For HLWD Leaders & Coordinators

Michelle Comeau

Hi!  I'm Michelle Comeau and I'm a Healthy Living with Diabetes Master Trainer at the Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging. 


If you're interested in becoming a HLWD program leader, bringing a HLWD workshop to your community, or just have questions about the program, please at or 262-305-5948









Thank you for committing your expertise, talents, and time to the Healthy Living with Diabetes program. Because of your extraordinary efforts, we will reach many older people with diabetes in Wisconsin providing them with the tools and resources to better manage their health.  We have created tools (see categories on the left) to help you initiate, promote, lead, and evaluate a Healthy Living with Diabetes workshop in your community.


This site is a resource to help you facilitate workshops and connect to the most up-to-date information. Along the left-hand side of the page is categories with different tools and documents to help you have a successful workshop. We update and change forms periodically therefore please use this site as your main resource before each workshop.


Planning Your Workshop – helpful forms to prepare Leaders to lead, forms to register people, and handouts needed to facilitate a workshop. 

Marketing & Outreach – sample promotional materials, presentations, and articles to connect to your community. 
Data Collection and Fidelity – instructions and surveys used in the workshops 

Program and Organization Information – help understand how the program works and who is involved. Also, there are documents about the rules and guidelines when being a part of this program. 

Volunteer Leader Reimbursement – stipend forms for volunteer Leaders


Also, click here for the basic overview of HLWD


IMPORTANT: If your contact information changes – please use this form to update WIHA. We appreciate knowing the best way to communicate with you