The aim of the team is to provide high quality care for people with diabetes close to where they live. We work with other community health care professionals, such as district nurses and community matrons, to provide the right support for people to manage their diabetes.
Diabetes glycaemic control – this includes Insulin starts and GLP1 therapy
Please note the person will be offered a dietetic review at their initial assessment
Home blood glucose meter training clinic
Change in insulin pen device
New Diagnosed Type 2 Housebound Only
Newly diagnosed Type 2 dietetic assessment (dietetic only)
Established Type 2 requiring an assessment or review
*Please note if referred to the DSN/GPwSI services a dietetic review will be offered at the initial assessment.
Type 2 diabetes weight management
Demonstrates motivation to change and agreed to referral
On insulin and/or Sulphonylurea
Group Education Programmes
Newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes
Wednesday 9.30am-11.30am Maghull Health Centre
Thursday 9.30am-11.30am Litherland Town Hall Health Centre
The Drop in clinic is available for people with diabetes to have access to the service for simple advice. DO NOT send anyone for a meter or full assessment, please use the referral form.
We accept referrals from all allied Health Care Professionals.
Referral form for Sefton can be downloaded HERE and should be completed with the referral proforma and returned by post or fax to: 0151 475 4088.
Please note all blood results (HbA1c, renal and egfr) MUST be within 6 weeks of the referral.
The Sefton Diabetes team is based at Litherland Town Hall Health Centre, Hatton Hill Road, L21 9JN.
Tel: 0151 475 4085
Fax: 0151 475 4088