Campaigning for change
Diabetes Scotland campaigns to make sure diabetes is kept high on the political agenda. We lobby for improvements and raise awareness of diabetes and issues which affect people living with the condition through activity in the Scottish Parliament.
Our Diabetes Voices page lists many opportunities for you to make your voice heard.
We also act as the secretariat to the Diabetes Cross-Party Group, which is open to everyone. Feel free to come along and share your experiences of living with diabetes.
National standard for diabetes care that includes emotional support
As part of a UK wide campaign, we're calling for emotional support to be part of routine diabetes care in Scotland. Find out our recommendations and examples of best practice in Scotland on our campaign page.
Non-Communicable Diseases Prevention Coalition
We have partnered with charities across Scotland to campaign for public health interventions to support people to live healthier lives. We want to reduce the incidence on non-communicable diseases including type 2 diabetes, cancer, stroke and heart disease.