CLASS SCHEDULE

Central Administration Building 
3607 Rivera Ave., 79905
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Montana Vista Clinic
14900 Greg Drive, 79938
Thursdays
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Canutillo                               7000 Fifth Street, 79835    Tuesdays                              10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.            

Northeast Family Practice Clinic
4875 Maxwell, 79904
Wednesdays
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Agua Dulce
901 Ascensión, 79928
Mondays
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Fort Hancock
561 N. Knox, 79839
Tuesdays
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program

Through education and awareness, we provide the necessary tools for adequate diabetes self-management and the prevention of complications. The Diabetes Self- Management Program helps improve the quality of life of people with diabetes and those at risk of developing the disease.  We offer 7 group sessions to participants without insurance and 7 one-on-one sessions for those with insurance.

A free glucometer is provided to every participant completing the whole course, which consists of a two-hour weekly class for a period of 7 weeks. Learn about the following topics:

  • Understanding the human body 
  • Types of Diabetes and Understanding Carbohydrates
  • Food groups and Reading Labels
  • Self-Monitoring
  • The Importance of Physical Activity 
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Medications
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Graduates of the Diabetes Self-Management Education program hold up their certificates of completion. 

For more information, please contact Mayra: may.mendoza@pvida.net