OTHER SERVICES

 

  • Telephone Support

Members are always welcome to pop in for a coffee or call us for information, advise and any of your Diabetes enquiries. 

  • Needle Disposal

Diabetes Christchurch has needle disposal containers for sale in our shop, these can be returned for free disposal when full and a new container purchased. Only pen needles and lancets should be disposed of in sharps containers, insulin cartridges and used disposal pens can be placed in your rubbish collection.  

  • Podiatry Days

Our Podiatrist visits once or twice every month on a Tuesday to offer discounted toe nail clipping and foot care services. Sessions cost $35.00 for members or $70.00 for non members. Please phone to book an appointment time. 

 

  • Medical Device Assistance

Our staff are always happy to help if you have any issues with your glucose meter, insulin pen or finger pricker. Our service is free to Members and we offer free batteries instore for Caresens Meters, Control tests for Caresens and Accuchek meters or assistance on how to use all your devices. 

 

Please note we are unable to replace your faulty meter, if you have a Caresens meter you suspect is not working correctly please call 0800 458 267 to discuss the issue and possible replacement with the company direct. 

OPEN
CALENDER OF EVENTS
Dec
4
Fri
Armchair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Dec 4 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

This class has been developed to help introduce regular and enjoyable exercise to people with diabetes.

Class is taken by Janet Straight

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and flat shoes

 

 

Dec
11
Fri
Armchair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Dec 11 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

This class has been developed to help introduce regular and enjoyable exercise to people with diabetes.

Class is taken by Janet Straight

Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and flat shoes

 

 

Dec
23
Wed
Closing for Xmas break
Dec 23 @ 1:00 pm

Shop will be closed for the break but we will still do online orders and provide some products locally in an emergency, for example pens, hypo treatments and sensors.

Jan
11
Mon
Shop reopens
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Jan
29
Fri
Friday support group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A popular movie ( title to be advised)

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