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Sep 19

Diabetes Workshop @ Rapid City

Thursday, September 19 - Thursday, October 24

SDSU Extension will host a Better Choices, Better Health Diabetes Workshop on Sept. 19 at 6 PM MDT at the Westminster Presbyterian Church (1012 Soo San Drive, Rapid City, SD 57702).

Better Choices, Better Health© SD Diabetes Workshops (DSMP) are designed to help adults living with type 2 diabetes and/or prediabetes and caregivers manage or prevent diabetes.

What You’ll Learn

This workshop will teach you new ways to manage your condition and will give you plenty of support to keep you motivated! Plus:

  • Goal setting & problem solving
  • Managing difficult emotions
  • Understanding medications
  • Communicating with doctors & caregivers
  • Monitoring diabetes & blood sugar
  • Preventing complications
  • Nutrition and physical activity planning & ideas

What You’ll Get

Workshops are held once a week for 6 weeks. Each 2½ hour session is led by trained leaders who have chronic conditions themselves. Expect:

  • Better overall health
  • More energy & less fatigue
  • More active lifestyle
  • Increased confidence in managing diabetes
  • FREE book, relaxation CD & certificate of completion to share with your doctor!

Session Zero

All are welcome to an informational Session Zero presentation that will be held on Thursday, September 5th at 6:00 PM MDT at the same location to learn more about the program.

Online Registration

Register online using the form below by September 26, 2019. For more information, contact Lori Oster, SDSU Extension Better Choices, Better Health SD Program Coordinator. There will be a free meal each week at 5:30, with free childcare and transportation available.