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Diabetes - Hamilton

Type 1 diabetes, usually diagnosed in children, occurs when the pancreas is unable to produce insulin. Insulin is an essential body requirement that ensures body energy needs are met. Type 2 diabetes occurs when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body does not effectively use the insulin that is produced. Type 2 diabetes usually develops in adulthood. A third type of diabetes, gestational diabetes, is a temporary condition that occurs during pregnancy.

See also Diabetes Education Programs.

 
These services are located in Hamilton
Care Bears (The) - Adult Diabetes Support Group - Hamilton  
Fortino’s Community room, 65 Mall Rd, Hamilton, ON  L8V 5B5
905-540-2512
De dwa de dehs nye - Aboriginal Health Centre - Diabetes Education Program  
678 Main St E, Hamilton, ON  L8M 1K2
905-544-4320 ext 221
Diabetes Canada - Greater Hamilton Area Regional Office  
89 King St W, Unit 3, Lower Level, Dundas, ON  L2M 7W7
905-540-2510
Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster Children's Hospital - Pediatric Diabetes Clinic  
1200 Main St W, 2G Clinic, Hamilton, ON  L8N 3Z5
Main Information Desk: 905-521-2100
Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster Children's Hospital - Pediatric Diabetes Clinic - Type 1 Diabetes Program  
1200 Main St W, 2G Clinic, Hamilton, ON  L8N 3Z5
905-521-2100 ext 78517
Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster Children's Hospital - Pediatric Diabetes Clinic - Type 2 Diabetes Program  
1200 Main St W, 2G Clinic, Hamilton, ON  L8N 3Z5
905-521-2100 ext 78513
Child and Youth Clinic: 905-521-2100 ext 78517
Hamilton Health Sciences - McMaster University Medical Centre - Diabetes Care and Research Program  
Boris Clinic, 4th Fl, Yellow Section, 1200 Main St W, Hamilton, ON  L8N 3Z5
905-521-2100 ext 78988
Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle - South Region  
21 Rosedene Ave, Hamilton, ON  L9A 4W3
905-388-6010
Mayer Institute (The)  
20 Railway St, Hamilton, ON  L8R 2R3
905-523-1444
Métis Nation of Ontario - Healing and Wellness - Hamilton Office  
445 Concession St, Hamilton, ON  L9A 1C1
905-318-2336
North Hamilton Community Health Centre - Feet First: Steps for Health Foot Care Program  
438 Hughson St N, Hamilton, ON  L8L 4N5
905-523-0090
North Hamilton Community Health Centre - Feet First: Steps for Health Foot Care Program - Hamilton Mountain  
1221 Limeridge Rd E, Hamilton, ON  L8W 1Y1
Clinic: 905-574-9474
Referrals: 905-523-0090
North Hamilton Community Health Centre - Feet First: Steps for Health Foot Care Program - Stoney Creek  
New Village Retirement Home, 1st Fl, 490 Hwy 8, Rm 104, Stoney Creek, ON  L8G 1G6
Office: 905-978-0953
Referrals: 905-523-0090
St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton - King Campus - Centre for Diabetes Care and Education  
2757 King St E, Hamilton, ON  L8G 5E4
905-573-4819
Wharton Medical Clinic - Hamilton (Downtown)  
414 Victoria Ave, Suite M14, Hamilton, ON  L8L 5G8
905-527-7663
Wharton Medical Clinic - Stoney Creek  
35 Upper Centennial Pkwy, Suite 2D, Stoney Creek, ON  L8J 3W2
905-662-3266
YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford - Les Chater Family YMCA - LiveWell with Diabetes  
356 Rymal Rd E, Hamilton, ON  L9B 1C2
905-667-1515 ext 8033

These services are located outside of Hamilton, but provide service to Hamilton.
Diabetes Canada  
522 University Ave, Suite 1400, Toronto, ON  M5G 2R5
416-363-3373
Diabetes Canada - Toronto - D-Camps Ontario  
522 University Ave, Ste 1400, Toronto, ON  M5G 1W7
General Inquiries 1-800-BANTING (1-800-226-8464)
Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle  
3250 Schmon Pkwy, Unit 1B, Thorold, ON  L2V 4Y6
National Aboriginal Diabetes Association  
90 Garry St, Unit 103, Winnipeg, MB  R3C 4H1
204-927-1221
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