Diabetes Education

The diabetes educator is a nurse who can help you manage your diabetes. They are experts in managing diabetes and can talk to you about treatment, healthy eating, blood sugar testing and other ways to best manage your diabetes.

Language speakers can be arranged to support you during your appointment.

Any Congress client with diabetes can see a diabetes educator.

Young people, women who are pregnant and women who are considering pregnancy should make an appointment.


Diabetes educators work at town clinics on the following days:

Gap Clinic – Tuesdays and Thursday

Larapinta Clinic – Monday

Sadadeen Clinic – Wednesday

Northside Clinic – Thursday

Alukura – Wednesday

Call 1800 142 900 or your clinic to make an appointment.

Telehealth appointments are also available.


Every two months Diabetes Educators visit Amoonguna, Amplilatwatja, Mutitjulu, Ntaria, Pintupi, Santa Teresa, Urapuntja and Utju. 

Call your clinic to find out when the Diabetes Educators are visiting your community.

Telehealth appointments are also available.

Transport can be provided to and from your appointment. Please let us know at the time of booking your appointment.

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Gap Clinic is no longer opening on Sundays or Public Holidays

The Mparntwe Urgent Care Clinic is open every day for any person with an urgent but not life-threatening illness and injury. Walk ins only.

 Visit the UCC website for more information.

In an emergency, always call 000.