We are proud to present a FREE educational and informative series for all individuals dealing with type 1 and type 2 diabetes including parents, children, families, friends, teachers, medical professionals or anyone touched by this disease.

FOR ALL AGES

Diabetes Awareness

1) Nutrition 101 , Your Blueprint for food Health

Date : September 14th , 10am to 5:30pm

Venue : At the Greater Naples YMCA

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Past Outreach Series Events

2) Diabetes Day Camp

Date : August 7th – 11th      8am to 5pm
Ages 5 – 17

Venue : At the Greater Naples YMCA

Cost – $100 for YMCA members – $125.00 for Non Members – Scholarships are available

Summer Camp WYHOWAY (traditionally spelled Wyhome) – means “spirit” in the Seminole language

Campers will engage in hands-on science experiments related to weather, gravity and everything in between along with other activities

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3) Introduce the FreeStyle LibrePro A clinician’s glucose assessment tool

Date : Tuesday – July 18 at 5:30pm
Venue : At the Greater Naples YMCA

Susan Harms, MPH, RD/LD CDE Diabetes Educator with Lee Health – Nutrition…Eating good with diabetes. Alfred Melchor with Abbott will introduce the FreeStyle LibrePro

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Diabetes Awareness

“Outreach Series”

4) Lifestyle Modification for Prevention, Management

Date : Thursday – June 22 at 5:30pm
Venue : At the Greater Naples YMCA

Lifestyle Modification for Prevention, Management and Reversal of Pre-and Type 2
Diabetes – Presented by Dr. Amy Chappell.

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5) YMCA Fun Day For Diabetes Awareness On June 17

Date : Saturday – June 17  at 1 pm.
Venue : At the Greater Naples YMCA

Join North Collier Fire Dept. for some afternoon fun along with the Collier County Sheriff’s Dept.  –  “Tour our engines, wear a fire hat and learn to spray a fire hose!”

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Bring a picture and become a part of our “No Limits Wall”!

“Peer Support – Speak and Share”

Coming soon:

“Healthy Shopping” – Costco – Meet the Pharmacist – Special Membership Offered!

More to come…

  • Nutrition Series – Cooking Series – Recipe Night
  • Learn about the difference in insulins
  • Transitioning from H.S. to College
  • Fitness and Exercise classes
  • Ice Skating at Germain
  • Healthy Shopping  at Costco
  • Diabetes Research Institute  – Come hear about the BioHub from Tom Karlya

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

      • Tami Balavage    239-821-5051
      • Susy  Gurevich   305-519-6671
      • Ginger McKenzie   239-777-5893

Please RSVP to:

Donate – Support – Sponsor – Volunteer  for “your” series.

Suggestions are welcomed…  This series is for you!

Bring a picture and become a part of our “No Limits Wall”!