Diabetes in Motion

Our group exercise and lifestyle program for the prevention and management of type 2 diabetes.

Diabetes in Motion is specifically tailored for people diagnosed or at risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes.

The program is fully funded by Medicare if you are eligible for ‘Group Allied Health Services under Medicare for patients with Type 2 Diabetes.

It consists of:

  • 1 initial one-on-one health assessment
  • 8 supervised group exercise sessions including dietary and diabetic education
  • Ongoing monitoring and take-home exercise program

Some benefits of physical activity for Type 2 Diabetes include:

  • Improved blood glucose management
  • Prevention or delay of the onset of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Improved mental health and well being
  • Reduced risk of cardiovascular disease

How to get started:

  • Speak to your doctor to arrange a referral for Diabetes in Motion through ‘Group Allied Health Services under Medicare for patients with Type 2 Diabetes’.

If you would like to attend Diabetes in Motion but do not have a referral from your doctor, your Private Health fund may cover the cost of the program.