Eastern Memorial Hospital

1746 Union Street, Canso, NS  B0H 1H0

(Mail: PO Box 10, Canso, NS  B0H 1H0)

Ph: 902-366-2794

Fax: 902-366-2740

Hours of Operation

Every second Wednesday: 8:00am - 2:00pm

Services Provided:

  • Individual Assessment
  • Individual Instruction
  • Group Instruction
  • Insulin Initiation
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring


  • Survival Skills
  • Diabetes Self-Management Education (including healthy eating; physical activity; complication prevention; foot care, etc.)
  • PreDM Education

Populations Served:

  • Adults
  • Children/Adolescents
    • Pregnant Women:
    • Pre-existing DM
    • GDM
  • PreDM
  • Family Members of Persons with DM
  • Other


Canso, Little Dover, Hazel Hill, Fox Island, Whitehead, Port Felix, Half Island Cove