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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.
Renew your membership

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.

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.

EXPOsing diabetes
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
For kids living with diabetes

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

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

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  • 13

    Nov

    FootSmart - Logan

    FootSmart - Logan

    Your feet are made for walking - so let's keep them healthy. This 90 minute session will teach you all you need to know...

  • 13

    Nov

    Ready Set Go, Let’s Move - Logan

    Ready Set Go, Let’s Move - Logan

    If you are having difficulty getting started, or find it hard to stay on track with your physical activity, this session is perfect for...

  • 14

    Nov

    DESMOND Chermside - Booked out

    DESMOND Chermside - Booked out

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

  • 14

    Nov

    World Diabetes Day 2018

    World Diabetes Day 2018

    Wednesday 14 November, 2018 is World Diabetes Day. A day to give voice to people living with diabetes. This World Diabetes day, we...

  • 16

    Nov

    DESMOND Browns Plains

    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...

Latest news

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  • Changes to the NDSS from 1 December 2018

    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 ...

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  • Lionhearted Brisbane Markets raises $ for diabetes

    Lionhearted Brisbane Markets raises $ for diabetes

    Despite the Queensland fruit and vegetable industry facing damaging threats and loss of income from food terrorists, the Brisbane Produce Market Annual Charity Mango Auction again raised thousands of dollars for ...

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  • 5 tips to live well with diabetes

    5 tips to live well with diabetes

    Living with diabetes requires treatment from a range of different health professionals. Each health professional plays an important role and will provide you with specific advice that is tailored to you, your lifestyle and how best to manage your diabetes ...

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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.