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    Texas Diabetes Program - Council
    MC 1965
    PO Box 149347 Austin, Texas 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, TX 78756

    Phone: (512) 458-7490
    Fax: (512) 458-7408

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Community Diabetes Education Program Sites


Texas Diabetes Council The Texas Diabetes Prevention and Control Program contracts with the organizations below. The purpose of these programs is to:

  • Increase opportunities for physical activity and better nutrition
  • Increase access to ADA-recognized and/or AADE-accredited diabetes self-management education and support
  • Improve the capacity of a Community Diabetes Education Program (CDEP) advisory board to design, implement, and engage in program quality improvement of diabetes interventions
  • Increase public and provider knowledge of the symptoms, risk factors and target goals of diabetes, prediabetes and gestational diabetes, and the importance of physical activity and healthy eating in preventing, delaying, or managing diabetes and it’s complications
  • Increase health care provider, payer, and patient knowledge and use of the Texas Diabetes Council’s Tool Kit

All of these Community Diabetes Education Programs, found in both rural and urban settings, target racial and ethnic minorities that have disproportionate rates of diabetes and have limited access to health services.

Community Diabetes Education Program Sites
Community Diabetes Education Program Sites

El Paso | Houston | TylerWichita Falls


El Paso Diabetes Association
3641 Mattox Street
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone:  (915) 532-6280
Website:  http://www.epdiabetes.org

Houston Health Department
8000 N. Stadium Drive, 8th Floor
Houston, TX 77054
Phone: (832) 393-4944
Website:  http://www.houstontx.gov/health

Northeast Texas Public Health District
315 North Broadway #404
Tyler, TX 75702
Phone:  (903) 535-0036
Website:  http://www.healthyeasttx.org

Wichita Falls - Wichita County Public Health District
1700 Third Street
Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Phone:  (940) 761-7805
Website:  http://www.wichitafallstx.gov/index.aspx?NID=55


Last updated November 10, 2015