Diabetes Tasmania is your local diabetes health charity, providing support services around the state to prevent type 2 diabetes and reduce the impact of all types of diabetes for people affected by the condition. Please give generously so we can continue to empower Tasmanians to better health. 

All donations of $2 or more are tax deductible and all money remains in Tasmania.

Pollie Pedal 2015

Pollie Pedal is back next year and it will be our 10th anniversary ride! Next year we will be in the south of the state and a fantastic ride is planned!

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Type One Youth Support Campaign

Support the 500+ Tasmanians aged up to 25 living with type 1 diabetes to live a long and healthy life with a chronic disease.
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13 February 2015 - Tasmanian's Pedal for Prevention and Awareness. Pollie Pedal. Read more.

3 September 2014 - The Case for Action. Read more.

18 September 2014 - Australia's Biggest Bank takes on Australia's biggest health challenge.  Read more.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Study finds type 1 and type 2 diabetes are equally psychologically challenging in young adults.  Read more.


5 December 2014 - National Diabetes Services Scheme Resources Launch.  National Development Programs.  Read more.


8 December 2014 - Australian Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance - Public Health Groups Welcome Launch of Health Star Rating.  Read more.


Current Research Projects around Australia seeking input from people with diabetes.  Click here if you'd like to learn more or possibly be involved in the research or a clinical trial.

Diabetes Tasmania and the NDSS are now visiting residents of the Brighton district in a new partnership with Priceline Pharmacy, Bridgewater.  Free monthly consultation are available with a Dietitian, Diabetes Educator or NDSS Coordinator.  Ph 1300 136 588 for more.