Established in 1980, Healthy Living NT is the trading name of the Diabetes Association of the NT Inc. We are a charitable, independent, member based, organisation for people diagnosed with diabetes and related conditions. As a consumer based organisation, we are managed by a voluntary board and are committed to the well being of all people diagnosed with diabetes, heart disease and related chronic conditions.
The Diabetes Association of the NT is a member of the Good Health Alliance NT (GHANT), a partnership of Northern Territory chronic disease non-government organisations. We also maintain close relationships with State and Territory Diabetes Organisations around Australia.
We seek to make a positive difference to the lives of people affected by diabetes, heart disease and related chronic conditions through the key focus areas of: prevention, early detection and appropriate management. We provide information, support, education and products to all people living with diabetes and heart disease in the Northern Territory.
Healthy Living NT is the Northern Territory agent for the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS), delivering these services as part of the national contract with the Commonwealth Government held by Diabetes Australia Ltd. Healthy Living NT also delivers diabetes education and cardiac rehabilitation services funded by the Northern Territory Government and the NT Medicare Local.
Healthy Living NT is committed to working for the interests of people diagnosed with diabetes, heart disease and related chronic conditions living in the Northern Territory and to the provision of high quality services to our members and clients.