Programs, Services, Support and Education
Adult Support Group
Held the first or second Thursday of each month, the Adult Support Group was created to bring information and skills directly to the Hawaii community to assist with daily management of diabetes and/or to prevent diabetes.
Family and Youth Programs
Learning to live with diabetes doesn’t happen overnight – and you don't have to do it alone. Hawaii's Family and Youth Programs includes events and other opportunities to connect with other families of children with diabetes.
Living with Type 2 Diabetes
"You have diabetes" is a statement that 1.9 million Americans will be stunned by this year alone. Hawaii's Living with Type 2 Diabetes Program is designed to provide free resources to individuals that are newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or prediabetes and for caregivers of those with type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes Education Programs
For a list of diabetes education programs in Hawaii that are recognized by the American Diabetes Association, please type your zip code into the search box below.
For additional resources in Hawaii, download the Diabetes Resource Guide (PDF) compiled by the Hawaii Association of Diabetes Educators.
Safe at School
Safe at School is an informational site for medical safety and fairness for children with diabetes.
Diabetes Care Tasks at School List of Training Materials are available for any school to help educate their staff and volunteers about diabetes for the safety of their students. You may also contact the American Diabetes Association for more information at 808-947-5979, neighbor islands may call toll-free at 888-DIABETES (342-2383).
Stop Diabetes @ Work
A free employee awareness program for a healthy workplace, Stop Diabetes at Work program brings volunteer healthcare professionals to your worksite to present critical information to companies, organizations and communities about preventing and managing diabetes.
Additional Stop Diabetes at Work Resources:
For more information about the Stop Diabetes at Work Program or sponsorship opportunities, please contact LJ Duenas at 808-947-5979 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Health And Wellness Fairs
Are you holding a health fair or wellness event in your community? If you would like the American Diabetes Association to be at your event to provide information about diabetes, please complete the Health Fair Request form (PDF) and submit to the American Diabetes Association at least 30 days prior to your event. You may send completed Health Fair Request Forms to:
American Diabetes Association
900 Fort Street Mall, Suite 940
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
While the American Diabetes Association strives to provide support throughout Hawaii, we are unable to be all events due to scheduling conflicts and travel restrictions. Please feel free to view and print the items on our Health Fair Materials page and distribute them at your events.
Additional Online Resources
- American Diabetes Association Online Community The American Diabetes Association has created an online community for everyone affected by diabetes. Join the discussion and find support now!
- Recipes for Healthy Living is an online resource providing you with new recipes, cooking tips and a meal plan each month. Register for free today!
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