Northwest Detroit

VeggiesDetroit- Community Against Diabetes

Detroit – Community Against Diabetes (DCAD)  partners created a mission statement: “To promote health equity in Detroit through policy-making, environmental changes, community awareness, and action by developing resources through strategic collaboration,” and their vision for the future is reflected in their vision statement: Health, Equity, Access, Learning, and Empowerment in Detroit (HEALED).

Bike Ride in DetroitJoin DCAD for a community bike ride every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month! The group meets at Stopel Park (Outer Drive and Evergreen Road) at 9:00am. The entire route is about 8 miles long and takes about 1 hour. Riders of all ages and riding abilities are welcome to participate. If you have question, please contact Vicki Fleming at 313-259-1574 or vfleming@nkfm.org.

 

Resources:

View a map of Diabetes Resources in NW Detroit

Detroit – Community Against Diabetes Facebook page

National Diabetes Education Program

Centers for Disease Control

 

For more information contact:
Charlene Cole, ccole@nkfm.org, 734-222-9800