Cyprus Diabetic Association


Organizational Information

PO Box 25306
1308 Nicosia
Tel +357-22-669540

Membership Information

Founded in 1979

16000 Members in 2016


6 part time employees and 100 volunteers

Member of IDF since 1982



The Cyprus Diabetic Association (CDA) was established  in 1979. Since that time the Association is trying to fight diabetes with all weapons they have in their hands.  Their efforts are mainly focussed on public awareness education, free medical treatment and medication for all types of diabetes.

They give special attention to type 1 diabetes ie the insulin dependent persons. 
The the head offices are located in Nicosia with branches in all towns.

Main Focus

  • To generate public awareness
  • To support people with diabetes



The Association usually organisse all over the year lectures with doctors, clinical dieticians,  podiatrists, psychologists etc. They have organised the school of diabetes giving support to all people with diabetes.  They are also organising educational camps usually during the summer.
Many other activities are made to support all people of the island not only people with diabetes.  Their efforts are to organise discussions through the Mass media to protect all people. 

Young Leaders in Diabetes

Antonis represents the Cyprus Diabetic Association in the Young Leaders in Diabetes Programme (YLD).

Read more about him and about the YLD programme here


Publications & Newsletters

The Association publishes a lot of booklets on diabetes which are given free of charge.


Message from the President

Mr Stravros Michael 



Cyprus country information


IDF Members in Europe