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  is under development and will be featuring Hotel Breaks, Wearable Fitness Devices, Recipe Books, Leisure Centre Membership.

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Our informed staff cover our HELPLINE, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm and we took almost 6000 calls in 2016 from members and non-members. We employ medical staff and are equipped to deal with medical queries.  Lo-call 1850 909 909


Mag collage In an era of increasing motor insurance premiums, don’t forget to contact Zurich for a quote when renewing your private motor car insurance policy.  Our scheme with Zurich is proving good value for a lot of members with not having to provide a medical report stating your fitness to drive being an additional money saver. So be sure to ring 1890 161 162 for an instant quote for comparison with your current premium. We have also linked with DeCare Dental to provide a dental care insurance plan for members. Further information on this is available from our insurance broker, ERM, on 01 8454361   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.


As a member you, and/or your child/teenager get priority notice to some events and are made aware of all Diabetes events in Ireland. We organise activities for children and they get to meet other children of a similar age with diabetes, along with their parents. We run a  Sweet Pea Kidz Club .

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.

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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.



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


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. If you want to donate additional monies, please indicate the additional amount in the next section
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