The Life! program is an educational program which helps prevent Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke. It is the biggest prevention program in Australia and is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services and managed by Diabetes Victoria. The overall aim of the program is to reduce the risk of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke in those individual who are deemed to be at high risk of developing the above chronic illnesses.
There is initially an introductory session followed by four group sessions which run every two weeks. A follow-up sessions is delivered four month after Session four. It is provided at no charge for eligible individuals.