Phase 2: Type 2 Diabetes Education (4 half day sessions) 


Diabetes Explained is an education programme which will provide patients with more in-depth knowledge and skills to manage their diabetes.  They will learn about the up-to-date treatments and have the opportunity to explore and address concerns that they may have with their diabetes. 

Each weekly session runs for approximately 2½ hours. Emphasis is placed on self management and setting your own goals in an informal and practical manner.


Topics include:

  • What is diabetes?
  •  health assessments and medications
  •  weight management
  •  carbohydrate awareness
  •  understanding food labels
  •  possible complications of diabetes


Patients can book a place by: 


Telephone: (01592) 226736

or can discuss referral with your GP or nurse.

GP's and Nurses can refer patients via SCI-gateway.














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