The Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes are offered as a full day class, a series of four weekly classes or over three months. The classes are taught in either English or Spanish. Topics include: what is diabetes?, blood glucose monitoring, carbohydrate counting, meal planning, how to read food labels, medication and insulin administration, preventing diabetes complications, exercise. Register online or call the number listed. Cost is a one-time fee of $25 per participant and $10 per guest which includes the class, lunch during full day class and enrollment in a yearlong follow-up program. Scholarships are available for those who qualify. Please call 361-561-8584 for more information. Family members are encouraged to attend.
These classes are offered by the Texas A & M University, Coastal Bend Health Education Center.
2805 N. Navarro St.
Victoria, 77901, TX
Building Name or Description: Victoria County Public Health Department
Accessible Location: Yes
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Categories||Disability Specific, Health & Fitness, Medical, Trainings|
|Spanish Services Offered?||Yes|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||All ages, 15 - 21|
|Disability Categories||Medical Condition|
|This organization pertains to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization pertains to these specific diagnoses||Diabetes (Type 2), Diabetes (Type 1)|
|Is this a statewide service?||No|