Diabetes UK is the leading charity that cares for, connects with and campaigns on behalf of every person affected by or at risk of diabetes. It provides information, advocacy, help and peer support, so people with diabetes can manage their condition effectively. It is one of the largest funders of diabetes research in the UK
The Diabetes Customer Service Centre is a dedicated diabetes helpline for all people with diabetes, their friends, family, carers and healthcare professionals. The confidential helpline is staffed by professional counsellors who have extensive knowledge of diabetes. They can provide information about the condition, take the time to talk things through and explore emotional, social, psychological or practical difficulties.
Diabetes UK Eastern oversees regional activities. There are local support groups in North Norfolk, Watton, King's Lynn and Wisbech.