SOSIEDAT KURASOLENO DI DIABETIKO

Address :
Morgenster 1 F
Willemstad
Curaçao
Telephone number :
+599-98888844
Email :
sokudi@outlook.com
Facebook :
http://www.facebook.com/#!/sokudikorsou.sokudi
Founded in :
1974
Member of IDF since :
1976
Number of members :
500

About

The Diabetes Association of Curaçao was established in 1974 by a group of professionals, primarily Doctors. The Association was established at that time due to an increase in the number of person being diagnosed with diabetes. “A situation which still exists”.

Focus

  • To educate and advise persons living with diabetes focusing on the need for a complete change to a healthier lifestyle
  • Promoting better health and encourage their families to become involved with the management of diabetes
  • To provide quality, updated, and relevant information on the condition diabetes to persons affected and afflicted with diabetes.

Activities

  • “Sokudi” works closely with the Ministry of Health and participates in Health Fairs, at these sessions; blood sugar testing and information sharing are done with the public.
  • Education session for adults on condition of diabetes
  • This year 2018 our focus is education on the condition diabetes to our children and young adults in schools.
  • Organising and promoting exercise, morning/evening walk.
  • Meetings are held where medical practionars, nutritionist, diabetes educators, podotherapist,physical educators,are invited as guest speakers at these meetings.
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