Print Page | Contact Us | Sign In | Join Online Now
Idaho Prevents Diabetes Gathering (sponsored by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare)
Map this EventMap this Event Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
Idaho Prevents Diabetes Gathering (sponsored by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare)

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is hosting a meeting to celebrate the release of the “Idaho Prevents Diabetes State Action Plan” in Boise, Idaho on September 12, 2018. This State Action Plan is the result of a year-long, state-wide collaboration focused on reducing the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Idaho. Be a part of the Action Plan reveal, and hear from local and national leaders in diabetes prevention on best practices and ways to get connected.

 Export to Your Calendar 9/12/2018
When: 9/12/2018
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Map this event »
Courtyard by Marriott Boise West/Meridian
1789 S. Eagle Road
Meridian, Idaho  83642
United States
Contact: Kelsey Hofacer
208-334-0648

« Go to Upcoming Event List  

What: Idaho Prevents Diabetes Gathering - Release of State Action Plan
When: September 12, 2018, 10am-4:30pm
Where: Courtyard by Marriott Boise West/Meridian
             1789 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642

Prior to the State Action Plan release, the Idaho Suicide Prevention Program will be providing Gatekeeper training to address the following topics:

  • The suicidal mind and why people die by suicide
  • What is true and false about suicide
  • Idaho suicide statistics
  • Suicide warning signs
  • Getting those at risk to help
  • How to instill hope and increase protective factors
  • Helping survivors of suicide loss
  • The importance of safety and proper messaging

What: Idaho Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training
When: September 12, 2018, 7:30am-9:30am
Where: Courtyard by Marriott Boise West/Meridian
             1789 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642

Agenda, registration, travel assistance information, and additional details will follow. If you have any questions, please contact Kelsey Hofacer, Health Program Manager kelsey.hofacer@dhw.idaho.gov or 208-334-0648.