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Disease Self-Management Classes Available

Change the Future WV supports the development of systems that link and build referral networks between doctors and community based lifestyle change programs (such as Dining with Diabetes, Chronic Disease Self-Management, and other prevention programs). Change the Future WV is increasing community-based programs promoting healthy living and the prevention of chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Using Stanford University Chronic Disease Self Managment Program and Diabetes Self Management Program participants can learn various techniques to deal with chronic conditions. Also implementing the National Diabetes Prevention Program that encourages participants to lose between 5-7% of their body weight and incorporate 150 minutes of physical activity each week. 

Are you ready to refer a client or patient to self-management classes? Click here for a referral form!