Diabetes Education Program


Do you have diabetes? Are you having problems keeping your blood sugar level in good control?

We can help! We offer instruction through individual visits or classes, in English, Spanish and other languages.

Ask your doctor to refer you to our program for diabetes education.

You can call us at 602-344-5104 for more information (Se habla español).
 
We will teach you about:

  • What diabetes is
  • Medicine for diabetes
  • How to check your blood sugar
  • Healthy eating
  • Exercise
  • How to prevent low blood sugar
  • Sick Days care
  • Stress management
  • Prevention of long-term problems
  • Resources for continuing education


 Classes taught:

  • Class 1: About diabetes, medications, exercise, blood sugar checking
  • Class 2: Healthy meal planning
  • Class 3: Low blood sugar, sick days care, emotional aspects of diabetes
  • Class 4: Prevention of long-term complications, good foot care


This program has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association as meeting the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education.
 

Individual instruction is available at the following clinics:

  • CHC
    2525 E Roosevelt Phx
    3rd floor Cardiac Rehab
  • Avondale FHC
    950 E Van Buren AV
    Chandler FHC
    811 E Hamilton Chandler
  • Glendale FHC
    5141 W Lamar Glendale
    Guadalupe FHC
    5825 E Calle Guadalupe
  • Maryvale FHC
    4011 N 51st Av Phx
    Mesa FHC
    59 S Hibbert Mesa
  • Seventh Avenue FHC
    1205 S. S 7th Av Phx
    Phoenix, AZ 85305
  • South Central FHC
    33 W Tamarisk Phx
  • Sunnyslope FHC
    934 W Hatcher Phx

 

Classes are offered at the following clinics:

  • CHC
  • Avondale
  • Maryvale
  • Mesa


Call 602-344-5104 for more information (Se habla español).