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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.

For kids living with diabetes
For kids living with diabetes

Information for parents, Queensland schools and teachers of students 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.

Healthy Shopping
Healthy Shopping

Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods.

What's on

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    Jun

    BEAT IT - Noosaville

    BEAT IT - Noosaville

    8 week exercise program BEAT IT is a FREE 8 week physical activity and lifestyle program delivered by an Accredited Exercise...

  • 25

    Jun

    BEAT IT - Noosaville

    BEAT IT - Noosaville

    8 week exercise program BEAT IT is a FREE 8 week physical activity and lifestyle program delivered by an Accredited Exercise...

  • 26

    Jun

    CarbSmart - Chermside

    CarbSmart - Chermside

    Confused about carbs? This session will make you an expert on the myths and facts of carbohydrates. Learn about the...

  • 26

    Jun

    Living with insulin - Chermside

    Living with insulin - Chermside

    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 will...

  • 26

    Jun

    Pregnancy & diabetes - Mackay

    Pregnancy & diabetes - Mackay

    An information evening for women and partners preparing for a healthy pregnancy If you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and...

Latest news

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  • Trevor earns Queen’s Birthday honour

    Trevor earns Queen’s Birthday honour

    Trevor Corbell, who has lived with type 1 diabetes since he was 21, received the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to the community in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours list. Mr Corbell, 74, has served countless Prime Ministers as a senior advisor, later turning his skills to serve local government and Diabetes Australia ...

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  • Flash Glucose Monitoring and type 2 diabetes

    Flash Glucose Monitoring and type 2 diabetes

    There are more Australians living with type 2 diabetes using insulin than people with type 1. Flash Glucose Monitoring technology can help people on insulin to live with greater ease than our grandparents could ever have imagined.

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  • DiaBuddies Days across Queensland for families living with type 1

    DiaBuddies Days across Queensland for families living with type 1

    Diabetes Queensland has introduced special days for children with type 1 diabetes and their parents, siblings and carers who want to have fun and meet other families living with type 1 ...

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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.