You are eligible for full membership at Diabetes Victoria if you:
- Are over the age of 26
- Do not hold a concession card
You are eligible for concession membership at Diabetes Victoria if you:
- Hold a valid concession card
- Are aged 22-25
- Are aged 65 or over
"At 84 years 'young' and after 27 years of living with type 2 diabetes, I find that there is still a lot to learn about my diabetes self-management. My advice is to get personally involved in your own self-management, and make it that much easier on yourself!" - Reg Monash, member since 1999.
You are eligible for family membership at Diabetes Victoria if you have more than one individual living with diabetes in your household.
Health professional membership
You are eligible for health professional membership at Diabetes Victoria if you are a health professional; e.g. dietitian, general practitioner, diabetes nurse educator, endocrinologist.
Health professional membership with Diabetes Victoria comes with the following additional benefits:
- Gwen Scott Grant, applications only open to health professional members
- Discounted attendance at our health professional events and workshops
- Diabetes Management Journal - online access to the quarterly peer-reviewed health professional publication
Kids and Teens membership
You are eligible for complimentary kids and teens membership at Diabetes Victoria if you are aged 21 or younger. You are automatically given this free membership when you are diagnosed with diabetes and registered with the NDSS.
"Whether it's being able to phone an advocate to discuss an issue happening at your child's school, attend an information session, or watch your child gain confidence and feel less alone after going to a camp. The work Diabetes Victoria do is so important, and really can help on a practical basis." - Tia Snoek, mother of member Leila (aged 6)
Find out more about the benefits of becoming a member of Diabetes Victoria.
📅 Page last updated: 28 August 2017