Central West LHIN
Central West Self-Management Program in partnership with William Osler
Peel Memorial Centre – 2.D.248, 20 Lynch Street, Brampton, ON, L6W 2Z8
Living a Healthy Life
905-863-2574 or 1-844-643-7393
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Mississauga Halton Self-Management Program
2401 Bristol Circle, Suite 105, Oakville, ON, L6H 5S9
North East LHIN
Living Healthy North East
4th Floor, Room M426, Sudbury Outpatient Centre, Horizon Sante-Nord,
865 Regent Street South, Sudbury, ON, P3E 3Y9
705-523-7155 or 1-866-991-7155
Toronto Central LHIN
Choose Health, led by South Riverdale Community Health Centre
955 Queen Street East, Toronto, ON, M4M 3P3
Waterloo Wellington LHIN
Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program, hosted by Langs
519-947-1000 x255 or 1-866-337-3318
Erie St. Clair LHIN
Chronic Disease Self-Management Program, hosted by Windsor Essex
Community Health Centre
3325 College Avenue, Windsor, ON, N9C 4E6
Whether you are a patient, caregiver or clinicians, Wounds Canada has the information you need about diabetic foot ulcers. In partnership with Diabetic Foot Canada, we offer an extensive program to educate about foot care for those living with diabetes. Follow the links below:
Many individuals, clinics, and organizations exist to help you manage your diabetes, look after your feet, and treat any diabetes-related foot problems. Do you have a foot problem you need help with? Would you like to contact a foot care professional? Do you need to find a specialty shoe store? * Are you looking for education about diabetes? If so, check out the resources below.
Find Resources in Your Community
Find a foot care professional or specialty shoe store in your area by clicking the appropriate link.
Chiropodists and podiatrists specialize in treating foot diseases, disorders, and dysfunctions.
- The Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine
- Ontario Society of Chiropodists
- College of Chiropodists of Ontario
- Alberta: College of Podiatric Physicians of Alberta
- British Columbia: British Columbia Podiatric Medical Association
- Manitoba: College of Podiatrists of Manitoba
- New Brunswick: Canadian Podiatric Medical Association
- Nova Scotia: The Nova Scotia Podiatry Association
- Ontario: Ontario Podiatric Medical Association
Pedorthists specialize in orthotics, footwear, and footwear modifications
Foot care nurses specialize in basic and advanced foot (skin) and nail care
Find a diabetes education centre or program
Diabetes Canada maintains a list of diabetes education centres and programs in Canada and updates it regularly. Click here to find a diabetes education centre or program near you. If there is no diabetes education centre or program near you, call the Diabetes Canada Contact Centre at 1-800-BANTING (226-8464) for more information on diabetes and diabetes-related programs and services offered by Diabetes Canada.
Other organizations that support people living with diabetes
Other online programs
Looking after your feet is an important part of managing your diabetes.
Let us help you:
- Look after your feet
- Prevent foot ulcers
- Get proper care if you do develop a foot ulcer
This information will help you evaluate your current health and that of your feet. Then you will be able to learn some key information to help get started on a path to healthier feet, put a plan together, and then monitor your health as you incorporate this new plan into your day-to-day life.
Why you should attend our workshop?
Attending a Diabetes, Healthy Feet and You community workshop can empower you and help you to discover and develop your abilities so that you can care for your feet to prevent diabetes-related foot complications, like ulcers or sores. Plus, you will be surrounded by people who have experienced the ups and downs of living with diabetes. This is an opportunity for you to learn with and from your peers in a judgment-free environment.