About Us

Vision

The Diabetes Care Program of Nova Scotia (DCPNS) is a trusted and respected program that values partnerships and supports integrated approaches to the prevention and management of diabetes. We envision a Nova Scotia where there are fewer cases of diabetes, complication rates for those with diabetes are reduced, and where all Nova Scotians with diabetes have access to the resources needed to live well.

Our Mission

To improve, through leadership and partnerships, the health of Nova Scotians living with, affected by, or at risk of developing diabetes.

Core Values

To improve, through leadership and partnerships, the health of Nova Scotians living with, affected by, or at risk of developing diabetes.
The following values guide the decisions and actions of the DCPNS:

We believe in:
  • Excellence
  • Collaboration
  • Responsiveness
  • Evidence
  • Inclusiveness
  • Accountability
  • Integrity