Are you Newly Diagnosed?

Many people feel a variety of feelings when they find out they have diabetes. It is normal to feel worried, anxious or scared. It’s important to remember that you are not alone. Here are a few tips to start you on the road to managing diabetes.

Tips for Coping part 1

Tips for Coping part 2

Diabetes group education classes

These group education classes are available for patients who:

  • have newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes
  • have type 2 diabetes and are starting on insulin
  • are on insulin.

Talk to your general practice team for further information about the classes and to ask for a referral.

More about the classes click here

OPEN
CALENDER OF EVENTS
Nov
23
Fri
Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Nov 23 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Nov
30
Fri
Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Nov 30 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
High Tea party @ Diabetes Christchurch
Nov 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Enjoy a scrumptious High Tea party and sing-a-long with Pat Hannah.

Good food, good music and good company as we celebrate our members who are over age 80, and people who have been in insulin for over 50 years.

Janice and Lee’s Support Group @ Diabetes Centre meeting room
Nov 30 @ 1:00 pm

 

 

High Tea Party

Please RSVP to 378 6266

 

 

Dec
7
Fri
Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Dec 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
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