This free program is open to anyone who has diabetes or who has a family member with diabetes. This support group is designed for all diabetics, whether the condition was newly diagnosed or chronic. The hospital’s Diabetic Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month.
Diabetic Support Group meetings are led by the hospital’s Dietitian. Professionals and clinicians from related fields are often invited to answer questions and discuss topics such as nutrition, wound care, medications, foot care and lifestyle. Meetings are open-ended to encourage discussion.