Diabetes care during Covid-19

Sick Day Rules for Type 1 Diabetes

  What to do when you are ill - Type1


 Sick Day Rules for Type 2 Diabetes

 What to do when you are ill - Type 2



General Information relating to Type 1 and 2 Diabetes

 Diabetes UK website: https://www.diabetes.org.uk/

  How to manage low blood sugar


NHS Diabetes Advice Helpline

NHS England and NHS Improvement have launched a new helpline in response to disruption to normal diabetes services due to the COVID-19 pandemic and response.   

The service is for adults living with diabetes who use insulin to manage their condition and require immediate clinical advice.

Whether you or a member of your household have caught the virus, or routine care has been disrupted, the helpline is available for immediate clinical advice to help you understand how to effectively manage their diabetes. 

You can access NHS Diabetes Advice via Diabetes UK's support line on 0345 123 2399 Monday-Friday from 9am-6pm



Diabetes information in different languages

If you need diabetes information in a different language, please click here 

The available languages are:  Arabic (ar), Hindi (hi), Nepali (ne), Romanian (ro), Simplified Chinese (China) (zh-ch), Somali (so), Traditional Chinese (Hong Kong) (zh-hk), Urdu (ur), Polish (pl), Bengali (bn), Punjabi (India) (pa) and Turkish (tr)


Diabetes UK Virtual Events 

click here for the calendar of events for the South East

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