Support Groups

Free peer support groups are held on a regular basis for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, to provide them with the opportunity to share their challenges and successes with others like themselves in a comfortable setting.

COVID-19 Notice: For the safety of our community, we are only offering live streaming and virtual classes at this time. More details to follow in the coming days.


T2D Support Group - Offered in Newport Beach and Irvine

Come to the type 2 diabetes support group at the Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center to receive support and encouragement from your peers. Whether you are still adjusting to your diagnosis or have been managing T2D for many years, you are invited to share your successes and talk through challenges with others who understand what it’s like to live with type 2 diabetes.

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T1D Support Group - Offered in Newport Beach and Irvine

Join others living with type 1 diabetes to support, learn from, and encourage each other throughout the seasons of life.

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Gestational Diabetes Support Group - Offered in Newport Beach

Join others living with gestational diabetes to support, learn from, and encourage each other through this special season of life.

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