Vision and Values

ADEA stands for professionalism, innovation, relevance and personalisation in all that we do. We recognise the rights of those affected by the risk of diabetes, their carers, and their families, and always act to meet individual needs and concerns.

Our Vision

Transforming lives through excellence in diabetes education

Our Mission

The mission of ADEA is to support, promote and empower our
members, and to lead and advocate for best practice, person-centred
diabetes education and care

Our Values

Our staff strive to ensure ADEA is future-oriented, a learning organisation, agile, innovative and sustainable. In our work we support continuous improvement and espouse the following values:

Strategic Pillars

In order to achieve our mission, ADEA will:

  1. Promote the Credentialled Diabetes Educator (CDE) profession and brand
  2. Partner with members to advocate for their professional interests
  3. Collaborate with consumers and other key stakeholders to improve outcomes for people with diabetes
  4. Provide and endorse professional development and advanced practice opportunities
  5. Advocate and support excellence in research by and for CDEs
  6. Create contemporary and innovative resources
  7. Deliver strategic and effective governance and management

Vision and Values

ADEA stands for professionalism, innovation, relevance and personalisation in all that we do. We recognise the rights of those affected by the risk of diabetes, their carers, and their families, and always act to meet individual needs and concerns.

Our Vision

Transforming lives through excellence in diabetes education

Our Mission

The mission of ADEA is to support, promote and empower our
members, and to lead and advocate for best practice, person-centred
diabetes education and care

Our Values

Our staff strive to ensure ADEA is future-oriented, a learning organisation, agile, innovative and sustainable. In our work we support continuous improvement and espouse the following values:

  • Respect each other and everyone we work with
  • Quality in everything we do
  • Inclusiveness
  • Honesty in all our dealings
  • Collaboration
  • Transparency to ensure we are accountable
  • Communication to keep everyone informed and supported.

Strategic Pillars

In order to achieve our mission, ADEA will:

  1. Promote the Credentialled Diabetes Educator (CDE) profession and brand
  2. Partner with members to advocate for their professional interests
  3. Collaborate with consumers and other key stakeholders to improve outcomes for people with diabetes
  4. Provide and endorse professional development and advanced practice opportunities
  5. Advocate and support excellence in research by and for CDEs
  6. Create contemporary and innovative resources
  7. Deliver strategic and effective governance and management