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Dealing with diabetes can be daunting, whether you’re newly diagnosed, an old hand, or even if it's someone you know who has the condition. You may be looking for information, advice, or just a bit of a chat; having someone to talk to can make all the difference.

These are some of the ways you can get in touch with us

  • Careline

    The Diabetes UK Careline is a dedicated diabetes helpline for all people with diabetes, their friends, family, carers and healthcare professionals

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  • Diabetes UK local groups

    Local diabetes support groups offer people living with diabetes a chance to share experiences, while providing essential guidance on all aspects of diabetes. Groups are run entirely by local volunteers

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  • Online communities

    Our online communities let you chat and discuss issues with other supporters, watch and comment on our videos, upload your photos, and discover more about our information and activities

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  • Peer Support: talk to someone with diabetes

    Sometimes you need support from someone who knows exactly what you’re going through. Our Peer Support network connects people living with diabetes, and offers to share info, experience and support

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  • Type 2 Together

    Type 2 Together is a service offering people quality, local peer support that helps them to better manage their condition.

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