The Will County Community Health Center offers Diabetes Group Sessions to educate Will County residents about the risks, health and management of diabetes.
- Diabetes affects about 30 million of people in the United States
- 1 in 4 adults with diabetes are unaware they have the disease
- 84 million Americans have prediabetes
- 9 out of 10 adults with prediabetes don’t know they have it
- 1 in 3 adults have prediabetes
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Diabetes Educational Sessions are available at our location in Joliet, Illinois.
The Will County Community Health Center continues to offer Diabetes Group Educational Sessions every other Friday with Certified Diabetes Educator Dolly Agba.
These special Diabetes informational sessions take place from 8:30 AM to 10 AM in the CHC’s lower level conference room.
Call 815-727-8670 for questions or appointments.
Education Session Scheduling
For scheduling a CHC patient at one of these classes, medical providers are asked to place a “follow-up visit” and “referral” in the patient’s chart, and have the patient schedule an upcoming Diabetes Group Educational Session, as they would any other follow-up appointment, as they exit.
For staff who are assisting patients in the scheduling of appointments, simply call the registration or check out staff and ask that the patient be scheduled into an upcoming Diabetes Group Educational Session.