Upper River Valley Diabetes Education Centre


11300 Route 130

Waterville, Carleton County,NB
E7P 0A4

Phone:(506) 375-2573

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday accessible 8:00 AM 4:00 PM

Service offered through Diabetes Education Centre

  • Diabetes Educators Dietitian and Nursing
  • Diabetes Classes: Newly Diagnosed Diabetes, Pre-diabetes, Previously Diagnosed (for those that have had diabetes for a while), Starting Insulin, Healthy Eating, Cholesterol
  • Diabetes Walk in Group Sessions (every other Wednesday afternoon) education sessions for people living with diabetes
  • Insulin Pump Education
  • Gestational Diabetes and Pregnancy and Diabetes Clinics
  • Individual and group appointments available with Diabetes Educators
  • Occupational Therapy Foot Assessment
  • Social Work referrals available
  • Chronic Kidney Disease education (nutrition and pharmacy review)

Services offered in the local area:

  • Ophthalmology
  • Endocrinologist/ Internal Medicine
  • Optometry
  • Nephrology referral to Saint John nephrologists. Satellite Dialysis unit at Upper River Valley Hospital
  • Local Foot Care trained/ certified nurse services available
  • Cardiology referral to Fredericton or Saint John
  • Community Mental Health Services

Community Opportunities

  • Local Fitness centres
  • Home blood collection services
  • Extra Mural Program