Know Your Risk Roadshow
We will be supporting the Diabetes Professional Conference in March 2017 with a Know Your Risk Roadshow. Everyone is welcome to come along to the roadshow and find out their risk or get more information about diabetes.
Location: Queen Victoria Statue, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester, M1 1RG
Date: 8–9 March 2017
We’ll be providing information about reducing your risk of developing Type 2 diabetes through a healthy lifestyle. On the day activities include finding out your risk of Type 2 diabetes, a physical activity area, and a dietitian's marquee where you can ask for advice and grab yourself a piece of free fruit.
If you would like more information please contact the Prevention team at email@example.com. Can’t make it? You can also find out your risk using our online tool.
2016 Roadshow results
The Diabetes UK Know Your Risk Roadshow 2016 was a huge success; thank you to everyone who came aboard and got involved. With the support of our amazing regional teams and fantastic volunteers we delivered 168 roadshow days across the United Kingdom.
A massive 15,426 people found out their risk of Type 2 diabetes, which helped to increase understanding of the risk factors and symptoms of Type 2 diabetes. We also referred over 8,100 people who were at ‘high’ or ‘moderate’ risk of having diabetes to their GP for further tests.
Our volunteers and staff provided superb supporting; answering questions and discussing their own experiences living with the condition.
If you have any questions or would like any more information Know Your Risk, please do not hesitate to contact the Prevention team by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or telephone 0345 123 2399* and ask for the Prevention team.
*Calls to 0345 numbers cost no more than calls to geographic (01 and 02) numbers and must be included in inclusive minutes on mobile phones and discount schemes. Calls from landlines are typically charged between 2p and 10p per minute while calls from mobiles typically cost between 10p and 40p per minute. Calls from landlines and mobiles to 0345 numbers are included in free call packages.
Calls may be recorded for quality and training purposes.