The Paediatric Diabetes Program at Trillium Health Partners provides family centered support and treatment for both individuals up to 18 years of age and their families dealing with a new diagnosis of childhood diabetes or existing Diabetes. The program supports outpatient diabetes management for both Type I and Type II Diabetes.
The interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, dietitians and social workers collaborate with patients and their families to provide the following services:
- assessment and treatment of paediatric diabetes (type I and II)
- medical interventions
- resource planning and support
- nutrition counselling
- diabetes management and education
- insulin pump program
- a focus on mental wellness and coping
A direct referral from a physician (family doctor or paediatrician) is required and can be faxed to the clinic. All appointments require your child’s health card, blood glucose meter, logbook and a list of all medications that your child takes.
If you have a medical emergency, please contact your child’s family doctor or paediatrician, or take your child to the nearest emergency department. If your child is ill with a communicable illness, please call the clinic prior to your child’s appointment
Clinical Administration Building, Level 1 Family Care Center
15 Bronte College Crt
Monday to Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (closed weekends and statutory holidays)
Phone: (905) 848-7653
Fax: (905) 804-7741