Diabetes Education Programs
The Power to Control Diabetes Is In Your Hands
Managing diabetes is a lifetime commitment, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy life while monitoring your condition. Our diabetes program is the largest in Genesee County with classes recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and certified by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS). Our diabetes educators can help put the power to control diabetes back in your hands through programs that focus on self-management. Trained nurses and dietitians provide you with the tools, education and support you need to feel better and lower your risk for serious health problems.
We offer three different Diabetes Education Programs:
All Programs Teach Key Self-Care Behaviors
- Healthy Eating
- Being Active
- Blood Sugar Monitoring
- Taking Medication
- Problem Solving
- Reducing Risks
- Healthy Coping
Designed to Give You:
- Flexibility - Several class days and times are available.
- Expertise - Our diabetes educators are specially trained nurses and dietitians.
- Discussion – a free discussion support group meets on the second Tuesday of every month, 11 am- 12 pm. Learn from each other’s experiences and hear speakers on a variety of diabetes related topics.
Support Group Schedule
Due to pandemic restrictions, support groups have been postponed until further notice. For more information please call 810.262.2310.