Health Lifestyle Group
Primary Health Care

A 2 ½ hour group session followed by monthly 1 hour group follow-up appointments to help people manage various health conditions, support them with a plan to improve their health, and build their confidence to carry out this plan through learning about:

· What it means to eat healthy
· What a complete physical activity program looks like
· Goal setting and action planning
· Problem-solving
· Other things that can be done to live well

More about this service

Location and contact information

Yarmouth Regional Hospital
60 Vancouver Street, Yarmouth, NS
Tel: 902-742-3542 ext 1246

Who is the program for

For people referred to the Out-patient dietitian who are 18 years of age or over and have at least one of the following condition:
· Pre-diabetes
· Lipid abnormalities
· Hypertension
· Overweight / obese
· Need for healthy lifestyle education

How do I get an appointment?

You can call 902-742-3542 ext 1246 to make an appointment or your health care provider can refer you.
 * This is not a drop-in clinic, appointments are required.