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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

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.

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. Join us on a walk, run, cycle or create your own fundraising event. Or donate today to make a difference.

 

Thanks for your support.

Education and information

DESMOND for type 2 diabetes
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
Diabetes education workshops

Practical workshops for people living with all types of diabetes. Find a topic for you.

Live Your Life forums and expos
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
For kids living with diabetes

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

Diabetes in pregnancy
Diabetes in pregnancy

Information about gestational diabetes, or planning a pregnancy when you are living with diabetes

Check your risk of type 2 diabetes
Check your risk of type 2 diabetes

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

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

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    Mar

    [Postponed] Beat It - Ashgrove

    [Postponed] Beat It - Ashgrove

    Beat It is a FREE 8 week physical activity and lifestyle program delivered by an Accredited Exercise Physiologist. This life-changing...

  • 01

    Apr

    [Postponed] Living with insulin - Redlands

    [Postponed] Living with insulin - Redlands

    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...

  • 01

    Apr

    [Postponed] Carb Smart - Caboolture

    [Postponed] Carb Smart - Caboolture

    This 3-hour workshop will help clear up any myths and give you the facts about carbohydrates. You will receive practical...

  • 02

    Apr

    [Postponed] DESMOND - Gatton

    [Postponed] DESMOND - Gatton

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

  • 02

    Apr

    [Postponed] Shop Smart - Mount Isa

    [Postponed] Shop Smart - Mount Isa

    In this 3-hour workshop, you will recieve practical information about how to interpret food labels and make healthier choices when grocery...

Latest news

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  • COVID-19 and the NDSS

    COVID-19 and the NDSS

    The NDSS recognises that people with diabetes and their families may be concerned about their risk of COVID -19, and also the availability of their diabetes medicines and NDSS products and supplies. Most people are continuing to order and receive their NDSS products ...

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  • How do you stop touching your face?

    How do you stop touching your face?

    Part of the advice we've received to help keep us well and healthy and limit the spread of the coronavirus is to stop touching our faces. But this can be hard right? You may not know this but we can touch our faces up to 16 times an hour ...

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  • Coronavirus – What you need to know

    Coronavirus – What you need to know

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) was first reported in December 2019. There are currently almost 150,000 reported cases across 120 countries. So far, the impact on Australia has been limited. Australia now has almost 300 cases of the virus ...

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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.