DPP Lifestyle Coach Network Newsletter

December 2020
American Diabetes Month #ADM:
Recap and Resources

Food Demos with Healthy Substitutions!

Creative geniuses came together for a yummy fall dish. Full of healthy substitutions, this recipe (and their substitution recommendations) is a great resource to share with your DPP participants. Watch here.
Increasing Physical Activity

You preach how important physical activity is to your DPP participants! We all know how important it is for weight loss as well as mental health. Take a mental break for yourself and go along with this 30 minute workout that ADA posted during #ADM.
DPP Lifestyle Coach Webinar
Did you miss it?
Thanks for all who attended our FREE webinar on December 1, 2020. These webinars happen quarterly so look out for our next webinar in Spring 2021. Here's what you missed:
DPP Funding Opportunity
Scaling the National Diabetes Prevention Program in Underserved Areas
The American Diabetes Association’s Diabetes Prevention Team is looking for a new affiliate site to join their effort to expand the Diabetes Prevention Program in underserved areas. This effort is supported by a 1705 cooperative agreement funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The new affiliate site should be able to demonstrate their desire and willingness to develop a lifestyle change program that targets an under-enrolled population, such as the Hispanic/Latino population, men or Medicare eligible individuals.
Application Due December 23, 2020
DiabetesFreeNC Resources
FREE Lifestyle Coach Guides
The DPP Lifestyle Coach Guide: Innovative Strategies for North Carolina Diabetes Prevention Programs is a best-practice guide for CDC-recognized Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coaches and Program Coordinators.

View an electronic copy here.
Start Receiving Referrals from the DPP Navigator
Learn more about the DPP Navigator and how you can start receiving referrals to your program in this webinar.
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