Our work through numbers

Diabetes UK in your area

Enter your postcode to find...

  • Regional contact information
  • Your local support groups
  • News and activities near you

Regional office

Local support groups

Latest news


500 people with diabetes die prematurely every week

Our new analysis has shown that 500 people living with diabetes die prematurely every week in England and Wales, with many of these deaths being caused by avoidable complications.

Blogs and stories


"When doctors said my pancreas was working again, it felt fantastic"

I was 59 when I was told I had Type 2 diabetes. It came at a difficult time – just months after I’d had a heart attack in 2011.


“If it wasn’t for my mum, I would have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes by now”

Seeing his mum struggle to manage her Type 2 diabetes pushed Phylex, 44, to warn others about the risks of developing it. Now a Diabetes UK Community Champion, he educates fellow bus drivers on the importance of eating well and keeping active to reduce their risk of Type 2 diabetes and other heal

Brand Icons/Telephone check - FontAwesome icons/tick icons/uk