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Healthy Living: Diabetes Resources1

Linda B. Bobroff and Paulina Wittkowsky2

For information on diabetes, or to be referred to a diabetes-health professional and/or a dietitian in your area, contact any of the following sources.

American Diabetes Association

1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383)

Attn: National Call Center
1701 N. Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311
http://www.diabetes.org

Florida Offices of the American Diabetes Association

To contact your local American Diabetes Association, call toll-free 1-888-DIABETES.

Jacksonville – North Florida

904-730-7200
8384 Baymeadows Rd., Suite 10
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Miami – South Florida

305-477-8999
8405 NW 53rd St., Suite A-101
Miami, FL 33166

Maitland – Central Florida

407-660-1926
1101 N. Lake Destiny Rd., Suite 415
Maitland, FL 32751

Florida Department of Elder Affairs

1-800-96ELDER (1-800-963-5337)

Area Agencies on Aging

You can find the number for your area office in the white pages of the phone book.

County Extension Offices

You can find the number for your local Extension office in the blue pages of the phone book under Cooperative Extension Service. In Florida, locate your county Extension office on the Internet at http://www.solutionsforyourlife.ufl.edu/map.

The American Dietetic Association

Contact the nutrition information line at 1-800-366-1655 or request information by mail:

120 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995

Footnotes

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This document is FCS8576, one of a series of the Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences; Florida Cooperative Extension Service; Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences; University of Florida; Gainesville 32611. First published: March 2000. Revised: February 2006, November 2010. Visit the EDIS website at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/.

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Linda B. Bobroff, PhD, RD, LD/N, professor, Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences; Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences; University of Florida; Gainesville 32611. Leaflet design by Paulina Wittkowsky, MS, RD, formerly with the Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida.


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U.S. Department of Agriculture, UF/IFAS Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A & M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating. Nick T. Place, dean for UF/IFAS Extension.