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Garratt Wellness Centre

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Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions
Chronic Disease Self-Management Program – CDSMP

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) is a FREE provincial health education program for adults experiencing chronic health conditions (e.g., hypertension, arthritis, heart disease, stroke, lung disease, diabetes, …etc); their significant others also are encouraged to attend. Led by trained volunteer leaders, this program addresses the issues of daily living by providing information and teaching practical skills. Moreover, the program provides people with the confidence and motivation needed to manage the challenges of living with chronic health conditions. Leaders meet with groups of 10-12 persons for 2 1/2 hours once each week for six consecutive weeks.

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