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Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Peer Educator

Want to help your community?

We want you to become a peer educator!

You do not need to be a health care professional to become a peer educator. Training is free and provides you with the opportunity to empower others.

Apply to become a DEEP Peer Educator


Overview—what you need to know:

Candidates for the DSME peer educator training are:

People who:

  • Want to give back to their community
  • Enjoy connecting with people
  • Are interested in improving health of others

People who are willing to:

  • Read and learn the curriculum of Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP)
  • Hold a conversation in a group
  • Stand for a small period of time during the workshop

Other details:

  • Peer educator training takes place over two eight-hour days.
  • Peer educator training is free.
  • The trainee is provided the curriculum and receives training about the facilitation of the workshop.
  • Training dates will be announced soon.

What does a DEEP Workshop look like?

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