The Diabetes Association of Trinidad and Tobago was founded on July 2, 1988 and was incorporated by an Act of Parliment (Act No. 15 of 1989) as a charitable, voluntary, community organization. Currently they have twenty three branches throughout Trinidad & Tobago.
To promote interest in and education about Diabetes Mellitus and associated diseases.
2To provide a forum for discussion of the special problems of diabetes in Trinidad and Tobago.
To promote a general awareness among the population at risk.
To encourage all to adopt a healthy lifestyle as a preventative measure.
To collaborate with institutions, national, regional and international with similar interests.