Community Briefs: Dec. 18, 2018
Diabetes support group
The University of Illinois Extension will host a Diabetes Support Group meeting from 10 a.m.-noon on Jan. 14 at its office at 650 Commerce Drive in Bourbonnais. The topic is learning to read food labels.
The meeting includes a PowerPoint presentation, hands-on learning activities and a diabetic appropriate lunch.
Drusilla Banks, extension educator on nutrition and wellness, will teach the meeting.
“The support group meetings are open to people with diabetes, family members and caregivers”, Banks said.
A different topic of interest to participants is addressed at each DSG meeting. Seating is limited. A fee of $5 per person is required.
Register at online extension.illinois.edu/gkw or call the Extension office at 815-933-8337.