Diabetes Education

Diabetes Support

Saint Joseph Diabetes Education Center

The Saint Joseph Diabetes Education Center offers a full range of personalized services designed to give those with diabetes the knowledge and confidence they need to manage their disease on a day-to-day basis.

Our program is led by an interdisciplinary team of medical professionals and offered at our Mishawaka and Plymouth Medical Centers. Understanding all you can about diabetes is the key to gaining control and feeling better. Let our team help you learn about self-management. We can help you live an active, healthy lifestyle.


  • Group diabetes education classes
  • Individual education
  • Diabetes and pregnancy class


Taking Charge of Your Diabetes is a class designed to provide complete education and self-management skills. It is recommended for individuals newly diagnosed with diabetes, those not previously educated in diabetes care, or potential pump candidates. The fee for this class is covered by most insurance and Medicare.

Class topics

  • What is diabetes
  • Self-monitoring of blood glucose
  • Role of exercise
  • Medications
  • Sick-day management
  • Meal planning & daily dining challenges
  • How to avoid complications

To register call 574.335.2372 
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Mishawaka Medical Center 
5215 Holy Cross Pkwy. 
Mishawaka, IN 46545

Plymouth Medical Center 
1915 Lake Ave. 
Plymouth, IN 46563