Griffin Hospital empowers individuals diagnosed with diabetes to take control of the health condition and get control of their lives again with a free six-week workshop offered throughout the year called The Live Well Diabetes Self-Management Workshop.
The Live Well Diabetes Self-Management Workshop focuses on several topics for those with diabetes, including:
- What to eat
- Foot care
- Low and high blood sugar
- Sick day guidelines
- Tips for dealing with stress
- How to set small and achievable goals
This program is sponsored by the Connecticut State Department on Aging, Connecticut Department of Public Health and Griffin Hospital Community Outreach and Valley Parish Nurse Program.
Daytime and evening workshops are held at Griffin Hospital as well as community locations, throughout the year.
Pre-registration is required.