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Diabetes Self-Management Class

 August 04, 2021 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Event Location

Marion County Hospital District Office
2547 E. Silver Springs Blvd
Ocala, FL 34470

Price: Free

The Marion County Hospital District (in partnership with the Florida Department of Health in Marion County) is holding diabetes self-management classes on Wednesdays from 9 – 11 a.m. from July 21 through Aug. 25 at the Marion County Hospital District office (2547 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala).

The classes are hands-on and will help residents learn more about diabetes and the changes they may need to make to their daily habits to ensure they can effectively control it. Class instructors will cover: understanding diabetes, caring for the diabetic body, risk factors, monitoring blood sugar, meal planning, physical activity, diabetes complications, and medications and medical care. 

People who are age 65 and older and/or Medicare recipients are particularly encouraged to attend, but anyone is welcome to come to the sessions. Interested residents are encouraged to pre-register. To register or find out more information, contact Jessica Cole at 352-619-4307 or

  • Schedule

Event Starts: 9:00 AM

Event Ends: 11:00 AM