CAMP WELLNESS

This is an annual camp is focused on increasing the knowledge of primary and secondary school students on nutrition, healthy meal planning, the importance of physical activity, farming and other social skills.

The registration form for Camp Wellness is available below.

INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP COUNSELLING

We have nurses and nutritionists who volunteer at our association every workday, providing counselling services to all of our members. Regular appointments can be made for check-ups every 3 months

HEALTH CHECKS 

We offer the following health checks at our office every week day

 

  • Hemoglobin A1c (Takes an average of the blood sugars over the past 3 months. Is used to identify potential diabetes and pre-diabetes)

  • Blood Sugar

  • Blood Pressure

  • Cholesterol

CAMP PRIDE FOR CHILDREN WITH DIABETES​

 

Every summer we hold an educative camp for children with type 1 diabetes. Siblings without diabetes are also invited to take part in the camp.

The registration form for Camp Pride is available below.

SUPPORT GROUPS

 

The Diabetes Association of Barbados has established 4 different support groups:

  • Junior

  • Youth

  • Adult

  • Parents/Guardians

 

Participants will benefit from educational information on Diabetes, advocacy, trouble-shooting, assistance with supplies and will be able to share their experiences and learn from others.

Type 1 Diabetes; Living with Pride

PROJECTS & SERVICES

Contact Us

"Jessamine Cot"
Cnr. Jessamine Avenue, Beckles Road,
St-Michael, BARBADOS

Contact:   (246) 427-9338

Email us:  dab40a@gmail.com

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