Diabetes Prevention Program (Mapleton Center) - YMCA of Northern Colorado
Mapleton Center - YMCA of Northern Colorado
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
Description of Service
Helps 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).
Boulder, Broomfield, Weld counties
Call or visit the website for program information and registration, walk in to receive services.
A one-year YMCA membership is included.
English, Limited Spanish
Individuals who have been diagnosed with prediabetes with a blood test and who are overweight with a BMI greater than 25