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Date Event Description Time and Location
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Craving Change

Craving Change™ is a free "how-to" workshop series focusing on helping you change your relationship with food. It will help you understand why you eat the way you do, and comfort yourself with food. It aims to help you change your thinking and change your eating.

For more information or to register, click here or call 1-866-337-3318.

Various locations and times
 

Diabetes, Healthy Feet & You Program

Diabetes, Healthy Feet & You is a peer-led workshop run by people like you who have experienced diabetic foot complications. At the workshop you'll learn how to enjoy an active life, keep your feet healthy, and prevent foot complications through good foot care practices.

For more information or to register, click here or call 1-866-337-3318.

Various locations and times
 

Group Lifestyle Balance Program™

A FREE program called "Group Lifestyle Balance Program" is being offered in the Waterloo Wellington region for people with prediabetes or who are at high risk for developing diabetes. This program is a 22 week program designed after the Diabetes Prevention Program developed by University of Pittsburgh.  If you are interested in learning more or attending this program, please click here

 

A new FREE virtual program, including a health coach, is also available for people with prediabetes or who are at high risk for developing diabetes. For more information, please click here

Various locations and times
 

Better Sleep

The Better Sleep workshop promotes better and a more restful sleep. During this free, 5 week group session you will learn strategies to help relax your mind and body, to decrease insomnia, and to fall asleep or back to sleep easily.

For more information or to register, click here or call 1-866-337-3318.

Various locations and times
 

Dial It Down- Relaxation and Stress Management

During this free, 5 week program you will get the opportunity to practice and develop strong skills in releasing body tension, calming and focusing the mind. Techniques are especially helpful in the self-regulation of headaches, muscle tension, insomnia, pain, anxiety, and panic attacks.

For more information or to register, click here or call 1-866-337-3318.

Various locations and times
 

Diabetes Fit

This program is for individuals diagnosed with prediabetes, type 2 diabetes or at risk for diabetes. It is a 12-week program, 2 sessions per week, led by certified YMCA staff, that includes a mix of education and exercise. Participants also recieve a FREE YMCA membership for the duration of the program.

For more information or to register for programs in Cambridge, click here

For more information or to register for programs in Guelph, Kitchener, or Waterloo, click here

Various locations and times
November 2019
Nov

Zehrs Dietitian Schedules and Grocery Store Tours

Click here to view the calendar and for more information about your local Zehrs In-Store Dietitian.

Multiple locations and times available
Nov 3

Strike Out Diabetes Bowl-a-thon

Grab your friends, family or colleagues to form a team and support diabetes research & local programs.

To register a team, click here

For more information, call 519-742-1481 #225

Kingpin Bowlounge

425 Bingemans Centre Dr

Kitchener

12:30 - 3:00 pm

Nov 11

Living Well with Diabetes

Want to better manage your blood sugars, but not sure what to eat? Join your In-Store Zehrs Dietitian for this hands-on nutrition workshop. Discover healthier alternatives for the foods you love, label reading tips, and how to balance meals to keep your blood sugars in check. You will also receive informational resources on diabetes to take home with you.

To register, contact Katherine Sutherland at katherine.sutherland@loblaw.ca or 519-489-0721

Zehrs Stanley Park

1005 Ottawa St N

Kitchener, ON

2:00pm - 2:45pm

Nov 13

Living Well with Diabetes

Want to better manage your blood sugars, but not sure what to eat? Join your In-Store Zehrs Dietitian for this hands-on nutrition workshop. Discover healthier alternatives for the foods you love, label reading tips, and how to balance meals to keep your blood sugars in check. You will also receive informational resources on diabetes to take home with you.

To register, contact Kate Young at kate.young@loblaw.ca or 519-400-2031

Zehrs Eramosa

297 Eramosa Road

Guelph, ON

1:00pm - 1:45pm

Nov 13

Let's Talk About Medications & Diabetes

Free 2 hour workshop offered by Diabetes Care Guelph

To register, click here.  Or call 519-837-0099

Old Quebec Street Mall

Suite 212

55 Wyndham St. N

6:00 pm

Nov 14

Diabetes Burnout Presentation

Feeling overwhelmed with managing your diabetes? Register for this presentation by Michelle Sorenson, about how psychological support can help anyone living with diabetes. This recording will be followed by a panel discussion from residents of Guelph living with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.

For more information or to register, contact 519-840-1964 or visit online www.eventbrite.ca/e/77029751059

Victoria Road Recreation Centre

151 Victoria Rd N

Guelph, ON

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Nov 16

Diabetes Canada No Limits With T1D event

A 1 day event for adults and young adults living with type 1 diabetes and their support network.  Session Topics include:  Digital Privacy, Coping Strategies; Bodily Real Estate; Alcohol and Cannabis in Blood-Glucose Management, Cell Pouch Therapy and more...

Use code NOLimitsTO for $10 off registration fee of $40.

Click here to register.

Highland Hall,

University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC)

1265 Military Trail

Scarborough

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Nov 18

3 Week Series: Eating Well for Managing Diabetes & Prediabetes (Week 1/3)

Join this free workshop, including an information session, cooking demo, and food samples. Topic: Balanced Meals

To register, contact Chelsea Allen at 519-746-7415 or chelsea.allen@sobeys.com

Northfield Sobeys

640 Parkside Drive

Waterloo, ON

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Nov 25

3 Week Series: Eating Well for Managing Diabetes & Prediabetes (Week 2/3)

Join this free workshop, including an information session, cooking demo, and food samples. Topic: Fibre

To register, contact Chelsea Allen at 519-746-7415 or chelsea.allen@sobeys.com

Northfield Sobeys

640 Parkside Drive

Waterloo, ON

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Nov 26

A Diabetes Journey--The Minimed 670G System

Do you use a Medtronic insulin pump and want to learn more?  Come learn about the world's first self-adjusting insulin pump.

Walk-ins welcome.  If a scheduled time is preferred, please RSVP to stephen.roelofsen@medtronic.com

Four Points by Sheraton

210 Preston Pkwy

Cambridge, ON

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

December 2019
Dec 2

3 Week Series: Eating Well for Managing Diabetes & Prediabetes (Week 3/3)

Join this free workshop, including an information session, cooking demo, and food samples. Topic: Sugar

To register, contact Chelsea Allen at 519-746-7415 or chelsea.allen@sobeys.com

Northfield Sobeys

640 Parkside Drive

Waterloo, ON

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Dec 5

Let's Talk About Technology & Diabetes

Free 2.5 Hour Workshop & Tech Fair

To register, click here

Old Quebec Street Mall

Suite 212

55 Wyndham St. N.

6:00 pm

January 2020
Jan 21

A Diabetes Journey--The Minimed 670G System

Do you use a Medtronic insulin pump and want to learn more?  Come learn about the world's first self-adjusting insulin pump.

Walk-ins welcome.  If a scheduled time is preferred, please RSVP to stephen.roelofsen@medtronic.com

Four Points by Sheraton

210 Preston Pkwy

Cambridge, ON

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

February 2020
Feb 18

A Diabetes Journey--The Minimed 670G System

Do you use a Medtronic insulin pump and want to learn more?  Come learn about the world's first self-adjusting insulin pump.

Walk-ins welcome.  If a scheduled time is preferred, please RSVP to stephen.roelofsen@medtronic.com

Four Points by Sheraton

210 Preston Pkwy

Cambridge, ON

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

March 2020
Mar 24

A Diabetes Journey--The Minimed 670G System

Do you use a Medtronic insulin pump and want to learn more?  Come learn about the world's first self-adjusting insulin pump.

Walk-ins welcome.  If a scheduled time is preferred, please RSVP to stephen.roelofsen@medtronic.com

Four Points by Sheraton

210 Preston Pkwy

Cambridge, ON

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

April 2020
Apr 21

A Diabetes Journey--The Minimed 670G System

Do you use a Medtronic insulin pump and want to learn more?  Come learn about the world's first self-adjusting insulin pump.

Walk-ins welcome.  If a scheduled time is preferred, please RSVP to stephen.roelofsen@medtronic.com

Four Points by Sheraton

210 Preston Pkwy

Cambridge, ON

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

 

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