We are a community-based organization, offering health education, quality food sources, wellness resources and support to individuals with a desire to prevent diabetes and live their best life. Our desire to help individuals become a Self-Health Advocate.
We offer comprehensive solutions such as on-line breakout sessions, in person classes, workshops, group meetings & individual learning sessions for anyone who have a desire to prevent diabetes.
We build alliances with individuals, clinics, doctors, hospitals, churches, and organizations to prevent diabetes and obliterate obesity.
(We adhere to COVID-19 guidelines for all face to face meeting)
DESMA was created for women and girls but many of our programs are geared toward helping anyone who wants maintain wellness in their life.
People of all backgrounds, philosophies and nationalities are welcome to benefit from our programs.
To provide sound health education, wellness coaching & individual support to help people prevent Diabetes and improve ones overall health and well-being.
Rid the world of
diabetes and obesity.
Our values guide us in eveything we do; we extend love, compassion, hope and committment to everyone we meet.
Wellness Coach Manager
Wellness Coach (Spanish)
The Community Coordinator is the front line director for establishing our place in the community. She is responsible for building capacity and maintaining a network of community health workers who are trusted sources within their own communities.
The Community Coordinator manages a network of trained Community Liaisons who have a personal understanding of the individuals we serve. She has been able to build trusting relationships with community leaders by strategically placing the right individual within the community and providing resources to recruit, train and support Community Liaisons to serve as a link between our organization, partners and the people we serve.
On a personal note, Phyliss' passion is to help women and girls improve their overall health and well being. She is a dynamic motivational speaker and advocate for women's health, personal growth and wellness for all.
She serves as the Community Coordinator. She is your link to the establishing the programs we offer in your community. Contact her today for an initial assessment.
Self-Health Advocates are individuals who accept responsibilities for their health.
We actively pursue a lifetime commitment to developing activities, practices and culture standards that promote excellence in our health and well-being.
We know our bodies, we cherish our bodies and we take good care of our bodies!