Diabetes SA Pretoria Branch
Diabetes South Africa Pretoria Branch offers the following services:
Diabetes in Youth (DIY)
Wellness days & Blod Glucose screening
Visits to schools
Diabetes awareness events
Denim for diabetes
Telephonic assistance and support
Facebook – Diabetes South Africa and DIY (Diabetes in the Youth)
Facebook – My Sweet Diabetes On Line Support Group
Facebook – Diabetes SA Pretoria
Pretoria Branch Website
Distribution of diabetes information
DIABETES FOCUS ON-LINE MAGAZINE
A very big thank you to Marlene Blignaut for assisting us and making this site possible. We appreciate it so much
COMPANIES SUPPORTING DIABETES SA PRETORIA
A very big thank you to these companies who support our branch. We appreciate it so much.
MEET OUR COMMITTEE AND VOLUNTEERS
TALKS ON DIABETES
TALKS ON RADIO
DENIM FOR DIABETES – VISITS TO SCHOOLS AND NURSERY SCHOOLS
PENSIONERS BREAKFAST – SPUR CENTURION – 21 JUNE 2016
DIABETES SA Pretoria held a PENSIONERS ” WOOLIE WARMER WINTER BREAKFAST” at CENTURION MALL SPUR today 21st JUNE ,2016 at 9h00. Everyone enjoyed a delicious Spur breakfast, steaming hot Capaccino/ coffee or tea, 2 short talks on ‘Healthy Winter eating ‘ sponsored by FUTURE LIFE & “Cosy cared for Feet ” sponsored by RECHARGE YOUR FEET which was presented by foot care specialist Helene… plus free samples, goody gift bag & a free glucose test . DISCHEM CENTURION MALL gave two beautiful His & Her product filled Hampers for prizes ! An enjoyable time was had by all whilst learning so much about healthy eating and caring for ones feet ! Thanks to SPUR CENTURION MALL for donating a percentage of the turnover to DSA Pretoria ……
Diabetes South Africa, Pretoria Branch would like to THANK Dischem Centurion Mall for giving us the two beautiful product filled hampers for our “Woolie Warmer Winter pensioners SPUR breakfast. They were amazing and the two people who won them were so pleased. We really appreciate your contribution to our organization. Your support is truly admirable.
We would also like to thank Futurelife as well as Recharge your feet for sponsoring prizes for this event. A big thank you to Helene from Recharge for doing a talk on feet and foot care. It was very interesting and we all learnt a lot about taking care of our feet.
MEN’S WELLNESS DAY – ROAD ACCIDENT FUND – 23 JUNE 2016
On Thursday 23rd June DSA Pretoria held a Men’s Wellness Day at the RAF ( Road Accident Fund ) in Menlyn. More than 100 male employees attended a very informative talk on Men’s Sexual Health by Prof Etienne Kok.Everyone enjoyed the talk which was sponsored by Bayer Men’s Health which DSA Pretoria thanks them for with deep appreciation !
BARNYARD FUNDRAISING EVENT – 23 JULY 2016
Diabetes South Africa, Pretoria & Reach for Recovery held a Barnyard fundraiser on Saturday 23rd July,2016 at 13h00 at the Parkview Barnyard, Pretoria … A tribute to Abba & Queen called One Vision was excellent and enjoyed by the many who attended …A fun time was had by all ! DSA would like to Thank its sponsors of prizes given for a lucky draw .. Dischem Centurion Mall, Eatrite, Future Life, Recharge your Feet Shzen & Tupperware ….
DIABETES SA PRETORIA AGM &
CENTURION WELLNESS GROUP – 29 JULY 2017
Had a very successful DSA Pretoria Centurion Diabetes Support / Wellness meeting yesterday Saturday 29th July, 2017 at 14h00 at Lyttelton Library hall , c/n Cantonment & Union rds , Lyttelton, Centurion. The TOPIC was ” Me and my Diabetes – a whole new perspective ” by Sr Annelie Jordaan which was so interesting,interactive and informative . Thanks to Sr Annelie for her time given ! Homemade Soup & wholewheat rolls were served afterwards… Thanks to the Committee ladies who made them …
HATFIELD WELLNESS GROUP – 19 AUGUST 2017
Saturday afternoon 19th August 2017 DSA held a Diabetes Wellness group meeting at CDE Hatfield … The Topic was ” Understanding the need for all the Diabetes tests done … i.e. HBA1c, MAU, Lipogram, Blood tests and ECG ” which CDE Dr Michelle Meyer spoke about . It was a very interesting and Informative talk . Dr Meyer covered all the tests done in a fully comprehensive manner which everyone could relate to ! The meeting was very interactive. We all learnt such a great deal ! Free samples were given by Recharge your feet and pill boxes given by Merck. Refreshments were supplied by Servier ! We Thank Dr Michelle Meyer all our sponsors for their contribution to the meeting which was very successful and enjoyed by all .
HATFIELD WELLNESS GROUP – 1 SEPTEMBER 2017
This is how to celebrate the 1st day of Spring at the CDE Practice in Hatfield ! Low GI muffins, sugar free biscuits and lots of advice for a renewed healthy life ! Full of healthy eating , exercise and positive energy !
CENTURION WELLNESS GROUP – 30 SEPTEMBER 2017
On Saturday 30th September Centurion Diabetes Wellness group had their meeting at Lyttelton Library hall… The topic was Sleep Apnoea & sleep disorders by JD Uys from My Sleep ! The talk was very interesting and interactive and all who attended enjoyed the afternoon ….Thanks to JD from my Sleep… Much appreciated !