National Diabetes Week 2017 Find out more 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 04 Jul 04/Jul/2017 - DESMOND - Annerley Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 09 Jul 09/Jul/2017 - National Diabetes Week 2017 100,000 Queenslanders havetype 2 diabetes but don't know it. National Diabetes Week: 9 - 15 July 2017 You're invited... 11 Jul 11/Jul/2017 - DESMOND - Caboolture Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 14 Jul 14/Jul/2017 - DESMOND - Inala Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 14 Jul 14/Jul/2017 - Go green and give for diabetes On Friday 14 July 2017, we invite you to #gogreenandgive for diabetes. Whether you plan to go slightly green, very green,... Latest news See all articles What vitamins are affected by diabetes? Vitamins are needed for growth, repair and the normal functioning of your body. We usually get enough vitamins from the food we eat; however, living with diabetes may impact the levels of some vitamins ... Read more Questions you ask most about type 2 diabetes Can I get rid of type 2 diabetes? Once diagnosed, a person will always have diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is due to a combination of genetics and lifestyle. After diagnosis people may make changes to ... Read more Free major health program launched in Cairns Cairns locals will be receiving free health checks at Smithfield Shopping Centre today to determine whether they are eligible to participate in My health for life, a $27 million statewide healthy lifestyle program to be rolled out over four years. 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.