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Diabetes Education Empowerment Program

FREE Classes! These classes will be offered at the library on the following dates from 6-8 p.m. EST on January 21 & 28; February 4, 11, 18 & 25.  All dates are Tuesday nights. Call the Library to register.

Join us for diabetes self-management training designed to:

  • Educate on how to best control blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels;
  • Empower you to establish relationships with your primary care provider;
  • Encourage better nutrition and regular exercise;
  • Encourage lifestyle changes that lead to the reduction in the number of diabetes complications ( heart disease, blindness, nerve damage, etc.)
    and limb amputations; and
  • Express the importance of developing support networks of family, friends, and existing community-based social services.