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Diabetes Resources


Lions Clubs International has developed a wide array of club and community resources for Lions who want to get involved with diabetes projects. All diabetes publications can be downloaded from the website or ordered from Health and Children’s Services Department for a nominal cost. See the diabetes materials order form for details.

Program Brochure

The Diabetes Awareness and Action program brochure is an informational handout for Lions that encourages them to join the fight against diabetes. It provides a brief overview of diabetes and various ways Lions can help make a difference in their communities. It is an ideal handout at club or district meetings and Lions conventions.

25 Project ideas for Diabetes Awareness and Action

This popular two-sided handout can be distributed at Lions meetings and conventions and contains ideas for projects that serve both children and adults.

Diabetes Webinars

Visit the Service Activities Webinars page to accesss webinars on diabetes and other service activities, including:

  • Lions, Get Ready for World Diabetes Day
  • How To Get Involved in Your Local Diabetes Camp
  • Lions, Let's Get Ready for Diabetes Alert Day

For Community Education

Numerous materials and resources are available to Lions for community distribution. All can be downloaded and locally printed or ordered for a nominal cost.
(NOTE: LCI requires a minimum of ten(10) business days for printed material orders.)

  • Two attractive, colorful bookmarks:
    Diabetes Bookmark (iad486A) –  Information theme
    Diabetes Bookmark (iad486B) –  “Help Someone” theme
  • Lions Eye Health Program (LEHP)
    The Lions Eye Health Program (LEHP), a community based education program, provides you with co-branded materials perfect for use at your community health fairs, screenings, Strides Events and more.
  • Publications: co-branded with the LCI partners (USA)
    Healthy Vision Starts with a Dilated Eye Exam (iad448)
    It’s Not Too Late to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes (iad312) Newly Revised
    Taking Care of Your Diabetes Means Taking Care of Your Heart (iad325) New
    Tips to Help You Stay Healthy (iad311)
    Tip Sheet:  Be Sweet to Your Feet (iad321)
    Tips for Teens: Be Active (iad309) Newly Revised
    Tips for Teens: What is Diabetes (iad313)
    Tips for Teens: Stay at a Healthy Weight (iad310)
    Tips for Teens: Dealing With the Ups & Downs of Diabetes (iad308)
    Tips for Kids: How to Lower Your Risk for Type 2 Diabetes (iad326) New
    Print Service Announcement: Eat a Small Meal, Lucille (iad327) New
    Print Service Announcement: Two Reasons I Find Time to Prevent Diabetes (iad328) New
    Print Service Announcement: It's Not Too Late to Prevent Diabetes (iad329) New
  • DVDs co-branded with professional diabetes organizations.
    See suggested tips for hosting a presentation in your community.
    Use the Diabetes Materials Order Form to order these and other resources.

    "Diabetic Retinopathy," English (iad521)

    "Type 1 Diabetes: Caring with Confidence," English (iad520)
         This DVD contains two bonus videos in English and Spanish: 
                Protect Your Vision: The Dilated Eye Exam
                The Links to Chronic Kidney Disease: Diabetes, High Blood Pressure and Family History

More Information and Resources

The IDF Country Diabetes Association Links (iad 487) provides information about locating the diabetes association in your country. Additional materials and resources are available from LCI diabetes partners. Or, contact the Health and Children’s Services Department at

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