More Aid For Elliot Lake
LOCAL2 Staff for local2 sault ste. marie
August 14th, 2012 at 9:49am | Last Updated at 9:51am
People affected by diabetes in the Elliot Lake area have a new partner to help them better manage their condition. The Canadian Diabetes Association is pleased to welcome Elliot Lake PharmaChoice as the newest member of our community pharmacy outreach program, joining hundreds of other pharmacies across Canada who offer extra assistance for those living with diabetes.
“For most people, their neighbourhood pharmacist is one of their most trusted sources
for healthcare advice,” said Janie Bringleson, Branch Coordinator Sault Ste. Marie & District , Canadian Diabetes Association. “Now those affected by diabetes know that the knowledgeable and committed employees of Elliot Lake PharmaChoice Pharmacy are there to answer their questions, provide valuable support and offer information from our Association.”
“Our partnership with the Canadian Diabetes Association is part of our continued
commitment to our community. We are dedicated to serving our customers, through our convenient location and hours of service,” said Andrew Bennett, Pharmacist, with Elliot Lake PharmaChoice, “and we are especially pleased that we can now offer those customers with diabetes added assistance, whether it concerns medication and supplies, or questions about monitors, strips, lancets and insulin.”
Our mission is to lead the fight against diabetes by helping people with diabetes live healthy lives while we work to find a cure.
Meanwhile in a separate event a benefit has been scheduled by the Royal Order of Moose Lodge,
Moose Family Center's big fundraiser for Elliot lake relief/ Roast Chicken dinner-dance is this Friday 17th,5pm @ 543 Trunk Rd .Vicky's Catering .Live Music by the Burton Clan, Traditional Country and Down Home Music. $20 per person. Phone Lodge 705 759 8623 or pick up your tickets @ the Bar asap.