Give a voice to people with diabetes Donate today Diabetes events and programs Find a session near you For expert advice,information and support Become a member 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. 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 22 May 22/May/2019 - DESMOND - Helensvale Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 22 May 22/May/2019 - Living with insulin - Sherwood 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... 22 May 22/May/2019 - ShopSmart - Sherwood Do you know what is really going into your trolley? This two hour virtual supermarket tour will help you make healthy... 23 May 23/May/2019 - Pregnancy & diabetes - Mooloolaba An information evening for women and partners preparing for a healthy pregnancy If you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and... 25 May 25/May/2019 - Live Your Life Type 2 Forum - Roma The Live Your Life Forum is an exciting day packed with relevant, practical and up to date information. With a variety of topics selected by our... Latest news See all articles Diabetes Qld lucky door prize changes Jan’s life Jan Ward says winning a six-month gym membership at the Diabetes Queensland EXPOsing Diabetes event on the Gold Coast has changed her and her husband's lives. "I haven't been the best patient," says Jan, 60, who was ... Read more Can I eat fruit? People living with diabetes often ask "Can I eat fruit?" As a general guideline, whether or not you have diabetes, the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating recommends eating a healthy, balanced diet including two serves of fruit each day. Moderate consumption of fruit .... Read more Member survey results: Thank you for taking part Thank you to all our Members who took part in the policy survey recently. We received a lot of valuable information and comments, thank you. We will be using this to speak on your behalf to lobby for change ... 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.