If you are dealing with a long-lasting (chronic) disease—like arthritis, diabetes, cancer, obesity, or heart disease—you are not alone. About half of all American adults have at least one chronic disease. These chronic diseases can lead to disability and serious health problems. But the good news is that there’s a lot you can do to help manage chronic disease and prevent related problems. Our program can help you make choices to live healthier.
Healthier Living Workshop: Chronic Disease
Support to help people with chronic diseases manage and improve their health. The program focuses on topics that come up when dealing with any chronic condition, such as:
The workshop is given over
2 ½ hours, once a week, for 6 weeks.
People living with a chronic disease such as arthritis, diabetes, cancer, obesity, or heart disease.
Chronic Disease Self-Management is a program that focuses on problems that are common to individuals dealing with any chronic condition such as pain management, nutrition, exercise, medication use, emotional health and communicating with health care providers. Chronic Disease Self-Management is a workshop given over 2 ½ hours, once a week, for 6 weeks.
Not sure if this workshop is right for you?
Let a Regional Coordinator near you answer your questions.
“What I liked best about the workshop was knowing I was not the only one with a chronic condition.”
— Deb, Bethel
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