Diabetes & You

Diabetes & You is a free, health fair designed to help you improve your quality of life.

During the health fair you'll learn tools to help you take the guesswork out of managing your condition. The evening consists of:

  • Four 20-minute presentations brimming with self-management tips to help you learn about your heart health, how to make smart food choices, and how to maintain normal blood sugar numbers.
  • Opportunities to win prizes.
  • Diabetes-friendly displays.
  • A snack of fruits and vegetables.

Once you learn these essentials you will be armed with the tools to manage your diabetes, avoid complications and live better. You'll be on the road to healthier, happier days.

The evening is designed to empower you to make better choices. You may attend one or all of the following presentations:


Date Location Presenters Registration links
Sept. 25 Ellsworth
ECMC Administration Building
(Century Building)
1706 Aylward
Ellsworth, KS 67439
Jamie Rathbun, district director, and
Pat Allen, RN, MSN
Registration closed
Sept. 30 Sabetha
North Ridge Church
316 Lincoln
Sabetha, KS 66534
Cindy Williams, district agent, FNP, and
Lori Menold, RN, CDE
Registration closed
Oct. 9 Pratt
Pratt Community College
348 NE SR 61
Pratt, KS 67124
Jodi Drake, extension agent, and
Kathy Smith, ARNP, CDE
Registration closed
Oct. 14 Colby
Colby Community College
Student Union
1255 S Range
Colby, KS 67701
Diann Gerstner, extension agent, and
Diane Sis, RN, CDE
Registration closed