Diabète Quebec

Address :
8550 Boulevard Pie-IX
Bureau 300
H1Z 4G2 Montreal-Quebec
Canada
Telephone number :
+1-5142593422
Email :
lauzon@diabete.qc.ca
Website :
http://www.diabete.qc.ca
Facebook :
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Diab%C3%A8te-Qu%C3%A9bec/179747505687
Twitter :
https://twitter.com/DiabeteQuebec
Founded in :
1954
Member of IDF since :
1982
Number of members :
20000

About

Diabete Quebec was established in 1954, helping people with diabetes for 60 years. It has 40 affiliated association throughout Québec, a network of more than 130 diabetes education centers (hospitals, medical clinics, CLSC) and a Professional Council (CPDQ) created in 1979 with a membership of over 1 400 health care professionals involved in diabetes.

Mission:

Inform, Raise awareness and Prevent.

Main Focus

  • Diabetes education
  • Providing services
  • Funding research
  • Defending rights

Activities

  • Diabetes education programs designed for nutritionists, nurses, pharmacists, and other HCP on many themes
  • Scientific congress meeting in Oct/Nov with more than 1 000 participants from Québec, New Brunswick and Ontario
  • Conferences and awareness activities such as blood glucose testing provided to the community and to HCP
  • The Diabétaide education program for HCP and for people living with diabetes
  • Information stands, thematic lectures, health day activities in drugstores and in the workplace
  • InfoDiabète: a free diabetes information service, by phone or email, with nutritionists and nurse

Publications & Newsletters

Plein Soleil magazine (1959) 23 000 distributed

Brochures, books, news bulletins

Web site: www.diabete.qc.ca

 

 

 

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