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 19 Sep 19/Sep/2018 - DESMOND Ipswich Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 19 Sep 19/Sep/2018 - DESMOND - Innisfail Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 21 Sep 21/Sep/2018 - CarbSmart - Caboolture Confused about carbs? This session will make you an expert on the myths and facts of carbohydrates. Learn about the... 21 Sep 21/Sep/2018 - MedSmart - Caboolture This workshop helps you understand what your medications are, what they do and how to address any concerns you may have. For... 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... Latest news See all articles Time to Spring Clean your medications Spring-cleaning our home helps us to find things, and ensures we live in a safe and healthy home. If you can take the time to spring clean your medications, you will be sure to stay safe and get the most out of your medications. Read more Position Statement: Low carbohydrate eating for people with diabetes This position statement draws on the latest evidence and provides practical advice and information for people with diabetes considering a low ... Read more Confused about bread, rice and the glycaemic index? Most of us have heard the term glycaemic index, or GI, at some stage during our diabetes journey. The glycaemic index is a simple ranking of carbohydrate foods according to their effect on blood glucose levels (BGLs). The lower the GI ... 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.