Special Needs: Health: Diabetes

All Counties

National Diabetic Youth Foundation; serving all upper CA counties. Focuses on quality of life for children, teens & families affected by diabetes. Bearskin Meadow Summer Camps for youth, teens & families, bi-annual Mt. Whitney program for teens, & more. http://www.dyf.org. (925) 680-4994.

Butte County

Children’s Type 1 Diabetes Social Group; Chico. A fun time for children w/Type 1 Diabetes & their families. New teen group forming. http://www.facebook.com/Chicochildrenwithtype1. (530) 893-3998. Diabetes Education Services, Enloe Medical Center; Chico. By physician referral. http://www.enloe.org. (530) 332-6840.

Shasta County

Children’s Type I Diabetes Support Group; Redding. For children w/Type 1 Diabetes & their families. http://www.ncdiabetesgroup.org. (530) 275-2708.

Diabetes Care Center; Redding. Shasta Regional Medical Center. 1100 Butte St. (530) 247-1757.

Living Well With Diabetes Classes; Redding. For anyone of any age with Type1 or Type2 diabetes, their families & caregivers. Free. (530) 225-7779 or (888) 628-1948.

Tehama County

St. Elizabeth Hospital Diabetic Education & Support Programs; Red Bluff. Classes & support group, for persons with any type of diabetes. http://redbluff.mercy.org. (530) 529-8026 or (888) 628-1948.

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North State Parent is a free monthly publication that circulates within five California counties: Butte, Glenn, Shasta, Southern Siskiyou and Tehama. Our pages are filled with family-oriented places to go, services and products geared for women and things to do; a focus on parenting, community, health, education, teens, youth, and much more.