Free Diabetes Class Offered
Texas AgriLIFE Extension Orange County and Lamar State College-Orange Continuing Education will be offering the Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes an educational program for people with type 2 diabetes. The primary goal is to help participants learn how to manage their blood glucose in the ranges recommended by the American Diabetes Association. The curriculum is specifically design to meet the needs of audiences with limited literacy skills and/or limited income. All of our programs are open to the public. This course if free to participants. The class is scheduled from 6 pm to 8 pm on Monday and Tuesdays for three weeks beginning June 2, in Orange. Participants need to attend all classes to receive the full curriculum. To pre-register contact the Orange County Extension Office at 882-7010 or 769-2400 ext. 7010.
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, Extension programs are prohibited from discriminating against serving people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, sex, religion, political beliefs, disability, or national origin. Provisions from the American Disability Act will be considered when planning educational programs and activities. Please notify the Orange County Extension Office at 409.882.7010 if you plan on attending and Extension educational program and need specialized services five days prior to event. The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the Orange County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800)795-3272 (voice)/(202)720-6382.