Find a workshop in Ontario
Toronto Central LHIN (2 Resources)
Self-Management - CENTRAL
Healthy Living with Chronic Conditions
South West LHIN
Self-Management - SOUTH WEST
South West Self-Management Program
Waterloo, Wellington LHIN
Self-Management - WATERLOO WELLINGTON
North East LHIN (36 Resources)
Self-Management - NORTH EAST
Living Healthy North East
North West LHIN
Self-Management -North West
Central West LHIN
Self-Management - Central West,
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
Erie St. Clair LHIN
About Diabetic Foot Ulcers
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:
Community resources for Persons with Diabetes
A variety of individuals, clinics, and organizations exist to help you manage your diabetes, look after your feet, or treat a foot problem. Do you have a foot problem you need help with? Are you looking for education about diabetes? Would you like to contact a foot care professional? Do you need to find a specialty shoe store? *
Find resources in your community
Find a foot care professional
A variety of different foot care professionals can help you prevent and manage foot problems, including the professionals listed below. In addition, specialty shoe stores are very convenient for people with diabetes, as they carry a range of footwear designed to protect your feet.
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
Find a diabetes education centre
The Diabetes Canada maintains a list of Diabetes Education Centres in Canada and updates it regularly. Click to find a diabetes education centre near you. If there is no diabetes education centre near you, call the CDA Contact Centre at 1-800-BANTING (226-8464) for information on diabetes and diabetes-related programs and services offered by Diabetes Canada.
Other organizations and information about diabetes
Other online programs
Information about Diabetes and Healthy Feet
Looking after your feet is an important part of managing 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.
Attend a workshop in your community
Why you should attend our workshop?
Empowerment, healthy feet, and change
Attending a Diabetes, Healthy Feet and You program workshop can empower you, help you discover and develop your abilities so you can become the expert on your diabetes and foot care. Plus, you will be surrounded by people who have lived with the ups and downs of living with diabetes. This is an opportunity for you to learn in a judgement-free environment.