Northside General Hospital, second floor

520 Purves Street

North Sydney, NS B2A 3M4

Ph: 902-794-5404

Fax: 902-794-5454

Hours of Operation

7:30am - 5:30pm four days a week. 
Call for details. 
(Four-week rotation is Wed-Sat,
Tues-Fri, Mon-Thurs, and Mon-Thurs.)

Services Provided:

  • Individual Assessment
  • Individual Instruction
  • Group Instruction
  • Insulin Initiation
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • NSIPP-Approved DC Site
    (Adults and Pediatrics)


  • 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


North Sydney, Sydney Mines and surrounding area