Diabetes Self-Management Programs

Even if you already have a Diabetes diagnosis, you can improve your energy, reduce your risk for serious complications, and possibly reduce your need for expensive medications by learning some basic self-management skills. Click on each logo to learn more or register.

If you don’t have a Diabetes diagnosis but know you are at-risk, click here to find programs for you.

 

Program
(click on logo for more information or to register)

Cost

Location

Components

Living Healthy with Chronic Disease / Diabetes

$0

Multiple—can hold group in any community location in Buncombe County

  • Group & individual
  • Healthy eating
  • Physical activity
  • 6 weeks
Living Healthy with Chronic Disease / Diabetes

$0

Multiple—can hold group in any community location in Buncombe and Madison Counties

  • Group sessions
  • Healthy eating
  • Physical activity
  • Realistic goal-setting
  • 6 weeks
Diabetes Self-Management Education

Bill insurance; assistance available

Mission Hospital (Asheville)

  • Group & individual
  • Healthy eating
  • Physical activity
  • Medication skills: insulin/injection/pump
Taking Control of Type 2

Sliding scale

Multiple YMCA locations

  • Group sessions
  • Healthy eating
  • Physical activity
  • Medication management
  • Includes YMCA membership
  • 12 months
Diabetes Wellness & Prevention Program

Sliding scale

YWCA of Asheville

  • Group sessions
  • Healthy eating, cooking
  • Physical Activity
  • Includes YWCA membership
  • 7.5 months
Community Information & Referral Services

$0

Dial 211 (like 911) from ANY phone. Talk to a real person and get information about these programs and many more.

Referrals To

  • Housing
  • Food
  • Utility assistance
  • Medication assistance
  • Education programs

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