Local Resources

At the American Diabetes Association, we want to ensure that our local communities are informed about the resources and support available to them.

Support Groups

Please note that the local support groups and education programs listed here are not hosted by the American Diabetes Association. For information relating to any of these resources, contact the provider directly.

Carondelet Health Networks
www.carondelet.org/patients-visitors/classes-events/diabetes-care-centers.aspx
520-872-6055

  • Free Diabetes Classes
  • Self-Management Skills Program
  • Gestational Diabetes Program
  • Serving Multiple Locations

Pima Council On Aging
www.pcoa.org/services/healthy-living
520-790-7262

  • Healthy Living: Managing Ongoing Health Conditions
  • Enhance Fitness
  • Healthy Living with Diabetes

Pima County Libraries
www.library.pima.gov/calendar/
520-791-4010

  • Diabetes: Management and Prevention Classes

Tucson Medical Center
www.tmcaz.com/TucsonMedicalCenter/Diabetes_Education
520-324-2075

  • Diabetes Self-Management Program
  • Outpatient Nutrition Program
  • Outpatient Insulin Pump Program
  • Journey for Control Classes

University of Arizona Medical Center
www.uahealth.com/diabetescenter
520-874-6477
diabetes@uahealth.com

  • T1DM Support Group
  • T2DM Support Group

UAHN Education Classes
520-694-6606
jeannine.leverenz@uahealth.com

  • Basics of Diabetes
  • Carbohydrate Counting
  • Sick Day Management
  • Insulin Therapies

Diabetes Prevention Program

YMCA of Southern Arizona Diabetes Prevention Program

If you are at risk for type 2 diabetes, the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program provides a supportive environment where you can work with others in a small group setting to learn how to adopt healthy habits to reduce your chances of developing the disease. Visit www.tucsonymca.org to learn more.