Give a voice to people with diabetes Donate today Diabetes events and programs Find a session near you For expert advice,information and support Become a member today 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. For kids living with diabetes Information for parents, Queensland schools and teachers of students 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. Healthy Shopping Our Healthy Food Shopping website for reading food labels and choosing the right foods. What's on See what else is on 15 Jun 15/Jun/2019 - Pregnancy & diabetes - Rockhampton An information morning for women and partners preparing for a healthy pregnancy If you are living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and... 15 Jun 15/Jun/2019 - Live Your Life Type 2 Forum – Rockhampton The Live Your Life Forum is an exciting day packed with relevant, practical and up to date information. With a variety of topics selected by our... 17 Jun 17/Jun/2019 - DESMOND - Robina Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is an education program designed to support people living with... 17 Jun 17/Jun/2019 - FootSmart - Nerang Your feet are made for walking - so let's keep them healthy. This 90 minute workshop will teach you all you need to... 17 Jun 17/Jun/2019 - ShopSmart - Nerang Do you know what is really going into your trolley? This two hour virtual supermarket tour will help you make healthy... Latest news See all articles 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 ... Read more Diabetes Qld lucky door prize changes Jan’s life Jan Ward says winning a six-month gym membership at the Diabetes Queensland EXPOsing Diabetes event on the Gold Coast has changed her and her husband's lives. "I haven't been the best patient," says Jan, 60, who was ... Read more Can I eat fruit? People living with diabetes often ask "Can I eat fruit?" As a general guideline, whether or not you have diabetes, the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating recommends eating a healthy, balanced diet including two serves of fruit each day. Moderate consumption of fruit .... 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.