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We are a charity and membership organisation providing education, advice, ongoing support and advocacy to Queenslanders living with diabetes, and those at risk.
Renew your membership

Renew your membership

We are proud to be your Diabetes Queensland health team and we are passionate about making your life a little easier. 

 

Your membership makes this all possible. 

Live well with diabetes

Live well with diabetes

Stay on top of your diabetes with the help of Diabetes Queensland and your healthcare team.

 

Understanding diabetes and the treatment available is the first step.

Get involved

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.

Education and information

Staying well with diabetes
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
For schools and parents

Information for Queensland schools, teachers and parents of students living with diabetes.

Assess your risk
Assess your risk

Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Healthy Shopping
Healthy Shopping

Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods.

Lastest recipes
Lastest recipes

We have a range of healthy recipes that have been selected based on nutrient criteria and suitability for people with diabetes.

What's on

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    Feb

    DESMOND - Beenleigh

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 08

    Feb

    DESMOND - Chermside

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 14

    Feb

    DESMOND - Caboolture

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 22

    Feb

    DESMOND - Annerley

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type...

  • 25

    Feb

    EXPOsing diabetes - Ipswich

    EXPOsing diabetesis a one-day educational event which brings together local health professionals to provide education sessions to people with...

Latest news

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  • Spotlight on TB vaccine for type 1 diabetes cure

    A vaccine (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin or BCG) used over 100 years for tuberculosis has shown promise in reversing type 1 diabetes. This vaccine is now commonly used for treating bladder cancer and is considered to be safe. An announcement made at ...

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  • Wheelchair beach days at Burleigh

    City of Gold Coast has partnered with Burleigh Heads Mowbray Park Surf Life Saving Club to trial beach matting and beach wheelchairs at Burleigh Beach. Come along to an open day to try the beach matting and beach wheelchairs ...

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  • Our most read stories of 2016

    Our most read stories of 2016

    2016 was big year for Diabetes Queensland and our members. We brought you expert diabetes advice, stories from Queenslanders living with all types of diabetes and we reported on the latest research ...

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Diabetes. Who cares? We do. NDSS.

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.