National DiabetesWeek 201914-20 July Find out more Give a voice to people with diabetes Donate today Diabetes events and programs Find a session near you 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 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 possible. 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 the treatment available is the first step. Find out more Get involved Your support helps people with diabetes. Join us on a walk, run, cycle or create your own fundraising event. Or donate today to make a difference. Thanks for your support. Fundraise or donate Education and information DESMOND for type 2 diabetes This one day course will help you understand and manage the changes type 2 diabetes can bring to your life. Diabetes education workshops Practical workshops for people living with all types of diabetes. Find a topic for you. For kids living with diabetes Information for parents, Queensland schools and teachers of students living with diabetes. Check your risk of type 2 diabetes 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. Healthy Shopping Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods. What's on See what else is on 18 Jul 18/Jul/2019 - Live Your Life Type 1 Forum – Bundaberg The Live Your Life Type 1 Forum is a valuable evening filled with new, relevant, practical and up to date information on type... 20 Jul 20/Jul/2019 - Live Your Life Type 2 Forum – Bundaberg The Live Your Life Forum is an exciting day packed with relevant, practical and up to date information. With a variety of topics... 22 Jul 22/Jul/2019 - CarbSmart - Townsville Confused about carbs? This session will make you an expert on the myths and facts of carbohydrates. Learn about the... 23 Jul 23/Jul/2019 - CarbSmart - Redlands Confused about carbs? This session will make you an expert on the myths and facts of carbohydrates. Learn about the... 23 Jul 23/Jul/2019 - MonitorSmart - Redlands Do you find checking your blood glucose painful? Or suspect you are not getting accurate results? This... Latest news See all articles Kellion Victory Medals 2019 Twenty-three people and their loved ones gathered at a special morning tea for Kellion Victory Medal recipients, hosted by Diabetes Queensland on Sunday 14 July to mark the beginning of National Diabetes Week ... Read more Diabetes Australia announces new research grants for Queensland A new app linked with a heart rate monitor could be key to helping more people incorporate physical activity into their diabetes management. The new app is one of a number of new ... Read more Preventable hospital admissions for diabetes on the rise More Australians are being hospitalised each year for diabetes complications that could potentially be avoided by earlier diagnosis and better management. The rate of potentially ... Read more The National Diabetes Services Scheme is an initiative of the Australian Government, administered with the assistance of Diabetes Australia. Your NDSS agent in Queensland is Diabetes Queensland.