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Organizations and information about diabetes

A variety of organizations are involved in helping persons with diabetes, and many of them have provincial chapters. Links to some of these organizations are provided here.

  • Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA): Education, information, support, and assistance to Canadians with diabetes
  • Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada: Education, information, support, and assistance to Canadians with heart disease or risk factors for stroke and heart disease, like persons with diabetes.
  • Canadian National Institute for the Blind: Education, information, support, and assistance to Canadians with low vision and blindness
  • Kidney Foundation of Canada: Education, information, support, and assistance to Canadians with kidney disease or risk factors for kidney disease, like diabetes
  • NursingHomeAbuseGuide.org: nursinghomeabuseguide.org strives to provide a comprehensive free resource for the public to learn more about nursing home abuse and the actions they can take to protect a loved one.