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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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  • Top stories of 2019

    Top stories of 2019

    From the latest fast-acting insulin to your rights and responsibilities when driving, 2019 was an information-filled year for Diabetes Queensland and our members. With the end of the year approaching, we look back at our most read research and news stories ...

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  • Cairns and Rockhampton kids meet their DiaBuddies

    Cairns and Rockhampton kids meet their DiaBuddies

    Children who live with type 1 diabetes attended local DiaBuddies Days in both cities to get to know others who live with the same condition. Both events were organised by Diabetes Queensland. More than 40 people ...

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  • New national Diabetes in Schools program to start January 2020

    New national Diabetes in Schools program to start January 2020

    Parents and families of 11,000 Australian children with type 1 diabetes are being urged to register their interest in the new Diabetes in Schools program set to commence in early 2020 ...

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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.