Why take a Diabetes Self-
• Are you newly diagnosed? ��
• Do you lack energy?
• Are your blood sugars out of control?
• Have you ever been to diabetes
education classes before?
• Do you want updated diabetes
For more information:
Diabetes Education is only a
• Do you want to lower your risk of www.diabetesinmichigan.org phone call away!
complications from diabetes?
What do you need to know?
• You will need a signed physician
prescription to take the class.
• There is a charge for the classes, however
most insurance companies will assist
Printing of this brochure is made possible by
funding from the ASIST2010 program of
What is the next Step?
the US DHHS Oﬃce on Women’s Health.
Contact the DSME program nearest you.
Wayne County DSME programs
New Center One Sinai Grace Hospital
Internal Medicine, 8th Floor Professional Oﬃce Bldg. Ste. 329
3031 W. Grand Blvd. 6001 W. Outer Drive
Detroit, MI 48202 Detroit, MI 48235
Fairlane Medical Center
Diabetes Self-Management Internal Medicine, 2nd Floor Children’s Hospital of Michigan
Education 19401 Hubbard Drive 3901 Beaubian Blvd.
Dearborn, MI 48126 Detroit, MI 48201
What is diabetes self-management Taylor Medical Center
education (DSME)? Internal Medicine
24555 Haig St.
Taylor, MI 48180
DSME is: An interactive workshop led
by diabetes educators to assess, identify 36475 Five Mile Rd.
Call 313-874-7495 or 800-277-2740
Livonia, MI 48154
and assist persons with diabetes and their Call 734-655-8961
families on ways to best manage their
disease and prevent complications.
Topics include: Meal Planning, Being
Active, Monitoring and Managing Blood Professional Building One, Suite 228
Sugar, Taking Medications, Problem 22151 Moross Rd.
Detroit, MI 48236
Solving, Healthy Coping and Reducing
Risks, and more. Call 313-596-0818 or send an email message to
Group and Individual Sessions are
available and classes meet right here in Hospital DSME programs have American
Wayne County. Diabetes Association (ADA) recognition and
Michigan Department of Community Health
certiﬁcation. Greater Detroit Area Health
6245 Inkster Rd.
Council oﬀers worksite education through an
Garden City, MI 48135
ADA recognized program.