Following the announcement of social distancing recommendations to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, group-based face-to-face delivery of programmes is no longer in line with government advice. As such, group-based face-to-face services will stop from Friday 20 March 2020.

If you are a patient with Type 2 diabetes we have digital programmes available for example Oviva and Second Nature - book here

If you have been referred for Diabetes Education by your GP and still want a face to face course, you will be held in a waiting list. We will contact you again once face to face courses resume.

If you're not sure how digital courses work, call us on 020 3474 5500

Need help? Call us on 020 3474 5500

NHS South London Diabetes Education Booking Service

A new and easy way to access diabetes education in south London

Living with Diabetes during the Covid-19 Outbreak: Top Tips

The Covid-19 pandemic is a time of uncertainty for all of us. The restrictions around social distancing are important to keep us safe. At the same time, we recognise that they can also have an impact on our physical and mental health...

New Mental Health App

Living with Diabetes can sometimes be challenging and knowing where to turn for support with your daily wellbeing is key. As well as attending a Diabetes Education programme, there are a number of other ways you can get support for your overall wellbeing. The My Possible Self questionnaire will help you identify areas that you may need a little help with, for example - excessive stress or high levels of anxiety often associated with managing your Diabetes. The app will suggest modules and activities that help you tackle these areas.

UPDATED: Can’t get to your Type 1 diabetes programme because of COVID-19?

Why not take this opportunity to learn more about your diabetes whilst at home, why not try MyType1 Diabetes or BERTIE Online. Both courses are free diabetes education course for people with Type 1 diabetes that has lots of useful information to help you understand and manage insulin doses compared to carbohydrate intake and live life on a day to day basis. It’s easy and on your phone, tablet or PC.

Am I getting the education that I need to manage my diabetes?

People with diabetes need effective patient education to enable them to manage their diabetes on a day-to-day basis.

Looking to boost your diabetes education

“Whilst I was a little apprehensive about going to a group course, I found hearing about diabetes with others who were like me was really helpful. Lots of what I learnt I was able to do straight away. I’m so glad I went. ”

Working in conjunction with 12 NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups in south London

  • Bexley
  • Bromley
  • Croydon
  • Greenwich
  • Kingston
  • Lambeth
  • Lewisham
  • Merton
  • Richmond
  • Southwark
  • Sutton
  • Wandsworth