Support Groups - Local to Long Island,NY
Support groups are a valuable resource when you consider that there is, at this time, no cure for diabetes. These groups provide educational information and community support for individuals and family members living daily with this disease. The following reference sources are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement for any of the listed programs.
Each of the listed sites provide a list of educational and supportive programs with all necessary contact information throughout Long Island, NY. As a result there will be repetitions or overlapping from one site to the next.
Longislanddiabetes.org – provides a list of 11 groups
Jdrf.org – under long island resources – list 3 groups dedicated to children
Diabetes.org – ADA – Greater NY Support Groups/Long Island list 19 groups
NorthshoreLIJ.com – Diabetes Classes/Support groups – 2 groups listed
From time to time BDF will list additional local community programs along with contact info.