Diabetes Support Group
Living with diabetes is a struggle, but it can be made easier by taking advantage of resources and support in your community. Our diabetes support group meets once a month, with a different theme for each meeting. Come share your stories, learn from others, and benefit from the support of others who are living with diabetes.
Third Tuesday of Every Month
Johnston Medical Mall, Diabetes Education Room
514 N. Bright Leaf Blvd.
Smithfield, NC 27577
(Meetings are subject to change. Please check the Classes and Events calendar for the most up-to-date schedule.)
Questions? Please call the Johnston Health Education Department at 919-938-7736.
2019 Dates & Topics
January 15- All about Sweeteners
February 19- Start an Exercise Program
March 19- Planning Menus
April 16- Diabetes Complications
May 21- How to Stay Hydrated
June 18- Foot Care
July 16- Assimilated Grocery Store Tour
August 20- How does Insulin Work?
September 17- Low Carb Options
October 15- Sick Day Management
November 19- Holiday Eating
December 17- Christmas (Johnston Medical Mall, Classroom 1404A)
(This is different from our Diabetes Education Program. This is a free support group, and our education program is a structured class that requires physician referral. Please click here for more information on the education program.)