Over nine million Canadians are living with diabetes or prediabetes. Chances are diabetes affects you or someone you know. For more information on types of diabetes, risk factors and signs and symptoms of diabetes, please visit The Canadian Diabetes Association website.
If you have been diagnosed with diabetes by your health care professional and require information on diabetes education programs, foot care services, eye care services, self-management support and financial assistance. Please visit The Champlain Diabetes Services website.
CHEO Diabetes Clinic Services
The Clinic provides specialized care to children who have type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance. The clinic provides an insulin pump program, individual or group education sessions, and transition to adult care information sessions.
How to make an appointment
- Physician referral is preferred. Self-referrals are accepted.
- Transfers from other centres are accepted but require a written referral from community agencies (i.e. CCAC, etc.).
Mail or fax the referrals form to:
Diabetes Clinic, CHEO
401 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1
More information on diabetes:
Canadian Diabetes Association
Eat Right Ontario
Quitting Smoking in Ottawa
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Dietitians of Canada
Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating
Physical Activity Guide for Children and Youth
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute