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Founded in 1965, Diabetes WA is the peak body and voice of diabetes in Western Australia.
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Welcome to Diabetes WA

Here for your health journey


A condition where your blood glucose levels are higher than normal, but not high enough for you to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.


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Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune condition in which the immune system destroys healthy cells in the pancreas and stops it from producing insulin.


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Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a progressive condition where the body does still produce some insulin, but it is either ineffective or there is not enough of it.


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Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes mellitus is a form of diabetes that occurs during pregnancy and usually goes away after the baby is born.


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What’s on

We always have a variety of information sessions that are being conducted on a regular basis for people living with diabetes or supporters of them. These regular sessions include Connect With Diabetes, DESMOND, Advanced Pumping, Living with Insulin, Ready Set Go – Let’s Move and a range of our ‘Smart’ programs (MedSmart, MeterSmart, FootSmart, ShopSmart, Classroom ShopSmart and CarbSmart).


If an event appears crossed out, it is booked out already. In that case, please book in an alternative event that suits you.


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thu19jul8:45 amthu4:30 pmDESMOND (Armadale)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Armadale

thu19jul8:45 amthu4:30 pmDESMOND (Donnybrook)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Donnybrook

thu19jul9:15 amthu12:30 pmReady Set Go - Let's Move (Joondalup)9:15 am - 12:30 pm Joondalup

mon23jul8:45 ammon4:30 pmDESMOND (Melville)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Melville

mon23jul8:45 ammon4:30 pmDESMOND (Geraldton)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Geraldton

tue24jul1:45 pmtue4:00 pmClassroom ShopSmart (Armadale)1:45 pm - 4:00 pm Armadale

wed25jul8:45 amwed4:30 pmDESMOND (Northam)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Northam

wed25jul1:45 pmwed4:00 pmMedSmart (Helena Valley)1:45 pm - 4:00 pm Helena Valley

fri27jul9:15 amfri12:30 pmCarbSmart (Ellenbrook)9:15 am - 12:30 pm Ellenbrook

sat28jul8:45 amsat4:30 pmDESMOND (Belmont)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Belmont

tue31jul8:45 amtue4:30 pmDESMOND (Cranbrook)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Cranbrook

tue31jul8:45 amtue4:30 pmDESMOND (Narrogin)8:45 am - 4:30 pm Narrogin

tue31jul9:00 amtue4:00 pmDESMOND (Broome) - Expression of Interest (EOI)9:00 am - 4:00 pm Broome