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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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  • 15

    Jun

    Pregnancy & diabetes - Rockhampton

    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

    Live Your Life Type 2 Forum – Rockhampton

    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

    DESMOND - Robina

    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

    FootSmart - Nerang

    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

    ShopSmart - Nerang

    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

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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 Qld lucky door prize changes Jan’s life

    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 ...

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  • Can I eat fruit?

    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 ....

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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.