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Gale databaseVisit our Health & Wellness Resource Center database for electronic articles and up-to-date information on Diabetes. This service provided by your public library is accessible and free to those having a Pictou-Antigonish Regional library card.

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Local Information, Organizations and Featured Links

Diabetes Education Centre, St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 Bay Street
Antigonish, NS, B2G 2G5
Ph: 902 867-4700
Fax: 902 867-4250
Service: Outpatient education, support and follow-up for people with type 1, 2 and gestational diabetes and their families.

Diabetes Education centre, Aberdeen Hospital
Aberdeen Hospital
835 East River Road,
New Glasgow, N.S.
B2H 3S6
Ph: 902 752-8311 Ext. 2110

Diabetes Care Program of Nova Scotia
1278 Tower Road, Bethune Building #577
Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
Ph: 902 473-3219
Fax: 902 473-3911
Website: https://diabetescare.nshealth.ca/

The Canadian Diabetes Association offers a number of programs through the Nova Scotia Regional Office including summer camps and retreats, information sessions, an online-peer support group, resource centres in Sydney and Halifax and a 1-800 information line. for information visit the Canadian Diabetes Association
Website: http://www.diabetes.ca
Nova Scotia Division
6080 Young Street, #101
Halifax, NS B3K 5L2
Ph: 902 453-4CDA (4232) or 1-800-326-7712
Fax: 902 453-4440

Health Connections Resource Centre
HEALTH CONNECTIONS in the People's Place Library. 283 Main Street, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C3
Tel: (902) 863-7369
Fax: (902) 863-9318
Email: smithlj@gasha.nshealth.ca
Provides free health information and support.