DECA Mission Statement: The Diabetes Education and Camping Association promotes communication, provides education, shares resources and serves as a worldwide voice to advance diabetes camping programs that meet the diverse needs of all individuals and families.
DiabetesCare.net kindly presented an interview in their publication with DECA’s Executive Director Terry Ackley, who shed some light on the important work being done at the Diabetes Education and Camping Association.Will you view the article and then forward it to friends who have an interest in helping children with diabetes, and to families of children with diabetes please?The interview is available HERE, until March 16th. The interview was also pasted on the DiabetesCare Pro Facebook page, Twitter, and Linked-In accounts:
After March 16th the article can be viewed at www.diabetescare.net, under their Archives page. (If you go to the Provider home page—just click on the orange Provider button at the top of the page--and look at the bottom of the Up Close story, there is a “View Archive” button.)DiabetesCare.net is a not-for-profit website dedicated to serving as an informational resource for both people with diabetes as well as the medical providers who care for them. Not only do they offer free self-management tools, educational videos, and diabetes-friendly recipes, but they also provide information on the latest in diabetes research news, treatment trends, and feature interviews with important people and organizations within the diabetes industry.
Kathy LatimerDiabetes Education and Camping Association