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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

  • Diabetes UK Helpline

    Specialist information and advice on all aspects of living with diabetes. You can get in touch for answers, support or just to talk to someone who knows about diabetes

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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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  • Peer Support Groups

    Meet other local people living with diabetes and support each other, in relaxed and informal sessions, facilitated by trained volunteer Peer Support Facilitators who have diabetes themselves.

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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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