Diabetes Prevention Program

August 12, 2022

Debora Rippel, a Senior Public Health Educator in the Health Services Unit, will be conducting an upcoming Diabetes Prevention Program at Riverhead Free Library starting on Friday, August 12th at 3:00 PM. This year-long program is aimed at helping those who are at risk for developing Type-2 diabetes; already have pre-diabetes, family history, overweight/obese, or have a co-morbidity such as hypertension.  It is not for people already diagnosed with type 1 or 2 diabetes.

Course Location: Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court Street, Riverhead

Core Session Dates: August 12, 19, 26 September 2, 9, 23, 30 

October 7, 14, 21, 28 November 4, 18 December 2, 9, 16

Post Core Session Dates: January 6, 20 February 3, 17 March 10, April 14, 

May 12, June 9, July 14 and August 11

Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM

To Register Contact: Debora Rippel at 631-853-2928 or Debora.rippel@suffolkcountyny.gov