Membership Benefits

Yearly Membership Rates

Full rate      €30                Student/S Citizen      €20
Family         €35                *Premium                      €60

(*Premium membership includes a monthly draw and in 2016, one member each month won €800 cash. Cash price may vary in amount depending on overall membership numbers) 

We are speaking to providers of services and products that we believe can be useful to people living with diabetes  to manage their condition or prevent Type 2 diabetes.  MEMBERS ONLY area (currently under development) 

Our informed staff cover our HELPLINEMon-Fri 9am-5pm and we took almost 6000 calls in 2016 from members and non-members. We employ medical staff.  Lo-call 1850 909 909

Mag collageERM Brokers & Zurich Insurance provide a competitive, preferential car insurance rate to Diabetes Ireland members when you quote your membership number.  PRICE CHECK against other Insurers. Also as a Diabetes Ireland member, you do not need a “fitness to drive” certificate from your GP. Telephone 1890 161 162  Also enquire about your Travel Insurance Travel Insurance. Pre-existing conditions, of which diabetes is one, are NOT covered under standard policies.  Tel Grainne, ERM Brokers 01 845 4361.


We are stronger as a community. As a member you, and/or your child get priority notice to some events and are made aware of all Diabetes events in Ireland. We organise activities for children so they get to meet to chat along with parents. We organise conferences for Health Care Professionals so that the best standards of care is provided for you\

Members receive a  discount on appointments in our Care Centres in Dublin & Cork.   Dublin 1850 909 909 and Cork 021 427 4229

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We produce a full colour ‘good read’ magazine 4 times a year that provides updates on all diabetes-related issues. We produce a wide range of online and hard copy literature for distribution in hospitals, GP surgeries and all public meetings, screenings and events.

Knowledge – you receive an information pack when you become a member with books, online learning videos and leaflets on diabetes, healthy eating, reading labels and more.

justive image smallerAdvocacy – we fight for a better experience for members. Our CEO and Head of Health Promotions have 18 years experience with Diabetes Ireland and fight your corner on every front.


And there are another few reasons…..

  • We support local volunteers and facilitate their fund raising activities every way we can. Our grassroots system is vitally important as they are on the ground in all areas throughout Ireland
  • For young children and adolescents there is an opportunity to meet their peers at events like our teen activity day and our Sweet Pea Kidz Club days out
  • But most importantly, WE NEED YOU to add your support to our effort as there is strength in numbers!

*To include Sweetpea Kidz Club membership in your Diabetes Ireland membership please take out a family membership and fill in you child’s name and date of birth in the form below.

Yearly Membership Rates

Full rate      €30                Student/S Citizen      €20

Family         €35                Premium                      €60

Membership Application

  • Please enter the child's name for family memberships
  • this field is for a second diabetes member in same family
    Please choose a membership option that suits you
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