How we help Our wide range of products and services are designed to help you manage your diabetes, whatever support you need. Whether you're looking for insurance, information, or just someone to talk to – we're here to help. Talk to someoneDealing 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. Having someone to talk to can make all the difference Local support groupsDiabetes UK groups offer people living with diabetes a chance to meet and share experiences with others. They are all run by volunteers, and typically meet on a monthly basis Insurance and financeOur insurance products aren't just for people with diabetes – and for every policy sold a donation is made to Diabetes UK at no additional cost to you, helping us to continue our important work Diabetes UK Type 1 EventsIf you want to meet other people living with diabetes, to share and learn in a relaxed and fun environment, then our events for young people, adults and families with diabetes are for you Diabetes UK Advocacy serviceDiabetes UK Advocacy Service provides advocacy to people with diabetes on issues in connection with their diabetes. We also help friends, family and carers acting on behalf of people with diabetes Looking for a more support?Try Learning Zone. It’s a new way to learn about your diabetes, combining our medical knowledge with the experiences of people living with diabetes More from How We Help... In your area Find out about Diabetes UK's activities in your local area Supporting Membership The generosity of our members enables us to fund essential care, services and research to help improve the lives of everyone affected by diabetes Our impact this year Find out about the amazing things we've done throughout 2018 to help achieve our vision of a world where diabetes can do no harm.