Services and Programs
It is important that good diabetes management habits are
established as early as possible after diagnosis.
Diabetes Queensland supports people with type 2 diabetes
from the time of diagnosis, and throughout their entire life.
What is DESMOND?
DESMOND is a self-management education course for people living
with type 2 diabetes.
This one day course will help you understand and manage the
changes type 2 diabetes can bring to your life. Meet and share
experiences with others while working...
Diabetes Queensland offers short 2-3 hour workshops for
people living with diabetes. Our workshops are designed to help
you increase your confidence and improve self-management of
Simply choose one or more topics you would like to learn
EXPOsing diabetes is a comprehensive educational program
for people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
Exposing the challenges of living with diabetes, it empowers you
to live well with the help of your health care team. The aim is to
breakdown the what, why and how of managing...
Whether you've just been told you have type 2 diabetes, or have
been living with this condition for some time, making sense of
diabetes can be confusing or even confronting.
This is why Diabetes Queensland's team of health professionals
has developed our Fresh Start Kit; a diabetes...
The Virtual Shopping Tour for people with diabetes and their
carers, is a free two hour classroom based session. The tour
provides people with practical information on how to make healthier
choices at the supermarket.
Delivered by a Dietitian, it covers topics such as: