Diabetes pictorial guides, brochures, fact sheets and DVDs are available in a range of languages.
 

Pictorial guides

The guides are available in a range of languages and include culturally appropriate pictures and tips for staying healthy.

The 6 pictorial guides include:
 

Arabic 
  الطعام الصحيالتمارين الرياضية ومرض السكريالتحكم في السكري الذي أعاني منهصحة قدماي ومرض السكري
Chinese (Simplified) 
  健康饮食运动与糖尿病ي控制糖尿病足部与糖尿病
Chinese (Traditional) 
  健康飲食運動與糖尿病控制糖尿病足部與糖尿病
English 
  Healthy eatingExercise and diabetesManaging my diabetes

My feet and diabetes

Carbohydrate counting in exchangesDiabetes in pregnancy
Greek 
  Υγιεινή διατροφήΓυμναστική και διαβήτηςΔιαχείριση του διαβήτη μουΤα πόδια μου και ο διαβήτης
Italian 
  Alimentazione sanaEsercizio fisico e diabeteGestione del diabeteI piedi e il diabete
Karen    
  Healthy Eating   
Vietnamese 
  Ăn uống có lợi cho sức khỏeTập thể dục và bệnh tiểu đườngChăm lo bệnh tiểu đường của tôiBàn chân tôi và bệnh tiểu đường
Arabic
 الطعام الصحيالتمارين الرياضية ومرض السكري
 
 التحكم في السكري الذي أعاني منهصحة قدماي ومرض السكري
Chinese (Simplified)
 健康饮食运动与糖尿病ي
 
 控制糖尿病足部与糖尿病
Chinese (Traditional)
 健康飲食運動與糖尿病
 
 控制糖尿病足部與糖尿病
English
 Healthy eatingExercise and diabetes
 
 Managing my diabetesMy feet and diabetes
 
 Carbohydrate counting in exchangesDiabetes in pregnancy
Greek
 Υγιεινή διατροφήΓυμναστική και διαβήτης
 
 Διαχείριση του διαβήτη μουΤα πόδια μου και ο διαβήτης
Italian
 Alimentazione sanaEsercizio fisico e diabete
 
 Gestione del diabeteI piedi e il diabete
Karen  
 Healthy Eating
Vietnamese
 Ăn uống có lợi cho sức khỏeTập thể dục và bệnh tiểu đường
 
 Chăm lo bệnh tiểu đường của tôiBàn chân tôi và bệnh tiểu đường


You can order the guides from our online shop or call 1300 437 386.

The guides are $1.00 each.

To speak to someone in your language, call 1300 801 164.
 

Prevent type 2 diabetes handout

The handout explains:

  • What is type 2 diabetes
  • Symptoms of type 2 diabetes
  • Prevention of type 2 diabetes

View the Prevent type 2 diabetes handout (PDF).
 

Live well with type 2 diabetes brochure

The brochure explains:

  • How to manage type 2 diabetes
  • Blood glucose levels before and after eating
  • How to keep healthy
  • Getting health checks

View the Live well with type 2 diabetes brochure (PDF).
 

National Diabetes Services Scheme information sheets

The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) has diabetes information sheets available in a range of languages.

Information sheets include:

  • What is diabetes
  • Food choices for people with diabetes
  • Physical activity and diabetes
  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Staying well
  • Medications for type 2 diabetes
  • Sick days and type 2 diabetes
  • Hypoglycaemia and diabetes
  • Insulin and diabetes
  • Depression and diabetes

The information sheets are available in 10 languages. You can view and download the sheets on the NDSS website.
 

Information on gestational diabetes

Gestational diabetes: caring for yourself and your baby booklet (PDF)

This booklet has information on gestational diabetes, how to manage it and where to get help.

Gestational diabetes: life after gestational diabetes booklet (PDF)

This booklet has information to help women who have had gestational diabetes, and their families to stay healthy.

Understanding gestational diabetes DVD

The DVD is available as a 2 disc set.

  • Disc 1 is available in: Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, Turkish, Vietnamese
  • Disc 2 is available in: Bengali , Farsi, English, Khmer, Punjabi, Urdu

Watch disc 2 in our YouTube video:

 

Ordering NDSS resources

You can order all NDSS resources online or phone 1300 136 588. For more information, see the NDSS website.

To speak to someone in your language, call 1300 801 164.
 

Multicultural Diabetes Portal

The Multicultural Diabetes Portal has lots of diabetes resources in a range of languages.

View the Multicultural Diabetes Portal.

📅 Page last updated: 14 July 2019