Turn to us
Together we'll turn your diabetes around.
No one has to tackle the challenges of diabetes alone. For almost
50 years, we have helped over 33,000 Queenslanders get more from
life by providing them with the right tools and support they need
to manage their diabetes.
Being a member of Diabetes Queensland connects you with one of
Australia's largest diabetes community, their families, carers,
supporters and health professionals. Diabetes Queensland is more
than an organisation; we are a community of passionate people
dedicated to improving the lives of people living with
Alison Bennett -
"I feel incredibly privileged to be working for an organisation
so passionate about supporting people living with diabetes.
Diabetes can be difficult to navigate and overwhelming at times, I
consider the work we do as providing a clear pathway through the
confusion. Whether it's criss-crossing the state to roll out
programs or providing accurate and trusted information over the
helpline, we are always doing our very best to ensure that people
living with diabetes, their families and health care teams can turn
Ross Lavelle - Helpline support
"Diabetes Queensland is like my family. I have worked here
for more than three years now and I really enjoy being part of
the customer service team. It is such a busy area,
with hundreds of calls coming through every day. No call is
ever the same and I get a real buzz from being able to help people
find the information and support they need."
Kathryn Kirchner - Dietitan and Exercise Physiologist
"My role at Diabetes Queensland never really feels like 'work'.
Each day I look forward to collaborating within a team which
passionately seeks to improve the health and wellness of all people
living with diabetes. I enjoy bringing my knowledge of food and
exercise together to teach and motivate people to live a long,
healthy and happy life."
Fleur Cross - Credentialled Diabetes
"As someone with a strong family history, I have always been
passionate about supporting people living with diabetes.
Being able to meet people, hear their stories and empower them with
trusted and accurate information to take charge of their well-being
is the best part of my job."
Join now and become a part of the Queensland diabetes community.
To become a member, call our Helpline on 1300 136 588 or to join
online now, click here.