Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Diabetes Victoria is committed to the health and wellbeing of the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community living in Victoria. Diabetes Victoria acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal custodians of the land on which we are located. We pay our respects to them, their culture and their elders past and present.

The Koorie Diabetes Infoline is free for all Victorians. Call 1300 KOORIE (1300 566743).You can call about:

  • National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS)
  • How to look after your diabetes
  • How to prevent type 2 diabetes
  • Healthy eating and diabetes
  • Your rights and diabetes

The Road to Good Health course is a type 2 diabetes prevention program for Aboriginal people and their families.

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There are a number of resources available for Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander communities.

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Diabetes Victoria acknowledges the Traditional Owners of our lands and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.

We strive to reduce the impact of diabetes on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in Victoria.

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