Dining with Diabetes Down East in Machias


This program is free and open to anyone with type 2 diabetes, prediabetes, family members, and caregivers. Participants will meet once a week for 4 weeks. You will learn how to select and prepare foods that help to control blood sugar, cholesterol, and blood pressure. There will be an opportunity to taste a variety of main dishes, side dishes, and desserts.

Where: Ridgeview Apartments, 45 Ridgeview Circle, Machias
Dates: Wednesdays, May 28, June 4, June 11, and June 18
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

To reserve your place, please call 255-3345 or 1-800-287-1542 by Wednesday, May 14.

Limited to the first 20 who register. Those who call after the program is full will be placed on a waiting list.

Partial funding and support for this initiative are provided by Healthy Acadia, the Downeast Community Transformation Collaborative, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The University of Maine does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, including transgender status and gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, 207.581.1226. For more information or to request a disability accommodation, call 207.255.3345 or 1.800.287.1542.