Compass Community Health Centre

Site: Hamilton Central - 438 Hughson St - Feet First: Steps for Health

Service: Feet First: Steps for Health

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-523-0090
Toll Free Phone 1-844-223-3338
Fax 905-667-8859
Site Details
Areas Served Brant County ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
438 Hughson St N
Hamilton, ON L8L 4N5
Intersection Hughson St N and Burlington St E
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides assessments, consultation and treatment to people with diabetes. Services are provided by Registered Chiropodists (licensed foot and ankle specialists) and Registered Practical Nurses. Satellite clinics are located in Stoney Creek (New Village Retirement Home), Burlington (Joseph Brant Community Health Centre), Haldimand, Norfolk, Brant, and Niagara (under the Feet First Niagara program).
Hours Health Centre Hours: Mon-Thurs 8am-8pm, Fri 8am-4pm
Eligibility People with diabetes who have risk factors such as peripheral neuropathy, decreased sensation, foot deformities, evidence of peripheral vascular disease, boney prominences, plantar callus, absent pedal pulses, (no open wounds) and/or barriers to using existing services (e.g. income, language)
Application Physician referral required
Languages English ; Albanian ; Spanish ; Interpretive Services
Fees None - Services coverd by OHIP
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2009
Funding Provincial
Service Categories Podiatry/Foot Care

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