Indian Island First Nation Health Centre
This Health Centre offers a full time Community Health Nurse (CHN) who is available to deliver limited diabetes management education on a one-on-one basis. Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative (ADI) hosts monthly diabetes clinics with follow-up by a Community Health Nurse. A gestational diabetes program is available. Quarterly diabetes education sessions are held. ADI prevention and promotion programs are available on demand, with limited financial assistance for non-benefit diabetes-related supplies (on a case-by-case basis) as well as medical transportation services for in-town and long distance appointments. A Reike provider is available to help minimize stress to patients living with diabetes.