If you are from one of the South Asian countries and you do not have diabetes, this program is for you:

  • Come learn why South Asians may be at higher risk of developing diabetes and get your risk for developing diabetes assessed.
  • Meet others and engage in various activities and conversations.
  • Set realistic goals and learn how to prevent Diabetes.
Note. Language support is available upon request.

This program is designed for South Asian populations in Toronto not living with Type-2 Diabetes.

Upcoming Programs:

1. Every Wednesday in February at 11:00 am to 1:00 pm:

  • February 7: Diabetes Awareness and Risk Assessment
  • February 14: Healthy Eating
  • February 21: Coping with Stress
  • February 28: Physical Activity and Goal Setting

Settlement Assistance & Family Support Services (SAFSS)
1200 Markham Rd, Suite 214, Scarborough, ON, M1H 3C3


2. Every Thursday for four weeks at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm:

  • March 28: Diabetes Awareness and Risk Assessment
  • April 4: Coping with Stress
  • April 18: Physical Activity and Goal Setting
  • April 25: Healthy Eating

Working Women Community Centre – Victoria Park Hub
1527 Victoria Park Ave, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON M1L 2T3

For more information, please contact:

Masooma Jafari


Phone: 437-522-4042

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