Are you a person with Medicare living with diabetes or know someone who is? Paterson Public Library has partnered with Quality Insights Quality Innovation Network and will be offering free six-week diabetes self-management workshops as part of the Everyone with Diabetes Counts (EDC) program. The free evidence-based workshops developed at Stanford University cover a variety of topics including preventing complications, setting goals, the importance of healthy eating and portion control, exercise, medication management, communicating with healthcare providers, dealing with stress and depression, and much more.

The workshops will be taking place at Paterson Public Library at 250 Broadway in Paterson, NJ 07501. Workshops are on Mondays from August 8, 2016 to September 19, 2016, from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. For more information or to register, call Jarmaine Williams at (732) 955-8168. All attendees must register by the second workshop session.