Diabetes Prevention Program - FCHN 002
The National Diabetes Prevention Program is a CDC-approved program that teaches lifestyle changes to prevent type 2 diabetes.
Click here to see if you may be at risk for Type 2 diabetes. Please note: This program is not designed for people who have already been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.
The National Diabetes Prevention Program will help you:
- learn how to eat healthier
- be more physically active and manage stress
- develop skills to make healthier choices to lose weight
- get the long-term support you need to stick with the changes
The Diabetes Prevention Program meets once a week for 16 weeks, then once or twice a month for the rest of the year. A trained lifestyle coach will provide guidance and encouragement throughout the program. Classes are one-hour, and will be held at the same time each week.
The class begins on Monday September 24, 2018 at 12:00 PM, and classes will meet at Healthy Community Coalition, 105 Mt. Blue Circle, Farmington, ME across the street from the hospital.
MaineHealth Employees: Please call (207) 661-7294 to receive the employee code you will need to apply at check-out.