Languages English
Fees None
Addresses and Location
Site Location Two story building behind the main Eagle Ridge building that houses the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic
Located In Community Barrie
Address 490 Huronia Rd
Barrie, ON L4N 6M2
 
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Intersection Huronia Rd and Big Bay Point Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-734-9690 ext 283
Fax 705-719-4877
Website www.bchc.ca

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Partnership of Simcoe County Nutrition Network, Food Partners Alliance of Simcoe County and Community Connection. The support of the Government of Ontario is acknowledged