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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.
Become a member

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. 

 

 

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 what causes it 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

Diabetes - What now?
Diabetes - What now?

Type 2 diabetes information to help you feel more confident.

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.

Healthy Shopping
Healthy Shopping

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

Assess your risk
Assess your risk

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

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.

Gestational 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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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  • 5 tips for eye health

    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 ...

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  • Emojis to show diabetes ups and downs

    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 ...

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  • 5 refreshing ways to stay hydrated

    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? ...

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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.