Looking for classes as part of your treatment, or just want to learn more about Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes? Or maybe you're simply looking for fun activities for your child with diabetes? You're in the right place. By clicking on individual links you can save or print a personal calendar showing only the events that interest you.

August 13

Teddy Bear Picnic/Medical Play

Patient and Family

Do you have a child younger than 5 years old with diabetes?

Come join us for an informal gathering of family and friends who share experiences similar to yours, and learn a little more about medical play! There will be age appropriate activites too! Make sure to bring Rufus or another stuffed animal to play with!

To RSVP: Please contact Jaclyn Gee jag9066@nyp.org or 212-851-5494

 

*Please note these events are limited to Berrie Center Patients & Families

August 7

Taking Diabetes to College
Workshop for those with diabetes who are ready to go off to college and how to manage their diabetes while at school

Patient and Family

Topics will include:

• Staying in control: Good diabetes management.

• Adjusting to dorm life (roommates, cafeteria, health office).

• Diabetes supplies checklist.

• Sick day management away from home.

• Drugs, alcohol & sex safety.

• Q & A with current college students who have diabetes.

To RSVP: Please contact Jaclyn Gee jag9066@nyp.orgor 212-851-5494

 

*Please note these events are limited to Berrie Center Patients & Families