The Diabetes Education service supports you to gain the knowledge you need to manage your diabetes properly. We work with people who are at risk of developing diabetes or who have pre-diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, and Type 1 Diabetes as well as the family and carers of people with diabetes.
Living with diabetes or preventing diabetes when you’re at high risk shouldn’t be scary.
cohealth diabetes education nurses can help your with:
We help people with diabetes and their carers to better understand how to manage their diabetes and stay healthy by talking about:
We also run a series of Diabetes Support groups once a month in the following languages:
Our service is available to anyone at risk of diabetes or has diabetes.
Contact a cohealth location to request an appointment. There are also daily emergency appointments available.
Please note that people with newly diagnosed Type 1 and gestational diabetes are managed in a hospital setting.
The cost depends on your income. There are different income ranges for individuals and groups. You can learn more on our fees page, or call us to find out more.
GP’s and health professionals can refer a client using our online referral form.Refer a Client
cohealth is a not-for-profit community health organisation. We provide essential health and support services in Melbourne’s CBD, and northern and western suburbs.