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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.

Live Your Life forums and expos
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
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.

Latest news

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  • We asked. You said.

    Last month we asked you to share your thoughts on products you would like to see the Australian Government subsidise through the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS). Thank you to those who provided feedback. Read on to find which areas were of greatest importance to you.
    Diabetes Queensland used its submission to the Department of Health to voice the concerns of our members ...

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  • Exercise is vital to health and happiness

    Exercise is vital to health and happiness

    A major new study by the University of Bristol has confirmed the benefits of exercise on our health and wellbeing. The results have led to UK's four Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) updating their guidance on how exercise can help people stay fit and healthy ...

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  • New ‘Type 2 diabetes and me’ helps people in their own time, at home

    New ‘Type 2 diabetes and me’ helps people in their own time, at home

    If you would like to learn about type 2 diabetes on your home computer from a simple program, the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) has developed a free online resource. The learning program will help you learn more ...

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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.