Diabetes Christchurch Welcomes all members to come along and meet fellow people with Diabetes at one of our regular support group meetings.


  • Lee & Janice’s Group

Are you 55 or older and wish to meet a fun group of other People with Diabetes? Group is a mixture of Type 1 and Type 2, Men and Women and even some friends.  Get togethers are held on the last Friday afternoon of every month to participate in activities such as movie days, lunches and sometimes welcoming the odd speaker.


  • Rangiora Support Group

Group of North Canterbury people with Diabetes getting together for afternoon tea on the second Tuesday of every month. If you are wishing to attend we do ask for a donation towards the hall hire and raffle.


  • Lyttleton Harbour Group

Group of Lyttleton Local People with Diabetes who meet monthly.


  • Mums with Diabetes Group

Juggling a new baby or toddler and Diabetes? Then this is the group for you. Come along on the last Monday of every month for morning tea, a chat and a chance for the kids to play.


  • In the middle Group

We are currently working on the group for Type 1’s between the ages of 25 – 55, if you are interested in getting together for a chat and the odd activity out of work hours, have ideas or want to be part of the development of this group please get in contact with Terrina by calling the society Tuesday – Thursday or emailing terrina.charles@cdhb.health.nz


  • Other Ideas

 Would you like to start your own support or activity group? We are always happy to help members get together to support each other and make new friends. We are happy to contact other members on your behalf to get you started and promote your group on this page, in our events calendar and on Facebook. So why not get in contact and get your group started.





Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Apr 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Janice and Lee’s Support Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm


August Meeting
For our August meeting we are pleased to welcome Maureen Watkins – speaking on her experiences working on various radio stations.

Start time is 1:30pm


Mums with Diabetes Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am

Come join us for morning tea, a chat and play time for the kids.

Arm Chair Exercise Group @ Diabetes Christchurch
May 4 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Lyttleton Harbour Group
May 7 @ 7:00 pm

Please call Rowena for further details.


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