For over 50 years Diabetes NZ Auckland Branch has been providing support to those living with diabetes, promoting wellness and preventing diabetes where possible. The Auckland Branch team is dedicated in its mission to raise awareness of diabetes to support wellness / hauora for all Aucklanders.
The Auckland Branch team provides community health promotion, education and awareness through mobile diabetes awareness services, membership services, support groups and diabetes supplies. The Auckland Branch also act as an advocate and speak to employers, health professionals, local and national government on behalf of people with diabetes or people at risk of diabetes.
In October 2012, Diabetes Auckland Inc became a branch of Diabetes New Zealand. In order to support our own region, the Auckland Branch has developed a model that reflects Diabetes New Zealand’s strategic direction while incorporating the unique cultural diversity of our Auckland region.