For expert advice,information and support Become a member today How a psychologist can help people living 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. 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. Diabetes in pregnancy Information about gestational diabetes, or planning a pregnancy when you are 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. What's on See what else is on 24 Feb 24/Feb/2020 - DESMOND - Dalby Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 25 Feb 25/Feb/2020 - Foot Smart - Toowoomba This 2-hour workshop will teach you all you need to know about checking and caring for your feet. You will learn... 25 Feb 25/Feb/2020 - Shop Smart - Toowoomba In this 3-hour workshop, you will recieve practical information about how to interpret food labels and make healthier choices... 26 Feb 26/Feb/2020 - Carb Smart - Toowoomba This 3-hour workshop will help clear up any myths and give you the facts about carbohydrates. You will receive... 27 Feb 27/Feb/2020 - DESMOND - Browns 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 New Diabetes in Schools program launch A new national schools program is set to ease the strain of type 1 diabetes on families by helping to ensure that principals, teachers and school staff have the support, training and tools they need to support students with type 1 diabetes at school ... Read more Access to CGM and Flash expanded The Federal Government has announced changes to the Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Initiative, opening access to this life changing technology to thousands more Australians living with type 1 diabetes ... Read more Smart insulin patch could monitor and manage glucose levels Researchers in the US have developed a smart insulin-delivery patch that could one day monitor and manage glucose levels in people living with diabetes and deliver the necessary insulin dosage. The adhesive patch ... 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.