Fundraising Events

The group raises funds for local use for the benefit of children as well as adults. We also contribute to Diabetes UK funds for Research and Care events for children, young people and families. Upcoming events are as follows...

Saturday 6th July 2019
Easy Sponsored Walk
in Morden Hall Park, 2.30 pm

Monday 26th August 2019
A stall at the Environmental Fair,
Carshalton Park, 10.30 am - 6 pm

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to help.

Daytime meetings

You are very welcome to attend our group meetings. We usually meet on the 2nd Thursday every two months between 2:30 and 4pm at the Good Shepherd Church Hall in Carshalton Beeches. Presentations are given by healthcare professionals on a variety of subjects, with opportunities to ask questions and meet other people who have diabetes.

Upcoming Meetings

AFTERNOON MEETINGS ARE ON THURSDAYS AT
THE GOOD SHEPHERD CHURCH HALL,
QUEEN MARY'S AVENUE,
CARSHALTON BEECHES, SM5 4NP


10th January 2019 2.30pm:
Short AGM + Talk about
the work of Diabetes UK
by David Cronin + Sara Bacon

14th March 2019 2.30pm:
MEETING CANCELLED

9th May 2019 2.30pm:
Talk and question time about
the Psychological impact
of living with Diabetes
by Dr. Russell Jacob, Clinical Psychologist

11th July 2019 2.30pm:
Talk about Eye Care with Diabetes
by Edward Lee,
Consultant Ophthalmologist

12th September 2019 2.30pm:
Talk by Abdool Nayeck Diabetes Specialist Dietitian

14th November 2019 2.30pm:
(to be confirmed)

When?

2nd Thursday every two months (see dates above), from 2:30pm - 4pm

Where?

Good Shepherd Church Hall
Queen Mary's Avenue
Carshalton Beeches SM5 4NP

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Evening meetings

We also hold evening group meetings to accommodate those that cannot make our daytime meetings. They are held on the 3rd Thursday bi-monthly at 7:30pm at The Friends Meeting House in Cedar Road, Sutton. Presentations are given by healthcare professionals on a variety of diabetes related subjects, with opportunities to ask questions and meet other people who have diabetes.

Upcoming Meetings

EVENING MEETINGS ARE ON THURSDAYS AT
THE FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE,
10 CEDAR ROAD, SUTTON SM2 5DA


17th January 2019 7.30pm:
Talk + questions time with Sue Hamilton
Diabetes Specialist Nurse

21st March 2019 7.30pm:
MEETING CANCELLED

16th May 2019 7.30pm:
Talk about Foot Care
by Rachael Skipsey, Podiatrist

18th July 2019 7.30pm:
Talk about Diabetes Research
by Dr. Hannah Jennings,
Researcher at UCL Institute for Global Health

19th September 2019 7.30pm:
Talk about Healthy Eating with Diabetes
by Samshad Emmambux
Diabetes Specialist Dietitian

21st November 2019 7.30pm:
(to be confirmed)

When?

Thursday evenings (see dates above), 7:30pm - 9pm

Where?

The Friends Meeting House
10 Cedar Road
Sutton SM2 5DA

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All our meetings are FREE to attend, but we welcome donations to Diabetes UK, to cover tea and coffee or towards the cost of providing these meetings.

Please get in touch for more information.


Contact

Requests for further information and membership enquiries can be made through our Contact page