An education tool designed to support people living with type 2 diabetes. It is delivered by specially trained DESMOND Educators who assist with self-management by increasing knowledge and understanding of what type 2 diabetes can mean.
For people with Type 2 Diabetes. Provides participants with a one day Desmond education session, an initial assessment and follow up with a Diabetes educator, lifestyle educator and/or dietitian through the Metropolitan Healthy Lifestyle Program.
This service aims to support people with the chronic conditions of diabetes, long term lung disease, heart disease and heart failure
The Program provides care and support for clients at risk of, or diagnosed with chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes, kidney disease, respiratory disease and chronic musculoskeletal conditions
A program that aims to reduce the risk of Diabetes and Coronary Heart Disease and improve management of those with Diabetes, Coronary Heart Disease and Chronic Kidney Disease. Provides participants with an individual assessment, education and review by a Diabetes educator and/or lifestyle educator.
A program that supports GPs in Diabetes care. Provides clients with skills and knowledge on topics such as self-blood glucose monitoring and HbA1c, healthy eating, active lifestyle changes, medication and communicating with their health care team.
Perth Diabetes Care is a patient centred multidisciplinary clinic providing services for people living with all types of diabetes and chronic conditions. Our health professionals use current best practice guidelines and state of the art technology to provide individualised health care and education. Our aim is to support the individual to achieve their health goals.
We tailor the service to individual needs and provide access to a comprehensive team that includes:
- Credentialled Diabetes Educators
- Accredited Practicing Dietitians
- Accredited Exercise Physiologists
- Counselling Psychologist
We also operate a number of mobile clinics across the Perth Metropolitan area as well as a teens and young adults Type 1 clinic located at the Telethon Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre.