'Mum took such great care of me'#mydiabetesfamily Beryl's story World Diabetes Day 2018 Find out more Courses and workshopsacross Queensland Find out what's on 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 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. 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. EXPOsing diabetes Our diabetes expo aims to empower you with the information and support you need to live well with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. For kids living with diabetes Information for parents, Queensland schools and teachers 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 16 Nov 16/Nov/2018 - DESMOND Browns Plains Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 16 Nov 16/Nov/2018 - One on One type 1 diabetes family seminar - Gold Coast Diabetes Queensland's One on One type 1 diabetes family seminar Diabetes Queensland is hosting free family seminars for parents and carers... 17 Nov 17/Nov/2018 - EXPOsing diabetes - Gold Coast EXPOsing diabetes is a one-day educational event for people living with type 2 diabetes. This event will equip you with the... 19 Nov 19/Nov/2018 - DESMOND Caboolture Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 19 Nov 19/Nov/2018 - DESMOND Robina Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... Latest news See all articles Colin thanks a Queensland medical legend Fifty-four years after he was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, Brassall's Colin Whyte has received a medal to mark the occasion. "In 1964 when I was diagnosed with diabetes, I was growing up on a dairy and pig farm," Colin said ... Read more Kellion Victory Medals 2018 Fourteen people and their loved ones gathered at the Kedron-Wavell Services Club on Sunday to receive their Kellion Victory Medals from Dr Alan Stocks AM. Dr Stocks, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as a young medical student in England, initiated a Victory Medals ... Read more Changes to the NDSS from 1 December 2018 More than 600,000 people with diabetes are set to benefit from cheaper access to products under changes to the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS). From 1 December 2018 the cost of items listed on the NDSS ... 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.