Understanding Diabetes: Diabetes Education for Care Workers
Understanding Diabetes is a two-hour workshop for personal care
workers, assistants in nursing and other care providers who support
and care for people living with diabetes.
The aim of the program is to provide best practice education for
care workers supporting clients in disability services, aged care,
community clinics, rural settings and hospitals.
Understanding Diabetes offers an interactive learning
environment to assist care workers to support self-management in
clients and patients with diabetes.
The workshop includes:
- What is diabetes?
- How is diabetes managed?
- Healthy eating and physical activity
- Managing high and low blood glucose levels
- The diabetes health care team.
Understanding Diabetes workshops can be available upon
request by organisations for staff at your facility or at a venue
of your choosing.
Please phone 1300 136
588 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
for further information.