We offer 1 group program for clients with type 2 diabetes:

Please note that these group services are in addition to the five individual allied health services available to eligible patients.

Time 2 Manage Diabetes

Time 2 Manage Diabetes is a five-week group education and exercise program. The group meets for 2 hours each week.

The first hour is an interactive education session with a Credentialled Diabetes Educator or Accredited Practising Dietitian. Education topics include:

  • Basics of diabetes including blood glucose monitoring and the management of hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia
  • Annual cycle of care
  • Healthy eating for diabetes including carbohydrates and glycaemic index, fats, label reading, portion control
  • Weight management

The second hour is a supervised group exercise session, tailored to individual requirements, with one of our physiotherapists.

We deliver this program from Osborne Park, Joondalup and Midland.

To be eligible for type 2 group programs

Clients need to be aged over 18 and have a confirmed diagnosis of type 2 diabetes.

Type 2 diabetes group program cost

There are no fees to attend any of our type 2 group programs.

Referral process for type 2 group programs

GP can refer to the program using a Referral form for Group Allied Health Services under Medicare for patients with type 2 diabetes which can be downloaded here.

Please ensure that you attach a copy of the GP Management Plan with the referral.

Contact information:

Phone: (08) 9201 0044
Fax: (08) 9201 0033
Email: mdp@blackswanhealth.com.au


The Healthy Lifestyle Program is provided by Black Swan Health in partnership with the State Government through the Department of Health WA.