Association Senegalaise de Soutien aux Diabetiques


Organizational Information

Centre Anti Diabète Mark Sankale
Hopital Abass Ndao
Dakar 27747
Tel +221-776 398 291
Fax  +221-338228187

Membership Information

Founded in 1967

38883 Members in 2014


12 employees and thousands of volunteers

Member of IDF since 1997




The Senegalese association for the support of people with diabetes - ASSAD (Association Sénégalaise de Soutien aux Diabétiques) was created in December 1967 in Dakar.  The Association is made of active members, honoray members and donors. 

Its main purpose is to improve the lives of people with diabetesto make them no longer hampered by the condition and dependent on other people, but active citizens able to manage their health and be productive.


Main Focus

  • To improve the life of people with diabetes
  • To raise awareness on diabetes and its treatment
  • To work in collaboration with the Center 'Marc Sankale' in Dakar

Message from the President

Mr Oumar Gueye 



Senegal country information


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