Diabetes, COPD or heart failure?

Small changes can make a big impact.

woman grinning

Start Now

When is the right time to start improving your health? Anytime. So let’s start now.

If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or heart failure, our team will help you identify goals and make a plan to reach them. Watch small steps add up to lasting changes that will have a big impact on your health and well-being.

Our Start Now team works with you in your home, over the phone or virtually, over a period of 12 sessions. It’s free, and services are available in English and Spanish.

Hear from program participants





Program eligibility

You may be eligible if you are:

  • Diagnosed with diabetes, heart failure or COPD
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Willing to make changes to improve your health
  • Living in Kent County or a patient at Spectrum Health Greenville Family Medicine, Spectrum Health Greenville Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Spectrum Health Belding Family Medicine, or Spectrum Health Lakeview Family Medicine

You may not be eligible if you are:

  • Pregnant
  • In long-term care
  • Undergoing cancer treatments
  • In hospice care
  • In end-stage heart failure
  • In end-stage kidney disease or receiving dialysis

Start Now Program Brochure

Interested in Getting Started?

Contact Us