Localities: Courses are delivered in Ballina and Claremorris
Referral Pathway: Patients can be referred for a course by their GP, Practice Nurse or Public Health Nurse
DESMOND Newly Diagnosed module available (for patients up to 12 months post diagnosis)
There are 5 courses delivered by a dietitian and public health nurse in Mayo each year. The courses are delivered in Ballina and Claremorris. DESMOND is offered to patients from the following areas, Mayo West Network (Newport, Westport, Achill), Mayo Central Network (Ballinrobe, Balla) and part of the Mayo East Network (Claremorris, Ballindale, Hollymount).
Patients can be referred to the programme by their GP, practice nurse or public health nurse