Over 113,000 individuals have diabetes in Hawaii of which 26,100 remain undiagnosed. Recent estimates project that as many as 1 in 3 American adults will have diabetes in 2050 unless we take steps to Stop Diabetes®!
Step Out and do your part to Stop Diabetes®! Join us and Howard Lee, President and CEO of UHA Health Insurance at Queen Kapiolani Park as we raise diabetes awareness and funds to support the 113,000 people living with diabetes here in Hawaii.
A day full of fun and excitement as riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® . Take the Ride of Your Life and sign up today!
For additional information about any of our programs, please contact the American Diabetes Association Hawaii office at 808-947-5979—neighbor islands may call toll-free at 888-DIABETES (888-342-2383)—or ADAHawaii@diabetes.org.
Support Programs and Resources
If you are finding daily diabetes management to be a struggle, we can help! Learn about the services, support and resources provided by the American Diabetes Association.
Family and Youth Programs
Being diagnosed with diabetes as a child can be a frustrating and overwhelming experience for the whole family. Connect with other families facing the same obstacles as you are and learn from medical professionals and Association volunteers.
The American Diabetes Association strives to ensure that no one is ever discriminated against for having diabetes. We want to ensure that every child with diabetes is medically Safe at School, band practice, sports events, and class field trips.
Diabetes Care Tasks at School List of Training Materials are available for any school trying to educate their staff and volunteers about diabetes for the safety of their students.
Diabetes in the Workplace
The need for diabetes education doesn't stop when you enter adulthood. It is estimated that 26,100 people in Hawaii have diabetes and don't even know it and many more are at risk! Bring health, wellness and diabetes education into your office with the Stop Diabetes @ Work program!
We welcome your help.
Your involvement as an American Diabetes Association volunteer — whether on a local or national level — will help us expand our community outreach and impact, inspire healthy living, intensify our advocacy efforts, raise critical dollars to fund our mission, and uphold our reputation as the moving force and trusted leader in the diabetes community. Read more about it later when we update.
Find volunteer opportunities in our area through the Volunteer Center.