There are currently over 4 million people in the UK living with diabetes, including an estimated 1 million people who have diabetes but do not know it. A further 12 million people in the UK are at high risk of getting Type 2 diabetes. We are the UK’s leading diabetes charity that cares for, connects with and campaigns on behalf of every person affected by or at risk of diabetes.
In the south west, we support people through our local, community, children and family groups; raising awareness through presentations and information stalls at community events; and raising funds towards diabetes research.
Whether you can spare an hour a month or a day a week, there are a range of activities that you can take part in to get involved with our work. Take a look at our listed opportunities and apply now!
Know Your Risk events can take place in a variety of settings include market squares and high streets, County Shows, or in-house events for corporate organisations and local businesses. Each event will vary, but generally we will be looking for volunteers to:
Minimum commitment level: Once a month
Start Date: 30-08-2019