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​​​​Diabetes Education​

Our diabetes education classes are held in-person.​ ​

​Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Our full-day and half day classes help people learn how to manage Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Class topics include the following:

  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Diabetes medications
  • Sudden complications
  • Diet management
  • Disease progression
  • Goal setting and behavior changes
  • Physical activity
  • Chronic (ongoing) complications
  • Treatment of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) and hyperglycemia (high blood sugar)​

Gestational Diabetes

Women who are pregnant and have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes participate in a series of classes to help them learn how to better manage their nutritional needs and track their blood glucose levels. 

Register for a Class ​

A physician referral is required to take the course. Our team can help you with obtaining the required ​referral. Call 706-509-​5184 for assistance or to register.