Diabetes Support Group Chester CountyMonthly meeting for individuals with diabetes and their family members. The focus of the meeting is ongoing support, sharing of day-to-day experiences and updates in diabetes management.

Meetings are held in the Wellness Classroom at 600 East Marshall Street, Suite 302 (across the street from Chester County Hospital) unless noted.

Hours: 7 - 8:30 p.m. (unless noted)

Fee: FREE (unless noted)
Registration: No registration is required (unless noted)


Sessions and Topics for Winter/Spring 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017
  • Topic: Slow and Steady: Succeeding at Weight Loss
  • Speaker: Kim Knipe, MBA, RD, LDN; Coordinator Community Nutrition at Chester County Hospital

Thursday, February 16, 2017
  • Topic: Introduction to Homeopathy
  • Speaker: John Marshall, Medical Consultant; Boiron

Thursday, March 16, 2017
  • Topic: Diabetes Foot Care & Neuropathy
  • Speaker: Dr. Erin Dutvoelgyi; Professional Podiatry LLC in Kennett Square, PA

Thursday, April 20, 2017
  • Topic: Get Ready, Get Set, Go: Traveling with Diabetes
  • Speaker: Linda Weinberg, RN, MSN, CDE; Chester County Hospital

Thursday, May 18, 2017
  • Topic: The Mind-Body Connection: NET (Neuro Emotional Technique)
  • Speaker: Christine Hannafin, PhD; Licensed Professional Counselor Specializing in Holistic Methods

Thursday, June 15, 2017

  • Topic: Jump Start Your Exercise Routine
  • Speaker: Megan Valeski, Health & Fitness Specialist; ACAC Fitness Center, West Chester, PA


Wellness Classroom
(Across the street from Chester County Hospital)
600 East Marshall St Building, Suite 302
West Chester, PA 19380

Phone: 610.738.2835 No registration is required (unless noted).
Email: diabetes@uphs.upenn.edu
Hours: 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Fee: Free (unless noted)
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