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 25 Jun 25/Jun/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... 25 Jun 25/Jun/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... 26 Jun 26/Jun/2019 - CarbSmart - Chermside Confused about carbs? This session will make you an expert on the myths and facts of carbohydrates. Learn about the... 26 Jun 26/Jun/2019 - Living with insulin - Chermside If you are new to insulin or have been on insulin for a while and would like a refresher, this 3 hour workshop is for you. You will... 26 Jun 26/Jun/2019 - Pregnancy & diabetes - Mackay An information evening for women and partners preparing for a healthy pregnancy If you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and... Latest news See all articles Trevor earns Queen’s Birthday honour Trevor Corbell, who has lived with type 1 diabetes since he was 21, received the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to the community in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours list. Mr Corbell, 74, has served countless Prime Ministers as a senior advisor, later turning his skills to serve local government and Diabetes Australia ... Read more Flash Glucose Monitoring and type 2 diabetes There are more Australians living with type 2 diabetes using insulin than people with type 1. Flash Glucose Monitoring technology can help people on insulin to live with greater ease than our grandparents could ever have imagined. Read more DiaBuddies Days across Queensland for families living with type 1 Diabetes Queensland has introduced special days for children with type 1 diabetes and their parents, siblings and carers who want to have fun and meet other families living with type 1 ... 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.