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volunteers

Volunteers’ Week runs from 1 – 7 June every year, and once again we’re well into the swing of celebrating the work that volunteers do here at Diabetes UK. It’s easy to talk about the huge difference volunteers make to our cause because the list is endless and wide ranging. Words like ‘amazing’, ‘incredible’, ‘wonderful’ and…

Tweet Share Autumn is always our busy time but particularly this year. Went to all three Political Party Conferences to lobby for people with diabetes and to get higher priority for diabetes care – we need a medal for doing all three! Also had a useful weekend comparing notes with our International Diabetes Federation colleagues…

Tweet Share Since my last blog on 15 September, I have had a particularly busy but incredibly enjoyable and fulfilling time. Whatever function I have been to, I have marvelled at the work of our wonderful and ever-increasing band of volunteers, particularly at their enthusiasm to become even more involved, with for instance Diabetes Watch…