Diabetes

Diabetes

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English

Forms a health centre whose mandate is to prevent ill health, treat illness, and provide support and aftercare programming. Services are offered in a culturally sensitive way that welcomes, accepts and represents all Aboriginal peoples. A satellite health centre is provided for the Algonquins of Pikwàkanagàn First Nation community at Golden Lake. Offers an integrated, holistic approach to health encompassing physical, emotional, mental and spiritual aspects of well-being.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-748-5999 (Clinic)
Secondary Telephone: 
613-748-0657 (Programs/Administration)
Email Address: 
info@wabano.com
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-748-9364
Street Address: 
299 Montreal Rd
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1L 6B8

National Aboriginal Diabetes Association

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development

Forms an organization that supports individuals, families and communities to access resources for diabetes prevention, education and research. Creates partnerships with organizations committed to the prevention and management of diabetes. Promotes community wellness as a strategy to prevent diabetes.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
204-927-1220
Email Address: 
diabetes@nada.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
204-927-1222
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-232-6232
Street Address: 
174 Hargrave St
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3C 3N2

Q&A: focus on diabetes

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
Barbara Bourrier-LaCroix
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Summarizes the historical and socio-economical theories for the high prevalence of diabetes in Aboriginal communities. Includes resources.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Aboriginal diabetes initiative: First Nations on-reserve and Inuit in Inuit communities: program framework

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Health Canada
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Outlines the Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative, a Health Canada project designed to help meet the needs of Aboriginal people in combating the epidemic of type 2 diabetes in their communities. Describes the target population, program purpose, program objectives, program elements, delivery model, funding, criteria and implementation, and monitoring and evaluation, for the Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ABGN.A26 2000
ISBN 0662293746

Aboriginal diabetes initiative: Métis, off-reserve aboriginal and urban Inuit prevention and promotion: program framework

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an overview of the Métis, Off-reserve Aboriginal and Urban Inuit Prevention and Promotion (MOAUIPP) component of the Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative, a strategy announced by the Government of Canada in 1999. Designed to assist in meeting the needs of Aboriginal people dealing with the epidemic of type 2 diabetes in their communities. Describes the program purpose, target population, objectives, primary prevention and health promotion priorities, program delivery model, funding, project criteria, accessing program resources, and monitoring and evaluation for the MOAUIPP.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ABGN.A26 2000
ISBN 0662296796

Diabetes: a Manitoba strategy

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Print
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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Diabetes Steering Committee
Publisher: 
Manitoba Health
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides recommendations for optimal diabetes prevention, education, care, research and support in Manitoba.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMH.D53 1998
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Meals for good health

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Karen Graham
Publisher: 
Paper Birch Publishing
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Portage La Prairie, MB
Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1550565699
NUTR.G73 1998
Notes: 
Includes index. --- Review, Network Spring 2001: Created to prepare healthy meals for those managing diabetes, this book contains fully planned menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner and is illustrated with actual size photographs to show correct serving portions. The large print and easy-to-read format make it more accessible to all readers.
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