Your expert diabetes advicefor less than 20 cents per day Become a member today Find out more For parents, teachers and students Diabetes Basics Donate Shop online Our recipes NDSS info Find support What's on Donate Shop online Our recipes NDSS info Find support What's on We are a charity and membership organisation providing education, advice, ongoing support and advocacy to Queenslanders living with diabetes, and those at risk. Become a member Are you missing out on diabetes information and support? Join Diabetes Queensland today for access to expert diabetes advice for less than 20 cents per day. Join today Live well with diabetes Stay on top of your diabetes with the help of Diabetes Queensland and your healthcare team. Understanding diabetes and what causes it is the first step. Find out more Get involved Your support helps people with diabetes, please donate to make a difference. Feel like a challenge? Join us on a walk, run, cycle or create your own fundraising event. Thanks for your support. Fundraise or donate Education and information Diabetes - What now? Type 2 diabetes information to help you feel more confident. Staying well with diabetes Whether you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, EXPOsing diabetes aims to inform, empower, support. For schools and parents Information for Queensland schools, teachers and parents of students living with diabetes. Healthy Shopping Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods. Assess your risk Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Lastest recipes We have a range of healthy recipes that have been selected based on nutrient criteria and suitability for people with diabetes. Gestational diabetes Our You2 website provides gestational diabetes information for during and after pregnancy. What's on See what else is on 17 Feb 17/Feb/2016 - Virtual Supermarket Tour - Chermside The Virtual Shopping Tour for people with diabetes and their carers, is a free two hour classroom based session. The tour provides people with... 17 Feb 17/Feb/2016 - Diabetes - What Now? - Ipswich The 'Diabetes - What now?' program is for people with type 2 diabetes; in particular those who have been newly diagnosed or who have not had any... 20 Feb 20/Feb/2016 - Diabetes - What Now? - Cairns The 'Diabetes - What now?' program is for people with type 2 diabetes; in particular those who have been newly diagnosed or who have not had any... 27 Feb 27/Feb/2016 - EXPOsing diabetes - Logan EXPOsing diabetesis a one-day educational event which brings together local health professionals to provide education sessions to people with... 02 Mar 02/Mar/2016 - Diabetes - What now? - Inala The 'Diabetes - What now?' program is for people with type 2 diabetes; in particular those who have been newly diagnosed or who have not had any... Latest news See all articles 5 tips for eye health People living with diabetes are more at risk of developing eye complications which can lead to poor vision and blindness, if left untreated. Regular eye examinations and early treatment can prevent ... Read more Emojis to show diabetes ups and downs A free app is being developed in the US to use the custom-made, colourful little icons known as emojis to visually express the effects of diabetes. Created by ... Read more 5 refreshing ways to stay hydrated The benefits of drinking water are many and varied and we all know we should be drinking two litres a day. But do you ever find yourself having only had a glass or two by 3pm? ... Read more The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government administered by Diabetes Australia. The NDSS agent in Queensland is Diabetes Queensland.