West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
350 Capitol Street • Room 206 • Charleston, WV 25301-3715
phone: (304) 558-0644 • fax: (304) 558-1553

Resources and Links

WV Programs For People with and at risk for Diabetes:

American Diabetes Association Recognized Diabetes Education Programs: http://professional.diabetes.org/ERP_List.aspx

 American Association of Diabetes Educators: http://www.diabeteseducator.org/ProfessionalResources/accred/Programs.html#West%20Virginia

Marshall University Center for Rural Health Self Management Resources: http://www.selfmanagementonline.org/

WVU Extension Service Dining with Diabetes Program: http://fh.ext.wvu.edu/programs/diabetes

PEIA Face to Face Diabetes Management Program: http://www.peiaf2f.com/

 

PEIA Weight Management Program: http://www.peia.wv.gov/health-information/health_and_wellness_programs/peia_care_management/Pages/weight_management_program.aspx

 

WV Diabetes Camp for Children: http://www.campknokoma.com/

 

 

 

Diabetes Prevention 

National Diabetes Prevention Program: http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/about.htm

CDC Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program (DPRP): http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/recognition/index.htm
University of Pittsburgh Diabetes Prevention Support Center: http://www.diabetesprevention.pitt.edu/default.aspx
Pre-diabetes Risk Assessment Tool: www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/index.htm

 

 

WV Resources For People with Diabetes

WV Association of Free Clinics: http://wvafc.org

West Virginia Primary Care Association: http://www.wvpca.org

West Virginia Legislature: http://www.legis.state.wv.us/

 

Education Resources for Health Care Professionals

 

 

National Resources for People with Diabetes

Business

Diabetes At Work: http://www.diabetesatwork.org

Children and Adolescents

Children with Diabetes: http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/index_cwd.htm

Diabetes Resource on Children and Adolescents: http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/youth/youth.htm

Juvenile Diabetes Research: http://www.jdrf.org

Culturally Specific Diabetes Resources

African American Resources

ADA's African American Program: http://www.diabetes.org/communityprograms-and-localevents/africanamericans.jsp

Improving Your Health - For African American Men and Women: http://win.niddk.nih.gov/publications/improving.htm

Asian American and Pacific Islander Resources

American Diabetes Association's Asian Pacific Resources:http://www.diabetes.org/communityprograms-and-localevents/asianamericans.jsp

Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations: http://www.aapcho.org/site/aapcho/section.php?id=10937

Hispanic Resources

CDC's Take Charge of Your Diabetes: http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/pubs/controle/index.htm

National Diabetes Education's Program's Spanish Resources: http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/Controlemos_y_Prevengamos_Flyer.pd and http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/catalog.htm#PubsHispLatino

National Diabetes Information Clearing House-Your Guide to Diabetes Type 1 & 2: http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/spanish/pubs/type1and2/index.htm

Native American Diabetes Project

http://www.laplaza.org/health/dwc/nadp/

Diabetes Control

Find A Diabetes Educator: http://www.diabeteseducator.org/DiabetesEducation/Find.html 

National Diabetes Education Program's Control Resources: http://www.yourdiabetesinfo.org

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse: http://www.diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/about/index.htm

Diabetes Self Management Resources:

Diabetes Self Management Magazine/Newsletter: http://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Online Education

To learn more about Diabetes in English or Spanish, visit: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/diabetesintroduc tion.html

Diabetes Prevention

Are you at risk for Diabetes? http://www.diabetes.org/risk-test.jsp (English) and http://www.diabetes.org/enespanol/test_diabetes.jsp (Spanish)

Directory of Diabetes Organizations

http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/resources/organizations.htm

Financial Help

Family Access to Medical Insurance Security: http://www.famis.org/

Financial Help for the Underserved: http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/dm/pubs/financialhelp/

Patient Assistance Programs:

Assistance with cost of diabetes medications/supplies: http://www.needymeds.org/

Partnership for Prescription Assistance: http://www.pparx.org/

Prescriptions for West Virginians who are uninsured or underinsured: http://wvrx.org/

Medicare and Medicaid: http://www.medicare.gov/navigation/medicare-basics/medical-and-drug-costs.aspx

Patient Advocate Foundation: http://www.copays.org/resources/diabetes.php

Flu Materials

CDC Diabetes and Flu/Pneumococcal Campaign: http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/projects/cdc-flu.htm

General Diabetes Sites

American Diabetes Association (ADA): http://www.diabetes.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/index.htm

National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP): http://www.ndep.nih.gov/

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD): http://www.niddk.nih.gov/

Chronic Kidney Disease

National Kidney Disease Education Program: http://www.nkdep.nih.gov/

Legislation/ Advocacy

American Association of Diabetes Educator's Campaigns: http://www.diabeteseducator.org/Advocacy/index.shtml

Healthy Living

BMI Calculator: http://nhlbisupport.com/bmi/bmicalc.htm

Menu Planner: http://hin.nhlbi.nih.gov/menuplanner/menu.cgi

Recipes and Meal Planners: http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/MealPlanner/index.htm

National Walking Programs: http://www.win.niddk.nih.gov/publications/walking.htm

Weight Control Information Network: http://win.niddk.nih.gov/index.htm

Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association: www.diabetes-exercise.org/

Professional Resources

American Diabetes Association's Health Care Professional Site: http://www.diabetes.org/for-health-professionals-and-scientists/professionals.jsp

2010 American Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Recommendations: http://professional.diabetes.org/CPR_search.aspx

 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( Data to Action )www.cdc.gov/program/data/index.htm

Continuing Education Opportunities: http://www.aadenet.org/ContinuingEducationCE/index.shtml

Guide to Community Prevention Services: http://www.thecommunityguide.org

National Diabetes Education Program's Resources for Health, Education and Business Professionals: http://www.ndep.nih.gov/resources/resources.htm

News and Information for Medical Professionals: http://www.diabetesincontrol.com/index.php

Information, Resources and Tools for Health Care Professionals: http://www.betterdiabetescare.nih.gov/

National Diabetes Education Initiative: http://www.ndei.org/

Research

Clinical Trials (NIH site): http://www.clinicaltrials.gov/

Women

Gestational Diabetes: http://www.nichd.nih.gov/publications/pubs_details.cfm?from=&pubs_id=113 and  http://www.nichd.nih.gov/publications/pubs_details.cfm?from=&pubs_id=297

Initiatives on Diabetes & Women's Health by CDC: http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/projects/women.htm

Women's Health Research: http://www.nichd.nih.gov/about/womenhealth/women_health.cfm

 

American Diabetes Association 2013 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes (Executive Summary):

http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/36/Supplement_1/S4.full.pdf+html

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