All of our campaigns work is dependent on your support. When we work alongside people with diabetes in Wales, we can get things changed for the better.
Here are some of our current campaigns and information on how you can get involved.
Join our network of campaigners – Diabetes Voices
Our Diabetes Voices help us make a difference by campaigning and influencing key decision makers and service providers in Wales to make sure every person with diabetes gets the best treatment and services.
Attend a Cross-Party Group meeting
Come and meet us, Health Care Professionals and Assembly Members from across Wales to provide practical feedback on your diabetes services and the issues that affect you.
Education Campaign - "Taking Control"
Diabetes UK’s newTaking Control campaignwants to make sure that everyone with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes is given the chance to learn about their diabetes. 9 out of 10 people feel more confident managing their diabetes after going on a course.
Looking after your feet - "Putting Feet First"
Making sure you get an annual foot check and speedy referral to the right specialist if you have a problem is really important.
Find outhow you can help us make sure everyone in Wales gets a first class service.
Your Essential Checks – “15 Healthcare Essentials”
Have you had all of your annual diabetes checks? Make sure you get all of the checks you need to stay well.
Help uspromote the campaign to make big improvements for others living with diabetes in Wales who aren’t getting their checks.
Children’s Campaign – “Make The Grade”
Help usmake practical improvements to diabetes care for the 1,400 children with Type 1 in Wales. We want to make sure that people are aware of the symptoms of Type 1 diabetes and that children with diabetes are getting the checks they need and the right support when they are in school.
Start your own campaign
Is there an issue you feel passionately about that isn’t covered in one of our current campaigns? We can give you all the support and advice you need tostart your own campaign.