The 6th Annual Diabetes Awareness Dinner was a successful evening hosted by the Lower Sioux Diabetes Program on November 20th, 2014. A special thank you to the informative presentation by Endocrinologist; and Leech Lake tribal member, Dr. Tiffany Beckman, and honored guest, Olympic Gold Medalist, Billy Mills.
We wanted to share with you how we spent our money from SMSC. Solar Panels There are now solar panels on the roof of the recreation building! This was made possible from a $151,400 grant Lower Sioux received from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC). With the installation of these panels we will now be […]
Promoting Maternal and Early Child Health The Family Spirit Home Visiting Program Aims to: Prepare for labor and delivery Learn how your baby develops Strengthen family relationships Address challenges with support Achieve personal goals Families that would like to sign up for the home visiting program will receive incentives such as baby care items and home safety supplies […]
Why count carbohydrates? Carbohydrates are foods that turn into blood glucose when they are processed by the body. To maintain target blood glucose levels, there should be a balance between carbohydrates and insulin (which is made by pancreas or taken by injection). Counting carbohydrates is a way to plan the amount of carbohydrates you eat, […]
Due to a predicted propane shortage this winter, we strongly encourage you to either: Pre-purchase your propane, Lock in your purchases for the heating season. Last year with the propane shortage, rates went as high as $3-$5 per gallon. Contact your propane supplier for further details. Note: DFI will begin the Energy Assistance Program November […]
Join in the fun at out Halloween Bash on Friday, October 31st, 2014! All ages are welcome and food will be provided. Spooky Fun – 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Hay Rides Pumpkin Decorating Face Painting Buffalo Learning Trunk Cake Walk Fishing Game Scavenger Hunt Dakota Language Game Haunted Trails (9:oo pm to 11:00 pm) Admission […]