KS Community Health Worker Coalition

Disease Prevention and Management

Self-Management Resource Center – Classes

Small group classes to provide education and support for adults living with one or more chronic health condition.  Programs are designed to help caregivers and patients manage symptoms, improve quality of life and reduce healthcare costs.  See website for information regarding small group availability.

Available in: Geary, Riley, Lyon, Shawnee, Douglas, and Atchison


Diabetes Prevention Programs
These are year-long lifestyle modification programs designed to keep people with slightly elevated blood sugars from developing diabetes. You can expect to meet with your leader and fellow classmates weekly for the first four months, then monthly for the eight months after that.

Hiawatha Community Hospital 785-742-6308

Johnson County Dept. of Health and Environment 913-477-8128 www.jocogov.org

Nemaha Valley Community Hospital 785-336-6181, Ext. 0322

Midland Care Connection 785-250-5210 (Donna Dole)


Diabetes Self-Management Education & Support
This education is designed to help people already diagnosed with diabetes better manage their disease through diet, physical activity, medications, and work with their health care team. You can expect to attend for several hours with a diabetes educator, sometimes spread out over days or weeks.

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program Newman Regional Health, 620-343-6800, Ext. 21803

Hiawatha Community Hospital 785-742-6308

Diabetic Education Program Holton Community Hospital, 785-364-9680

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program LMH Health, 785-505-3062
Family Medicine Associates, PA 785-830-0100, Ext 111

Ascension Via Christi Diabetes Center Ascension Via Christi, 785-565-2937

Sabetha Community Hospital Outpatient Diabetes Education Program 785-284-2121, Ext. 1419 Email: lomenold@sabethahospital.com

Nemaha Valley Community Hospital : 785-336-6181, Ext. 0322

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program AdventHealth, 913-676-2548

Diabetes Learning Center, Stormont-Vail HealthCare, 785-368-0416
Diabetes Self-Management Education Program The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus, 785-273-2731