Renew your membership today Be the expert in yourdiabetes management Diabetes education workshops 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 22 Sep 22/Sep/2018 - Bundaberg Diabetes Children’s Camp WHEN: 22 -24 September 2018. LOCATION: Camp at Chaverim, Shalom College Recreation Centre, Bundaberg This is a junior... 23 Sep 23/Sep/2018 - Gold Coast University Hospital - Camp Diabetes WHEN: 23 - 28 September 2018 LOCATION: Q.C.C.C Mapleton, Sunshine Coast This camp is especially for children... 25 Sep 25/Sep/2018 - Insulin Pump Presentation - Toowoomba Diabetes Queensland is very pleased to be supporting Kids Care Diabetes at the Toowoomba Hospital who will be running an Insulin Pump presentation... 27 Sep 27/Sep/2018 - DESMOND Gladstone Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 27 Sep 27/Sep/2018 - DESMOND Laidley 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 Young adults need support to stay in specialist care New resources are available to help young people stay engaged with their diabetes management during their transition from paediatric to adult healthcare. Research has shown that keeping appointments with a diabetes specialist during the move from paediatric to adult healthcare is a vital step in enabling a young person with type 1 diabetes to become an independent adult in regards to self-management of their condition. Read more Remember Dan and stay vigilant with hypos When Dan Swindley, 37, died of hypoglycaemia, it shocked his family, friends, soccer club and the whole town of Biloela. Hypos are a fact of life for everyone on insulin, but too often the risk can seem benign. Three years after his death, Dan's sister Kerrie remains determined to tell Queenslanders about diabetes and ... 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.