Diabetes Resource Guide

American Diabetes Association
Washington State Chapter
557 Roy St
Lower Level
Seattle, WA 98109
1.888.DIABETES
206.282.4616

Juvenile Diabetes Foundation-Northwest Chapter
1215 4th Avenue Suite 1400
Seattle, WA  98161
206.838.5153

New York Online Access to Health (NOAH), in English and Spanish.

Alternative therapies through diet (rather than medication)

Washington Association of Diabetes Educators.

A comprehensive list of diabetes education programs and support groups. Adult Support Group takes place the first Wednesday of the month from 7:30 to 8:30 am. Call 206.215.2440.Teen Support Group, held at Children's Hospital in Seattle. This class is led by Gillian Levine/American Diabetes Association Youth Program Director. To learn more, email glevine@diabetes.org or phone 206.282.4616, ext. 7207.

Cultural Resources

African Americans

American Diabetes Association for African Americans with diabetes

Center for MultiCultural Health
105 14th Ave, Ste 2C
Seattle, WA
206.461.6910, ext. 218

Country Doctor Community Health Centers
at Carolyn Downs Family Medical Center
2101 E Yesler
Seattle, WA
206.299.1900, ext. 432

Asian/Pacific Islander Americans

Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations for Asians with diabetes

International Community Health Services
Program Coordinator: Melissa Ponder, 206.461.3617, ext. 2248
Chinese Community Educator: May Lo, 206.918.1013
Korean Community Educator: Nicole Lee, 206.918.3941
Vietnamese Community Educator: Peter Quenguyen, 206.615.8815

National Diabetes Education Program  

Hispanic/Latinos
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
1040 S Henderson St
Seattle, WA
206.764.4700, ext. 6303

Native Americans

Seattle Indian Health Board
606 12th Ave S
Seattle, WA
Contact: Dawn Giberson, Diabetes Coordinator, 206.324.2646

Washington State Department of Public Health
Diabetes Prevention & Control Program
7211 Cleanwater Lane
Olympia, WA 98504
253.395.6758

Center for Children with Special Needs