Renew your membership today Join us for EXPOsing diabetes Find out more Buy your Art Union tickets today 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. 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. Renew today 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. 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. Assess your risk Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Healthy Shopping Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods. 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 See what else is on 29 Aug 29/Aug/2016 - One on One parent information session - Redcliffe Join parents and carers of 10 -16 year-olds with type 1 diabetes at Diabetes Queensland's One on One Parent Information evening. Meet other... 31 Aug 31/Aug/2016 - Virtual Supermarket Tour - Ipswich The Virtual Shopping Tour for people with diabetes and their carers, is a free two hour classroom based session. The tour provides people with... 01 Sep 01/Sep/2016 - EXPOsing diabetes - Bundaberg Region EXPOsing diabetes is a one-day educational event which brings together local health professionals to provide education sessions to people with... 05 Sep 05/Sep/2016 - Diabetes - What Now? - Roma 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... 06 Sep 06/Sep/2016 - Got Suga workshop - Mount Isa Gidgee Healing and Diabetes Queensland would like to invite you to a fun and interactive workshop. Got Sugais a fun,... Latest news See all articles New PBS listing to help people with type 2 diabetes Diabetes Australia welcomed the Minister for Health Sussan Ley's announcement of the Federal Government's decision to list diabetes drug Bydureon on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) and said the move would improve quality of life for many people ... Read more Game-changer: islet cell transplant hopes Two of Australia's leading doctors are combining their talents to research using artificial skin as a potential site to transplant pancreatic islet cells. Professor Toby Coates, one of Australia's pre-eminent kidney transplant specialists, told Diabetes Queensland about the potentially game-changing advances. Read more Little hearts can improve by taking more steps New research funded by Diabetes Australia shows keeping count of daily steps and boosting physical activity can pay off for children with type 1 diabetes, according to new research from the University of Adelaide and the Women's and Children's Hospital. For the first time, researchers have shown that children who have type 1 diabetes can improve their cardiovascular health ... 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.