About us

The group aims to fulfill the following functions in South Fylde (generally, post codes FY8 and PR4):- 

  • To care for, support, and, if possible, improve the lives of people with diabetes, their carers, families and friends.
  • To provide literature and information which can help people come to terms and better understand their diabetes.
  • To arrange talks by medical professionals followed by informal “question and answer” sessions.
  • To provide companionship.
  • To raise funds for diabetes research.
  • To publicise diabetes in the local community, and campaign for the highest standards of care from GPs and the Local Area Health Authorities.