Diabetes WA also offers a range of other services including self-management programs for people who have been diagnosed with Diabetes.
TYPE 2 WORKSHOPS
Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND) is a free, collaborative workshop for people living with type 2 diabetes. DESMOND provides you with a welcoming and non-judgemental space where you can plan how you would like to manage your diabetes.
For more information about DESMOND click here.
The SMART programs are a range of short group education workshops designed to help you better manage your diabetes.
Workshops topics include:
These programs are suitable for people living with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes and are delivered in a group education style format.
For more information about the SMART workshops click here.
Diabetes WA runs the Diabetes WA Information and Advice Line (DIAL). It is a confidential service via which people living with diabetes can seek assistance from a qualified and credentialed diabetes educator.
The service can be accessed between 8:30am and 4:30pm weekdays by calling 1300 136 588. Alternatively, people are also welcome to email a diabetes educator for a confidential response at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about DIAL click here.