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Who we are

We are the UK's leading diabetes charity.

We care for, connect with and campaign alongside and on behalf of all people affected by and at risk of diabetes.

We are diabetes experts

We provide information, advice and support to help people with diabetes manage the condition well, and bring people together for support when it’s needed most.  

We are campaigners

We influence governments, opinion formers, healthcare professionals and health services to ensure that people with diabetes get the standards of care they deserve.

We are researchers

We are the UK’s largest charitable funders of diabetes research and search relentlessly for life-changing breakthroughs that improve diabetes care, treatment and prevention. 

We are fundraisers

We are members and regular donors, trust and corporate supporters, runners, swimmers, mountain climbers, bakers and more – raising vital funds to help fund our work. 

We are volunteers

We are an army of nearly 7,000 individuals and over 250 groups raising awareness, raising funds and making the work of Diabetes UK possible. 

We are healthcare professionals

Together with our network of over 10,000 professional members and diabetes specialists, we share knowledge to improve the lives of people with diabetes.

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