Our Services

West Carleton Family Health Team offers a type 2 diabetes program that is focused on providing comprehensive diabetes care and empowering our patients to effectively self-manage their diabetes. Along with the primary care provider, our team of diabetes health professionals includes a pharmacist, registered dietitian (and Certified Diabetes Educator) and registered nurses who work closely with patients to help them make healthy choices to prevent or help manage their diabetes.

Useful Websites

Select any of the links listed below. You will find websites containing information and local resources available to you. Although we have taken care selecting this list, we cannot accept any responsibility for the content published by the authors. Please consult these websites for up to date information.

Champlain Diabetes Services – Directory for Diabetes Services in our region

Community Diabetes Education Program of Ottawa – Individual and group programming for adults with type 2 Diabetes and Prediabetes

Diabetes Canada

Diabetes Canada – Patient Resources

Diabetes Central Ottawa – Connect to diabetes care, education, and support in Ottawa

Eat Right Ontario – Recipes, healthy eating, and nutritional information for preventing and managing diabetes

Useful Handouts

Diabetes Fact Sheet

Managing Your Blood Glucose

Physical Activity and Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes: The Basics

Managing Diabetes When You’re Sick

Blood Sugar Log

Just the Basics: Healthy Eating

Lows & Highs: Blood Sugar Levels