Useful websites

Below are links to a number of useful websites providing information for people living with diabetes or those providing care and support.

Please note that the opinions expressed on these external websites do not necessarily reflect the views of Diabetes NSW & ACT. the links have been provided so you have access to a broad range of Australian international information on the treatment and management of diabetes.

General Information about diabetes

Diabetes Australia

Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group – APEG

The Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society

Western Sydney Diabetes

For Parents and Carers


Diabetes in Schools program

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation – JDRF

Diabetes Education for Health Professionals

Diabetes Qualified

Resources for Health Professionals

Allied Health Professionals

Dietitians Association of Australia

Australian Diabetes Educators Association – ADEA

Australian Dental Association – ADA

Exercise & Sports Science Australia – ESSA

Optometrists Association Australia

The Australian Podiatry Association

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – RACGP

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine – ACRRM

Australian College of Nursing

Australian Practice Nurses Association – APNA

Australian Pharmacy Council

The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia


National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS)

My Health Record

NSW Health

Department of Health and Ageing – DOHA

National Health and Medical Research Council – NHMRC

Health Information

Healthdirect Australia


NPS Medicine Wise

Kidney Health Australia

Heart Foundation

Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol


Diabetes research

Charles Perkins Centre – Sydney University

Joslin Diabetes Centre

Clinical trials

Australian Clinical Trials Note: This is a federal government website that offers easier access to clinical trials of new drugs, treatments and medical procedures.

Healthy eating, GI, food and nutrition

Coeliac NSW and ACT

Glycaemic Index

Glycaemic Index Foundation

Traffic Light Guide to Food

Get Healthy

Exercise and physical activity


Exercise Right

Fitness Australia

Australian Fitness Network

Physical Activity Australia (formerly Kinect)

Mental health – Adult

Beyond Blue

Black Dog Institute

SANE Australia

Lifeline Australia

Head to Health

Mental health – Kids and Teens

Reach Out


Translation and Interpreting Service

TIS National Free telephone interpreter service offered by the Australian Government

International diabetes organisations

International Diabetes Federation – IDF

World Diabetes Federation

International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes – ISPAD

Life for a Child

American Diabetes Association

Canadian Diabetes Association

Beyond Type 1

Diabetes Finland

Diabetes Netherlands

Diabetes UK

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