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Find a Diabetes Program Near You


Diabetes Local
Find the closest diabetes education program near you, as well as resources including healthy coping, monitoring, problem solving, healthy eating, and being active. 

VBCH Diabetes Resource Directory
Diabetes Resource Directory for Hampton Roads.

Virginia Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs 
A listing of diabetes self-management education programs in Virginia by city.

Va. Diabetes Support Groups 
A listing of diabetes support groups in Virginia by city.

T1DE
T1DE hosts a type 1 diabetes support group located in Lynchburg, Virginia.The group meets 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. every third Wednesday of the month. Open to individuals and families living with type 1 diabetes and pediatric type 2 diabetes. Sessions include formal and informal meetings, educational presentations, guided discussed, networking, mentoring, and more.

Information about Diabetes


ADA Diabetes Risk Test
Take this simple quiz to see if you are at risk of developing diabetes. 

Diabetes Personal Care Card (English)
Handy checklist to help you take charge of your care.

Diabetes Personal Care Card (Spanish) 
Handy checklist to help you take charge of your care in Spanish.

Hemoglobin A1C Definition Sheet (English)
Defines what a Hemoglobin A1C test is and how it compares to blood sugar glucose readings.

Hemoglobin A1C Definition Sheet(Spanish)
Defines what a Hemoglobin A1C test is and how it compares to blood sugar glucose readings in Spanish.

EthnoMed
Provides resources various health topics across many cultures.
Information about Self-Care

Diabetes Self Care Planner 
Provides goals and steps to improve your lifestyle and diabetes control.

Lifestyle Planner
Provides goals and steps to improve your lifestyle and prevent diabetes.

Choose MyPlate
Information about the MyPlate method

Easy Way to Increase Your Steps

Provides ideas on increasing your steps at home, work and in your community.

Logging Your Steps
Tool for tracking steps, including how many steps in a mile.

Foot Care Tips (English)
If you have diabetes, your feet need special attention.

Foot Care Tips (Spanish)
If you have diabetes, your feet need special attention (in Spanish.)

Diabetes Supplies
A guide from Consumer Affairs of online diabetes supply delivery.

Resources Around Medications


Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation drug discount card

Freestyle Assistance Program
Prescription assistance program for Freestyle products

Discount Cards for various Diabetes Products
Discount cards for diabetes products including test strips, glucose meters, and insulin.

GoodRx
Database providing average cost of prescriptions, discount cards, coupons, and more.

NeedyMeds.org


Pharmaceutical Assistance For Persons with Diabetes

Resources for assistance with diabetes medications and supplies.

Diabetes Wellness Foundation
discount card program for use with medications, including pet medications. 

Bayer Contour Next Savings Program
Discount Savings Program for the Bayer Contour Next meter and strips

OneTouch Prescription Assistance Program
Prescription assistance program for OneTouch products

Resources for College Students and Young Adults with Diabetes

 

College Diabetes Network
includes a list of Virginia schools with CDN chapters 

Students with Diabetes
 

Resources for Women


American Diabetes Association: Gestational Diabetes
includes resources such as basics of gestational diabetes, treatment, and keeping your baby healthy

NIH NIDDK Gestational Diabetes
Information from the National Institutes of Health: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease includes basics of gestational diabetes, affects of gestational diabetes on pregnancy, and pregnancy for those with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

March of Dimes: Gestational Diabetes
Resource on gestational diabetes and ways to have a healthy pregnancy, and who is at risk of developing gestational diabetes

Women's Health.Gov

Created by the Office of Women's Health at the US Department of Health and Human Services, offers a variety of information on various women's health issues, including gestational diabetes and diabetes.

Diabetic Mommy
Includes information for gestational diabetes, type 1 diabetes, and type 2 diabetes