Diabetes Fit

Exercise and healthy eating for better health

  • Diabetes Fit provides customized exercise instruction and education by certified YMCA instructors
  • For individuals at risk of diabetes or managing diabetes
  • Learn how to start and maintain a safe exercise program and the basics of healthy eating
  • Learn how to set action plans that will help you reach your goals
  • Join others in a small, supportive group setting

Diabetes Fit meets twice a week in 1-hour sessions for a total of 12 weeks.  Exercise is based on personal fitness levels and individual goals. 

To register for this program, please contact Crystal Hughes or call, 519-623-9622                            

Tuesdays & Thursdays    1:00-2:00 pm  OR  7:15-8:15 pm    Febuary 25, 2019 - May 15, 2019

Mondays & Wednesdays 9:00-10:00 am    Feburary 26, 2019 - May 16, 2019

Program Cost: Free for YMCA members. Non-members pay subsidized fee of $105 + HST. This includes a YMCA membership for the duration of the program. 

**Seniors 65+ years can participate in wellness programs for FREE at the Chaplin Family YMCA, between September – December, 2018.**

Funded by

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This program is also offered at the A.R. Kaufman Family YMCA (Kitchener) and Stork Family YMCA (Waterloo)

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Learn how one of our wellness program participants changed his life, and decided to give back to help others do the same.