Back to school? Diabetes info for kids, parents and teachers Learn more Our 2019 events and programs Find a session near you 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. 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. Join 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 30 Jan 30/Jan/2019 - DESMOND - Helensvale Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 05 Feb 05/Feb/2019 - Ready Set Go, Let’s Move - Ipswich If you are having difficulty getting started, or find it hard to stay on track with your physical activity, this session is... 05 Feb 05/Feb/2019 - MeterSmart - Ipswich Do you find checking your blood glucose painful? Or suspect you are not getting accurate results? This practical skills... 05 Feb 05/Feb/2019 - DESMOND - Cairns Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 06 Feb 06/Feb/2019 - DESMOND - Redlands 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 My Health Record privacy provisions strengthened in Parliament The Australian Parliament has recently passed the My Health Records Amendment (Strengthening Privacy) Bill 2018. My Health Records will allow different medical professionals access to your medical records ... Read more Our top 10 stories of 2018 From breakthrough research to tips for improving your memory, 2018 was an information-filled year for Diabetes Queensland and our members. Here are our most popular online stories of 2018 ... Read more Gut feelings: How food affects your mood We know more about food affecting our moods than ever before. We're also starting to understand the relationship between your gut and your mood. Read the latest from Harvard Medical School newsletter contributor ... 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.