Starts 5/4/2024, 09:00 AM
Ends 5/4/2024, 01:00 PM

MCR Health, in partnership with the Florida Podiatric Medical Society, is set to host an event dedicated to promoting diabetic foot care in DeSoto County. On May 4th, 2024, the Turner Agri-Civic Center in Arcadia will serve as the venue for this crucial initiative aimed at providing free diabetic footwear to individuals diagnosed with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes.

Living with diabetes presents numerous challenges, among them the heightened importance of foot care. Recognizing the critical need for proper diabetic foot care, MCR Health and the Florida Podiatric Medical Society have joined forces to address this issue head-on.

The event will distribute free diabetic footwear to eligible individuals who have applied and qualified for the program. To apply for the free footwear, interested individuals must fill out the application form available at Supplies are limited, and applicants must meet the qualifying criteria to receive their free footwear.

The event underscores the commitment of MCR Health and the Florida Podiatric Medical Society to serving the community and improving the lives of individuals affected by diabetes. By providing free diabetic footwear, they aim to empower individuals to take proactive steps towards managing their condition and ensuring their long-term health and well-being.

Event Details:

Date: May 4th, 2024

Time: 9am – 1pm

Location: Turner Agri-Civic Center, 2250 NE Roan St., Arcadia, Florida 34266

Application Link: