Free diabetes education and support services are available through the Community Health Team to people who have or are at risk for diabetes. Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been living with diabetes (or prediabetes) for a while, our skilled professionals can provide you with tools, health tips and food ideas to help you live a healthier life and reduce your risk for complications.
Following the guidelines of the American Diabetes Association and the Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists, our diabetes education team provides education and support in the following areas:
- Healthy eating
- Being active
- Monitoring blood sugar
- Taking medication
- Problem solving
- Reducing risks
- Healthy coping strategies
Ask your primary care provider for a referral for our free diabetes education and support services or contact the Community Health Team directly at 802-886-8998.
Other Resources and Tools
- My Healthy Vermont (includes a link to a Prediabetes Risk Quiz)
- Vermont Department of Health-Diabetes
By Phone: Connect with your provider on the telephone.
Online: Connect with your provider using the audio and video on your smartphone, computer, or tablet.