Online Registration for Fairfax County's Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) and Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) Workshop Series — Free





Fairfax County's Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) and
Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) Workshop Series


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This free six-week workshop will help you:
  • Manage frustration, fatigue, pain, and isolation
  • Use medication properly
  • Communicate effectively with family, friends and health care providers
  • Make informed treatment decisions
  • Adopt appropriate exercise and nutrition goals

Who should attend?
  • Adults with chronic illness
  • Friends, relatives, or caregivers of a person with chronic illness
  • Chronic illness can include arthritis, heart problems, asthma
         and other respiratory conditions, diabetes, and high blood pressure

What to expect at the workshop?
  • 8-12 participants with a wide range of chronic health issues
  • Workshops led by two trained leaders who have chronic illness
  • The opportunity to give and receive support
  • A copy of "Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions"



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11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Take Control of Your Health and Your Happiness
Fairfax County's Chronic Disease Self-Management Program Workshop Series
(Sessions are held for 6 weeks every
Wednesday from June 20-August 1, 2018
from 11:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m.)

Don't let ongoing health problems stop you from living the life you enjoy. Fairfax County’s "You Can! Live Well, Virginia!" is offering a FREE six-week group interactive workshop series for individuals who are frustrated by their ongoing health conditions, and for caregivers who are dealing with caregiver stress. Learn and share positive strategies to better manage overall health, increase self-confidence and improve the skills you need to take control of your health and improve your overall happiness! Space is limited, and preregistration is required. For more information, please call 703-324-7721, TTY 711, or email Dianne.Duke@FairfaxCounty.gov.



Sully Senior Center
14426 Albermarle Point Place
Chantilly, VA 20151

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10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Take Control of Your Health and Your Happiness
Fairfax County's Diabetes Self-Management Program Workshop Series
(Sessions are held for 6 weeks every
Thursday from July 12-August 16, 2018.)

Fairfax County's Diabetes Self-Management Program is a free 6-week group interactive workshop series for individuals concerned or frustrated by living with prediabetes or diabetes lifestyle changes. Learn and share positive strategies to better manage overall health, increase self-confidence and improve the skills you need to take control of your health! Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Caregivers welcome! For more information, please call 703-324-7721, TTY 711, or email Dianne.Duke@FairfaxCounty.gov.



Lorton Senior Center
7722 Gunston Plaza
Lorton, VA 22079

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ElderLink
Fairfax Area Agency on Aging
Fairfax County Department of Family Services
12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 708
Fairfax, Virginia 22035-1104


Aging Information Specialists: 703-324-7948
Toll-Free: 1-866-503-0217
TTY: 711 | Fax: 703-449-8689
E-mail: Fairfax Area Agency on Aging
Web site: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/familyservices/older-adults



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**Weather Policy - If Fairfax County Government is closed
on the day of your workshop, your workshop will be cancelled.