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DEEP-Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

March 01, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Do you want to learn ways to be a better manage your diabetes? Join us for a free six week Diabetes Self-Management Education Class called DEEP. The goal of DEEP is to improve and maintain the quality of life of persons with Diabetes, to improve eating habits, to increase physical activity, to develop self-care skills, and to improve relationships between patients and health care providers. DEEP is open to older adults living with Diabetes, pre-Diabetes and their caregivers. Eight focused topics will be covered during the six weeks and a variety of hands-on activities, visual aids, group discussion, action planning and problem solving activities will be utilized. Classes begin March 1st, 2017 and will continue every Wednesday for six weeks ending April 5th, 2017. Class time is 9:30 am-11:30 am. To register for this program, please contact Kelsey Maier at 419-725-7043 or by email at kmaier@areaofficeonaging.com.