Lifestyle Change Program 2019-01-21T13:43:50+00:00

I CAN Prevent Diabetes Program, a CDC-approved curriculum, is designed for people with prediabetes or at risk for diabetes. This free program may be for you if you are:

  • At risk for but NOT currently diagnosed with diabetes
  • Overweight
  • Not pregnant
  • Have a history of gestational diabetes

Learn how to create a healthier lifestyle and its role in preventing diabetes in this year-long prevention program. Groups will meet with a trained lifestyle coach once a week for 16 weeks followed by eight monthly sessions (duration is one year total) to help participants set personal goals to lose weight, eat healthier and increase physical activity.

CDC Prediabetes Screening Test

Are you at risk? Take the CDC test.

Upcoming Events

Lifestyle Change Program- Brainerd YMCA-Thursdays

January 16, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

National Diabetes Prevention (NDPP) Lifestyle Change Coach Certification Training

February 4, 2020 @ 9:00 am - February 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Lifestyle Change Program- St. Joseph Medical Center-Wednesday

February 5, 2020 @ 11:00 am - February 12, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

Lifestyle Change Program- Pequot City Hall-Thursdays

February 6, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am