Renew your membership today Information sessions for you Our event calendar 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 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 25 Sep 25/Sep/2017 - One on One type 1 diabetes parent seminar - Mt Gravatt, Brisbane Join parents and carers of 9 -16 year-olds with type 1 diabetes at Diabetes Queensland's One on Oneparent seminar. Meet other... 27 Sep 27/Sep/2017 - DESMOND - Redlands Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 30 Sep 30/Sep/2017 - ShopSmart Leichhardt The Smarts programs are a range of short group education sessions designed to help you better manage your diabetes. ShopSmart Do you know... 30 Sep 30/Sep/2017 - MeterSmart Leichhardt Do you find checking your blood glucose painful? Or suspect you are not getting accurate results? This practical skills session... 04 Oct 04/Oct/2017 - DESMOND - Eight Mile Plains Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... Latest news See all articles Your loved ones may need My health for life My health for life, a program for Queenslanders who want to change their behaviour to avoid chronic conditions such as diabetes, is currently being rolled out across the state. The program ... Read more TGA approves flash glucose monitoring for insulin-dependent children Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has approved the use of the FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System Sensor for children as young as four years old... Read more Check off 4 points to save your eyesight Diabetic retinopathy is a common condition where high glucose levels cause damage to the back of the eye which can result in blindness. It's important to remember, diabetes can be causing ... 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.