Diabetes Resources for Johnson County

Information and support services for persons with diabetes.

Find out about the benefits of working with a diabetes educator and use their interactive locator tool to find a diabetes educator in your community.
Find a listing of events and activities in your area or participate in online message boards with others coping with diabetes. This site is also available in Spanish.
200 Hawkins Dr., Iowa City, IA 52242 · Map »
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
500 E. Market St., Iowa City, IA 52245 · Map »
1-877-MERCYIC (637-2942)
Affiliated with Mercy Hospital
321 E. 12th St., Des Moines, IA 50319 · Map »
515-281-7689 or 866-227-9878 (toll-free)
This advocacy group works to improve the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney and bladder conditions. They work to increase the availability of transplants and also to fund prevention and treatment efforts.
The American Diabetes Association has several message boards for adults with Type I diabetes, Type II diabetes, the recently diagnosed, persons using an insulin pump, etc. There is also a Spanish language group.
Please Note: Iowa City Hospice does not specifically endorse the activities of these organizations, but offers their information as a sample of the kinds of materials and services that are available.