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

Pictorial guides

The guides have lots of pictures and tips for staying healthy.

The 6 pictorial guides include:
 

 
Healthy eating                   Exercise and diabetes

 
  
 
Managing my diabetes My feet and diabetes

 
  
 
Carbohydrate counting in exchanges Diabetes in pregnancy


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: 1 October 2018