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X-PERT Diabetes Programme

The local X-PERT programme is a 6 week or 3 week group diabetes education programme.

You will learn all about the up-to-date treatments and management of diabetes, and will have the opportunity to explore and address problems/issues that you may have with your diabetes.

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How to book a place on the X-PERT course

To book a place on the X-PERT course either contact the Shrewsbury office on 01743 277693 / 01743 277694, or send an e-mail to shropcom.shropshiredsn@nhs.net or the Telford office on 01952 581109 or send an e-mail to shropcom.telforddsn@nhs.net

X-PERT First Steps taster sessions in Shrewsbury and the surrounding areas

Lantern Centre, Meadow Farm Drive, Sundorne, Shrewsbury, SY1 4NG
Wednesday 22 April 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm

Civic Centre, High Street, Whitchurch, SY13 1AX
Thursday 7 May 2020, 10am to 12.30pm

Oswestry Cricket Club, Morda Road, Oswestry, SY11 2TL
Wednesday 1 July 2020, 9.30am to 12pm

The Community Hall, Severn Street, Low Town, Bridgnorth, WV15 6BB
Tuesday 15 September 2020, 10am to 12.30pm

Clun Room, Mascall Centre, Lower Galdeford, Ludlow, SY8 1RZ
Wednesday 4 November 2020, 10am to 12.30pm


X-PERT full 6 or 3 week courses in Shrewsbury and the surrounding areas

The Lantern Centre, Meadow Farm Drive, Sundorne, Shrewsbury, SY1 4NG

X-PERT Course - 6 weeks

Session 1 Thursday 6 August 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm
Session 2 Thursday 13 August 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm
Session 3 Thursday 20 August 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm
Session 4 Thursday 27 August 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm
Session 5 Thursday 3 September 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm
Session 6 Thursday 10 September 2020, 1pm to 3.30pm

Severn Fields Health Village, Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, SY1 4RQ

X-PERT Course - 6 weeks

Session 1 Wednesday 1 April 2020, 6pm to 8.30pm
Session 2 Wednesday 8 April 2020, 6pm to 8.30pm
Session 3 Wednesday 15 April 2020, 6pm to 8.30pm
Session 4 Wednesday 22 April 2020, 6pm to 8.30pm
Session 5 Wednesday 29 April 2020, 6pm to 8.30pm
Session 6 Wednesday 6 May 2020, 6pm to 8.30pm

Oswestry Cricket Club, Morda Road, Oswestry, SY11 2TL

X-PERT Course - 3 weeks

Sessions 1 & 2 Wednesday 19 February 2020, 9.30am to 3.30pm
Sessions 3 & 4 Wednesday 26 February 2020, 9.30am to 3.30pm
Sessions 5 & 6 Wednesday 4 March 2020, 9.30am to 3.30pm

X-PERT Course - 3 weeks

Sessions 1 & 2 Wednesday 30 September 2020, 9.30am to 3.30pm
Sessions 3 & 4 Wednesday 7 October 2020, 9.30am to 3.30pm
Sessions 5 & 6 Wednesday 14 October 2020, 9.30am to 3.30pm

The Civic Centre, High Street, Whitchurch, SY13 1AX

X-PERT Course - 3 weeks

Sessions 1 & 2 Wednesday 3 June 2020, 10am to 4pm
Sessions 3 & 4 Wednesday 10 June 2020, 10am to 4pm
Sessions 5 & 6 Wednesday 17 June 2020, 10am to 4pm

Bridgnorth Community Hall, Severn Street, Low Town, Bridgnorth, WV15 6BB

X-PERT Course - 3 weeks

Sessions 1 & 2 Tuesday 1 December 2020, 10am to 4pm
Sessions 3 & 4 Tuesday 8 December 2020, 10am to 4pm
Sessions 5 & 6 Tuesday 15 December 2020, 10am to 4pm

The Clun Room, Mascall Centre, Lower Galdeford, Ludlow, SY8 1RZ

X-PERT Course - 3 weeks

Sessions 1 & 2 Wednesday 20 January 2021, 10am to 4pm
Sessions 3 & 4 Wednesday 27 January 2021, 10am to 4pm
Sessions 5 & 6 Wednesday 3 February 2021, 10am to 4pm

Telford & Wrekin - First Steps Taster Sessions

Meeting Point House, Southwater Square, Telford Town Centre TF3 4HS
Monday, 9th March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Cosy Hall, Water Lane, Newport TF10 7LD
Wednesday, 18th March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

The Salvation Army, Oakengates Corp, Lion Street, Oakengates TF2 6AQ
Monday, 10th February 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Telford & Wrekin - X-PERT Full Courses

Meeting Point House, Southwater Square, Telford Town Centre, TF3 4HS

Dates to be arranged

The Salvation Army, Oakengates Corp, Lion Street, Oakengates TF2 6AQ

6 Week Course

Session 1. Tuesday, 25th February 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Session 2. Tuesday, 3rd March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Session 3. Tuesday, 10th March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Session 4. Tuesday, 17th March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Session 5. Tuesday, 24th March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Session 6. Tuesday, 31st March 2020 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Useful links

Next review due: 1 September 2020

Contact Us

Shropshire

Community Diabetes Specialist Nursing Service
William Farr House Site
Mytton Oak Road
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
SY3 8XL

Tel: 01743 277693 or
Tel: 01743 277694 or
Tel: 01743 277706
Email the team

Telford

Community Diabetes Specialist Nursing Service
Madeley Health Centre
Church Street
Telford
TF7 5BU

Tel: 01952 581109
Email the team