Co-founded by H.G. Wells
Diabetes UK membership
Diabetes UK also carries the torch for diabetics when it comes to campaigning and lobbying the government to increase care standards and quality of life.
The charity also provides everyday, practical support to diabetics in the management of their disease.
Each year, Diabetes UK sets the agenda for Diabetes Week. For 2010, Diabetes UK has dedicated Diabetes Awareness Week to:
- Dispelling the myths around diabetes
- Raising awareness of the importance of healthy lifestyle
Note: Diabetes.co.uk is not the same as Diabetes.org.uk. To donate to Diabetes UK, see below.
Diabetes UK Careline
Diabetes UK also operate the Diabetes Careline, based in Scotland.