there are several support groups for people with diabetes with in Leicester City and the County. Groups that are for the Asian community in Leicester and more.
These are a few groups that are run for the Asian community in Leicester City
5 Purcell Road
Tel: 0116 233 0889 (Based at LGH) (Member of the Ethnic Health Research Committee)
The Silver Star Appeal runs a Mobile Diabetes Assessment Unit, which provides free tests for all those who may wish to have one and promotes culturally sensitive healthcare. The Unit travels to local community centres, schools, work places and other organisations.
See website www.silverstaruk.org
The Group meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month. A very friendly and welcoming group if you are interested in coming along.
Josie Mitchell on 01509 503784
The group meets every 2 months in the Dining Room at Loughborough Hospital getting together around 7:00pm - 7.30pm If you are interested in attending
Vanessa Wood on 01509 551140
If you have local support group in your area for diabetes and would like to use this page to tell others, please contact Shehnaz Jamal - website coordinator your with information