For expert advice,information and support Become a member today How a psychologist can help people living with diabetes Donate today Diabetes 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. Live Your Life forums and expos For type 1 and type 2 diabetes. These events are packed with relevant, practical and up to date information. For kids living with diabetes Information for parents, Queensland schools and teachers of students living with diabetes. Diabetes in pregnancy Information about gestational diabetes, or planning a pregnancy when you are living with diabetes Check your risk of type 2 diabetes Take the online test to find out your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. 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 02 Apr 02/Apr/2020 - [Postponed] DESMOND - Gatton Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 02 Apr 02/Apr/2020 - [Postponed] Shop Smart - Mount Isa In this 3-hour workshop, you will recieve practical information about how to interpret food labels and make healthier choices when grocery... 03 Apr 03/Apr/2020 - [Postponed] Gold Coast University Hospital Camp - Sunshine Coast Please note this camp has been postponed until further notice. Gold Coast... 03 Apr 03/Apr/2020 - [Postponed] DESMOND - Maryborough Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with type... 04 Apr 04/Apr/2020 - [Postponed] Monitor Smart - Morayfield This 2-hour workshop will cover important details about blood glucose monitoring: when to check; why to check; and how to interpret your... Latest news See all articles COVID-19 and the NDSS The NDSS recognises that people with diabetes and their families may be concerned about their risk of COVID -19, and also the availability of their diabetes medicines and NDSS products and supplies. Most people are continuing to order and receive their NDSS products ... Read more How do you stop touching your face? Part of the advice we've received to help keep us well and healthy and limit the spread of the coronavirus is to stop touching our faces. But this can be hard right? You may not know this but we can touch our faces up to 16 times an hour ... Read more Coronavirus – What you need to know Coronavirus (COVID-19) was first reported in December 2019. There are currently almost 150,000 reported cases across 120 countries. So far, the impact on Australia has been limited. Australia now has almost 300 cases of the virus ... 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.