Anguilla Diabetes Association

 

Organizational Information

P.O.Box 1404
The Valley 2640
Anguilla
Tel: +1-26-497-5403, +1-26-235 737
 

Membership Information

Founded in 1992

50 Members in 2013

 

20 volunteers

Member of IDF since 2003

 

 

About

Anguilla Diabetes Association was established July 1992 by a few concerned citizens and a doctor after observing that more persons were being diagnosed with diabetes.  They also wanted to learn more about diabetes mellitus.

 

 

Main Focus

  • To promote interest in diabetes
  • To help assist in the management of diabetes
  • To educate the community about diabetes prevention and management
  • To advocate for persons with diabetes 
 

Activities

  • Health Fairs
  • Screening of staff at – Banks, Social Security, Post Office, Schools, Taxi Ports, Churches and other NGO’s
  • Walk-A-Tons
  • Interactive meetings with Guest Speakers
  • Radio, Newspaper addresses
  • Diabetes Night Light
  • Diabetes Education with persons with diabetes and their families
 
 

Message from the President

Ms Dana Ruan "The Anguilla Diabetes Association continues to aspire to the vision and goals of the International Diabetes Federation by promoting healthy lifestyles and supportive diabetes management. The general support, guidance, training and networking opportunities are some of the benefits derived from being a member of IDF.

As a result of this association with IDF, persons living with diabetes, their families and communities can enjoy a more meaningful, productive, informed life while managing their diabetes with up to date available resources."
 
 

 

Anguilla country information

 

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