Diabetes education


Who is eligible?

Anyone aged 18 and over that:

  • Has Type 1, Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in the adult or Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
  • Has impaired glucose tolerance.
  • Needs pre-diabetes education.
  • Has post gestational diabetes.

Who is ineligible?

A person is ineligible if they:

  • Are under 18 years of age – refer to Royal Children's Hospital on (03) 9345 5522.
  • Have had an unplanned hospital presentation in the last 12 months and has unstable diabetes – refer to Cardiac and Respiratory Support.
  • Need support with management of gestational diabetes or are pregnant and has diabetes – refer to Royal Women's Hospital on (03) 8345 2000. 


A home visit will only be considered if a person is unable to attend any community appointments and live in Moreland.

How to refer

  1. Complete our patient referral form.
  2. Fax or email the completed form.

Fax: 03 9495 2599
Email: service.access@merrihealth.org.au