North Hamilton Community Health Centre

Service: Feet First: Steps for Health

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-523-6611 ext 3055 (Feet First) * 905-523-0090 (Hamilton) * 519-754-0777 (Haldimand/Norfolk/Brant)
Toll Free Phone 1-844-223-3338 (Niagara Region Toll Free)
Fax 905-667-8859 (Hamilton) * 289-820-7855 (Niagara Region) * 519-754-0757 (Haldimand/Norfolk/Brant)
Website hamilton.danimaclients.com/pages/index/Feet%20First%3A%20Steps%20For%20Health
Primary Contact Cassandra Knecht; Phone: 905-523-6611 ext 3055; Email: knecht@nhchc.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
438 Hughson St N
Hamilton, ON L8L 4N5
Intersection Hughson St N and Burlington St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Diabetic Foot Care & Education Program ; Fall Prevention ; Falls Clinic ; Falls Prevention Exercise Program
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 2009
Funding Provincial
Description and Service 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 Hours vary, eventing appointments available
Areas Served Brant County ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
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, and/or barriers to using existing services (e.g. income, language)
Application Physician referral required
Languages English ; Albanian ; Spanish ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Fall Prevention Programs ; Podiatry/Foot Care ~ Older Adults ; Podiatry/Foot Care ~ Older Adults ~ Diabetes

Agency Overview


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