Diabetes Trust


Who are we:

The Manawatu Horowhenua Tararua Diabetes Trust (MHTDT) is the lead provider of diabetes group education in the MidCentral region. Established in 2000, we are a non-profit organisation funded by the MidCentral District Health Board and community donations and grants. Our staff consist of registered nurses, dietitians and youth workers, committed to providing reliable education and support you can trust. 

What we do:

Diabetes Education:
We offer achievable ways to help people (and their families/Whanau) keep healthy and well with diabetes and pre-diabetes in our free of charge education courses.

Diabetes Information Pack:
Designed for people with newly diagnosed diabetes, our information packs help people learn the essentials of diabetes care. 

Youth and Family Support:
We provide opportunities for children, whanau youth and young adults with diabetes and their families to connect and network with each other. 

Advocacy:
We advocate on behalf of families of children with diabetes to help access the care, education and services they need to manage their diabetes. 

For more information on please visit the Diabetes Trust Website
Tel. 06 357 5992