Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle

Site: Niagara Region

Service: Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle, Niagara Region

Record #: IMP0159
Last Full Update: 11 Jul 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-938-2915
Toll Free Phone 1-888-514-1370
Fax 1-866-352-0485
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Allissa Sims, Office Manager/Human Resources; Phone: 519-350-6789; Email:
Alternate Contact Yvette Amor, Director of Operations; Phone: 289-929-7892; Email:

Agency Information

Primary Executive Roslynn Baird, Executive Director; Email:

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

IDHC provides programs and services focusing on the development, and enhancement of programs and services focusing on the education, prevention, and management of diabetes in Indigenous communities, both on and off-reserve. The high prevalence of diabetes in Indigenous society has placed it among the top health priorities.

  • Develop and distribute culturally appropriate education, promotion and prevention resources based on community needs
  • Advocate, support and promote access to treatment and care options
  • Establish and maintain appropriate networking, through coordination and recommendation of services
  • Identify local and regional service needs related to diabetes, through data collection
  • Act as a resource for other health and education service providers
  • Gather, share, and support relevant diabetes research

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Barrie ; Brampton ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Mississauga ; Niagara Region ; Sudbury ; Toronto Downtown
Eligibility Indigenous people - inclusive of First nation, Metis, and Inuit communities

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Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Thorold
Address & Map
3250 Schmon Pkwy
Unit 1B
Thorold, ON
Canada L2V 4Y6
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

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