LONOKE, AR – Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (D.E.E.P.) Free Event

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In collaboration with CareLink, Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care (AFMC) & TMF, please join us for a FREE program for Arkansans living with diabetes. This is a six-week class that promotes diabetes awareness and teaches adults how to manage their diabetes. Those who attend the class will learn how diabetes affects the body, blood sugar levels and what they mean, how to use a glucometer, meal planning setting goals for prorper nurtrition, physical activity, regular check-ups with their physicians, and consistent medication use. The workshop includes participant activities and sharing information with the group. To register, contact Shawn Smith by email shawn@lonokecountyseniors.com or by phone 501-676-6971

Details:

6 weekly sessions, 2 hours each session

DATES:

Begins on February 28, 2017 and ends on March 28, 2017 (Once a week for six weeks)

Time:
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Event Category:
DEEP

Venue:
Lonoke County Council on Aging
Number 1 Newberry Drive

Lonoke , AR 72086

To register, email shawn@lonokecountyseniors.com or call 501-676-6971. Educator’s name: Shawn Smith 

Organizer
UAMS, AGEC, CareLink, AFMC and TMF Health Quality Institute

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