The Diabetes Academy forum is a supportive online community of people with diabetes and carers of people with diabetes. Whatever the time of day or night, you’ll find this a welcoming place to connect with others sharing the same success and struggles, support each other and signpost each other to relevant information, advice and support. To keep our online community a welcoming, supportive and safe place for carers and former carers, we ask that all members follow our Community Guidelines.
Before posting in the forum, please take a few minutes to read these guidelines.In summary, we ask everyone to:
Be respectful and remember that there is a real person reading your message
Be sensitive to how others may be feeling
Use the forum primarily to give and receive support
Help to make the forum easy to use for other members
Our forum is monitored. Our staff will be looking out for any posts which do not follow the forum guidelines and will remove them if necessary. We cannot guarantee that one of us will be on the forum at all times, but we will respond to any posts or private messages addressed to us as quickly as we can.We highly appreciate if you start your journey on this forum by creating a post introducing yourself. We all want to know your story with diabetes and would like to get exposure on every member on this platform. If you’re not ready to post yet and just want to browse through the topics, that’s absolutely fine.If you experience any technical problems on the forum, or have any other questions or comments, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond to you as quickly as we can. Alternatively you can send your message through the contact form on the home page, but make sure your subject starts with "Forum Query".
Whether you’re new to diabetes, had diabetes for many years, or caring for someone that does, I hope you find the forum to be a welcoming and supportive place to give and receive support on all aspects of caring.Best WishesKhalid KeshtaManaging Director of Diabetes Academy
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