Sep 5 2017: 6:00pm–7:00pm

Diabetes Prevention Program

Diabetes, Nutrition, Weight Loss

The Lifespan Community Health Institute and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host weekly diabetes prevention classes beginning on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. This free program will consist of 16 once-weekly sessions followed by six sessions once a month.

The program will help you to:

  • Fit exercise into your daily routine
  • Lose 5 to 7 percent of your weight
  • Eat more healthfully by adding fruits and vegetables to your diet

Child care and transportation assistance will be provided.

You must enroll by Tuesday, September 26 and be 18 years old to participate.

Classes will be offered in English and Spanish. Please see the event flyer for more details:

For more information about the program or to enroll, contact Ana Almeida-DoRosario at or 401-444-8069.