Managing Diabetes

Working proactively to improve the day-to-day lives of people living with diabetes, Diabetes NSW & ACT provide much-needed information and support. They have answered some of the most frequently asked questions about diabetes.

Emerald Rotary | Serving the Community

Rotary Australia, the localised arm of the international organisation, has flourished with over 1100 clubs across the country. Rotarians work hard to ensure that their efforts stick to the organisation’s simple motto of ‘service before self’.

Lithgow Area Women’s Shed

The aim of the Lithgow Area Women’s Shed (LAWS) is to ‘provide a place where all women in the Lithgow area are welcome to come and join us’ and a strong emphasis is on ‘building women’.

Kelso Indigenous Diabetes Clinic

Marathon Health Indigenous Chronic Disease Clinic in Kelso, NSW, is a multidisciplinary clinic providing a range of health services to Indigenous patients. The clinic, funded through the Rural Doctor’s Network, has been serving the community for seven years and has 100 active clients at any given time.

Here for Hearts

Through the ‘Here for Hearts Program’, Westfund and the Defibshop have helped bring AEDs (Automated External Defibrillators) to a range of community and sporting organisations and schools across Queensland and NSW. Here for Hearts is now a cornerstone of Westfund’s Community Grants Program, continuing to improve AED access and awareness.

Rockhampton Riding for the Disabled

Rockhampton Riding for the Disabled are a not-for-profit organisation who focus on the therapeutic benefits of horse riding.

Their approach allows riders to build skills, teamwork and confidence, while focussing on the most important thing – fun.