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DORSET

ARE YOU AT RISK OF TYPE 2 DIABETES? CHECK YOUR RISK SCORE AND ACCESS FREE TYPE 2 DIABETES PREVENTION SUPPORT HERE IN DORSET EITHER AS PART OF A LOCAL GROUP OR BY YOURSELF THROUGH OUR SIMPLE-TO-USE ONLINE APP!

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KNOW YOUR RISK

Whether it's due to age, genetics or lifestyle, there are tens of thousands of people across Dorset who are currently at high risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes.

 

Take our quick and simple quiz using the button below to calculate your current risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes.

OUR PROGRAMME

We offer two options for taking part in the Healthier You: Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Programme.

1. You can join our coach-led group programme alongside others in your local area who are also reducing their risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes.

2. We offer an online app alternative, so you can complete the programme remotely with digital support from your local health coach.

This is a free, 9-month programme designed to significantly reduce your risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes and more generally improve your health.

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MEET THE TEAM

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MARIA BOLOGNESE
Coach

Maria is a key member of the East Dorset and Purbeck team. With many years’ experience teaching and in clinical nutrition, she helps drive our disease prevention programme by supporting all staff. Maria also heads up new initiatives in the region ensuring our patients and partners receive the best service possible.

Your local Healthier You programme is provided by Living Well Taking Control. The aim of the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme is to help local patients improve their knowledge, ability and confidence whilst offering the support needed to make positive lifestyle choices.