The Trelawny Diabetes Management Project is a non-profit organization aimed at providing a comprehensive wellness environment to address the education, prevention and management of type 2 diabetes in the Trelawny communities of Jamaica. The project site is temporarily located in the Wakefield Baptist Church and includes the communities of Wakefield, Bunkers Hill and Deeside.
TDMP seeks to increase the understanding of type 2 diabetes through primary schools, adult education, community outreach, support groups, and small group meetings.
TDMP provides information on healthier lifestyles aimed at prevention of diabetes. Prevention strategies include culture, lifestyle, and diet relevant to the Jamaican community.
TDMP provides information on diabetes prevention, diabetic care, lifestyle recommendations, and wellness strategies. TDMP also assists in directing diabetic individuals towards proper medical care.