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Diabetes class 1

If you have pre-diabetes or diabetes this class teaches you how to take control of your health. Whether you’ve just been diagnosed or have had diabetes for years, this class can help you.

Even if you don't have diabetes, you can still come to the class.

In class you’ll learn:

  • How diabetes affects your health
  • How to measure your blood sugar
  • What foods to eat
If you’ve already taken Diabetes Class 1, you can take Diabetes class 2.

In this class, you'll get a:

  • Glucometer (blood sugar monitor)
  • Portion control plate
  • Physical activity and exercise book
  • Blood sugar log

If you already have a blood sugar monitor, please bring it to the class. You can only get a new monitor from the Culinary Health Fund every two years.

Join our Diabetes Passport program for more help and rewards.

This class is offered:

  • In English, Spanish or Chinese
  • In the morning, afternoon, or at night
  • At no cost for you or your dependents. This means you don’t have to pay.

Call 702-691-5665 to sign up for a class.

“I attended both of the diabetes classes and found the information very informative. I knew nothing about diabetes and these classes taught me how to maintain and live with pre-diabetes. I feel that by taking these classes, I will be able to improve my pre-diabetes and not let it get to where it becomes diabetes and is permanent.” —Raymond Martin

Upcoming classes

Diabetes class 1

Language Day Date Time Location
Spanish Today December 5Dec 5 9am to -11am Culinary Health Center
English Today December 5Dec 5 2pm to -4pm Culinary Health Center
English Today December 5Dec 5 5:30pm to -7:30pm Culinary Health Fund
Spanish Monday December 9Dec 9 10am to -12pm Culinary Health Fund
English Monday December 9Dec 9 1pm to -3pm Culinary Health Fund
English Monday January 6Jan 6 4pm to -6pm Culinary Health Center
Spanish Monday January 6Jan 6 5:30pm to -7:30pm Culinary Health Fund
English Tuesday January 7Jan 7 9am to -11am Culinary Health Center
Spanish Tuesday January 7Jan 7 1pm to -3pm Culinary Health Center
Spanish Wednesday January 8Jan 8 4pm to -6pm Culinary Health Center
English Wednesday January 8Jan 8 5:30pm to -7:30pm Culinary Health Fund
English Thursday January 9Jan 9 10am to -12pm Culinary Health Fund
Spanish Thursday January 9Jan 9 1pm to -3pm Culinary Health Fund
Spanish Thursday January 23Jan 23 4pm to -6pm Culinary Health Center
Spanish Monday February 3Feb 3 4pm to -6pm Culinary Health Center
English Tuesday February 4Feb 4 10am to -12pm Culinary Health Center
Spanish Tuesday February 4Feb 4 2pm to -4pm Culinary Health Center
English Wednesday February 5Feb 5 10am to -12pm Culinary Health Fund
Spanish Wednesday February 5Feb 5 1pm to -3pm Culinary Health Fund
English Wednesday February 5Feb 5 4pm to -6pm Culinary Health Center

Where to go

Culinary Health Fund

515 East Saint Louis Avenue
Las Vegas, Nevada 89104

Classes take place in Building C

Map showing 515 East Saint Louis Avenue

Culinary Health Center

650 North Nellis Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada 89110
Map showing 650 North Nellis Boulevard