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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 today

Become a member today

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.

Live well with diabetes

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.

Get involved

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.

Education and information

For schools and parents
For schools and parents

Information for Queensland schools, teachers and parents of students living with diabetes.

Staying well with diabetes
Staying well with diabetes

Whether you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, EXPOsing diabetes aims to inform, empower, support.

Assess your risk
Assess your risk

Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Healthy Shopping
Healthy Shopping

Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods.

Lastest recipes
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
  • 20

    Jul

    Townsville Diabetes Children’s Camp

    Townsville Diabetes Children’s Camp

    Townsville Diabetes Children's Camp WHEN: 20 -22 July 2018 - Magnetic Island LOCATION: Magnetic Island This...

  • 26

    Jul

    DESMOND Mackay

    DESMOND Mackay

    Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with...

  • 27

    Jul

    CarbSmart - Mackay

    CarbSmart - Mackay

    Confused about carbs? This session will make you an expert on the myths and facts of carbohydrates. Learn...

  • 27

    Jul

    ShopSmart - Mackay (Cancelled)

    ShopSmart - Mackay (Cancelled)

    Please note, this session has been cancelled. The Smarts programs are a range of short group education...

  • 27

    Jul

    Gold Coast University Hospital - Camp Diabetes

    WHEN: 27 - 29 July 2018 LOCATION: Q.C.C.C Mapleton, Sunshine Coast This weekend camp is especially for children...

Latest news

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  • New national diabetes eye screening program to prevent blindness

    Leading diabetes and eye health groups today applauded the Australian Government funding announcement for a new national diabetes eye screening program to reduce vision loss and blindness in people with diabetes. The Australian-first initiative program is a major step in the fight against diabetes related blindness and ...

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  • Care plans save you money while getting you the best treatment

    Care plans save you money while getting you the best treatment

    Are you getting the most out of your GP visits? Confused by all the medical jargon used to explain your diabetes journey? If, like many people living with type 2 diabetes, you aren't sure what these …

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  • Important Medtronic Guardian Connect Update

    Medtronic has announced an issue which affects people using the Guardian Connect continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system. Medtronic has advised that there is a potential connectivity issue, which requires everyone using the Guardian Connect system to update to version 3.2.2 of the Guardian Connect app as soon as possible.

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Diabetes. Who cares? We do. NDSS.

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.