Diabetes Prevention Program (Ed and Ruth Lehman Center) - YMCA of Northern Colorado

Ed and Ruth Lehman Center - YMCA of Northern Colorado

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceHelps adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes reduce their risk for developing the disease by taking steps that will improve their overall health and well-being. Research by the National Institutes of Health has shown that programs like the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program can reduce the number of new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58% and 71% in adults over the age of 60. The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program uses a CDC-approved curriculum and is part of the CDC-led National Diabetes Prevention Program. The one-year program consists of 25 sessions (sessions 1-16 meet every week, 17-19 meet every two weeks, 20-25 meet every month).
LocationBoulder County
Geographical AreaBoulder, Broomfield, Weld counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for program information and registration, walk in to receive services.
Helpful TipsA one-year YMCA membership is included.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Limited Spanish
EligibilityIndividuals who have been diagnosed with prediabetes with a blood test and who are overweight with a BMI greater than 25
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesProgram Fees
Fee AmountsApproximately $429/program
Payment NotesScholarships available for those who qualify
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 5 a.m. - 10 p.m.; Saturday, 6:45 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Specific Hours: Class Hours Vary
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Dana Keel
Contact's Phone (303) 443-4474 Ext 3810
Physical Site Address 1 950 Lashley St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Longmont, CO 80504
Main Phone (303) 776-0370 (Ed and Ruth Lehman Center)
Other Phone (303) 664-5455 (Arapahoe Center)
Service Location Email dana.keel@ymcabv.org
Web Address https://www.ymcanoco.org/
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: YMCA of Northern Colorado
Affiliated Program: Ed and Ruth Lehman Center - YMCA of Northern Colorado
This Service: Diabetes Prevention Program (Ed and Ruth Lehman Center) - YMCA of Northern Colorado
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disease Prevention Programs (LT-1780)
Healthy Eating Programs (LH-2700.6000-300)
Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion (LH-2700.6450)