For expert advice,information and support Become a member 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. Live Your Life forums and expos For type 1 and type 2 diabetes. These events are packed with relevant, practical and up to date information. 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 19 Sep 19/Sep/2019 - Feltman Training for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Professionals The Feltman is an educational tool which is used to provide upskilling in diabetes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and... 20 Sep 20/Sep/2019 - DESMOND - Helensvale Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 20 Sep 20/Sep/2019 - DESMOND - Atherton Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 22 Sep 22/Sep/2019 - Gold Coast University Hospital Junior Camp - Sunshine Coast Gold Coast University Hospital - Camp Diabetes (Junior Camp) This camp is especially for children with... 23 Sep 23/Sep/2019 - BEAT IT - Noosaville 8 week exercise program BEAT IT is a FREE 8 week physical activity and lifestyle program delivered by an Accredited Exercise... Latest news See all articles We asked. You said. Last month we asked you to share your thoughts on products you would like to see the Australian Government subsidise through the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS). Thank you to those who provided feedback. Read on to find which areas were of greatest importance to you. Diabetes Queensland used its submission to the Department of Health to voice the concerns of our members ... Read more Exercise is vital to health and happiness A major new study by the University of Bristol has confirmed the benefits of exercise on our health and wellbeing. The results have led to UK's four Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) updating their guidance on how exercise can help people stay fit and healthy ... Read more New ‘Type 2 diabetes and me’ helps people in their own time, at home If you would like to learn about type 2 diabetes on your home computer from a simple program, the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) has developed a free online resource. The learning program will help you learn more ... 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.