San Diego, California

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Of the nearly 30 million Americans living with diabetes, more than 4 million are in California. That's 13.4% of the Golden State's adult population, significantly higher than the national average of 9.4%.

That is why the American Diabetes Association's Greater San Diego Area office is so committed to educating the public about how to stop diabetes and support those living with the disease. We encourage you, your family and friends to get involved with the many programs and events that we offer locally and Join the Millions® in the fight to Stop Diabetes®.

Proudly Serving San Diego, Riverside, San Bernardino and Imperial Counties.


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Program Info

The American Diabetes Association's Greater San Diego Area office provides great local programs for people living with diabetes, their friends and family.

Diabetes Self-Management Education Recognition Program

To promote quality education for people with diabetes, the American Diabetes Association endorses the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support. These recognized diabetes self-management programs help to ensure that everyone has access to effective programs to help them learn to better manage their disease.

Find a recognized diabetes self-management education program near you.

Interested in becoming a recognized Diabetes Self-Management Education Program? Contact our office.

Become a Diabetes Advocate!

Over 3,500 Advocates engage with the Association locally every year and advocate on behalf of those living with diabetes and prediabetes.

Join our advocacy program today!

Volunteer With Us

VolunteerYour involvement as an American Diabetes Association volunteer—whether on a local or national level—will help improve lives of everyone impacted by diabetes, maybe even someone close to you. There are many ways for you to get involved—a little time can have a big impact.

Get engaged. Get involved. Sign Up to Volunteer.