Promoting better health for Durham adults living with type 2 diabetes.

Are You at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes?

Take a quick test here to find out if you are at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes. This information can help you get the care you need to live a longer, healthier life!


Sign Up for Durham Diabetes Connection!

Durham Diabetes Connection is a monthly eNewsletter that creates awareness about diabetes prevention and management in Durham County.  Learn about events, tips, recipes, and more!  Click HERE to add yourself to the list.


Grant Funding Opportunity - Deadline:  July 31, 2015

The Durham Diabetes Coalition (DDC) is proud to announce an opportunity for community mini-grants with awards up to $2,500.00!  

The mission of the DDC is to identify individuals living with type 2 diabetes and provide educaiton and assistance with effectively managing their diabetes, in order to cut down on death and injury related to diabetes.  Organizations applying for this grant must reflect the mission of the DDC and be designed to prevent, guide, or motivate people living with diabetes or at-risk for diabetes to live healthier and prevent the disabling complications or death from diabetes.

For more information about this funding opportunity or a copy of the application, click HERE!

In preparation for the upcoming cycles of mini-grants, pre-application webinars will be offered periodically.  This webinar will provide important information and answer questions about upcoming funding cycles.

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 10AM

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 4PM

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6PM


Episode 12 of Living Healthy Now Available

Episode 12 of "Living Healthy" features the East Durham Children's Initiative, how to avoid injury while physically active, carbohydrate counting, the dangers of smoking, and diabetes myths.  One resident also shares her story of living with type 2 diabetes.

Watch Episode 12 here!


Durham Diabetes Coalition Interest Survey

We want to know what types of information and services that you and your community need. Please take this short survey to let us know what types of diabetes programs and activities interest you. Thank you for your feedback!