South Side Diabetes provides comprehensive diabetes education. We will help you to understand your diabetes and give you the tools and support to take control
Owner and Founder
Janelle Collins is the owner and founder of South Side Diabetes. Janelle has 16 years of experience working as a diabetes educator. She is a Credentialed diabetes educator with the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA), a Registered Nurse (AHPRA), and holds a Masters of Nursing in Clinical Studies. Janelle also is a Medtronic certified insulin pump trainer.
Janelle has worked in both paediatric and adult diabetes services in major tertiary hospitals. She believes in supporting clients to make informed decisions about their own management. Janelle lives in the Sutherland shire with her husband and three young children. When she's not at work Janelle enjoys eating out, pilates and being either on the water or at the snow.
Janelle works with a team of experienced educators including Karina Bronska, a Credentialed Diabetes Educator and Accredited Pharmacist, and Fiona Taylor, a Credentialed Diabetes Educator and Registered Nurse. Her team is made complete with a friendly and caring receptionist, Jackie Fallins.
We’re committed to using the best practices and latest information to aid you in understanding how your body works. As a team of credentialed educators, we know how to help you achieve the health you deserve. Diabetes doesn’t have to hold you back. We’ll show you how to keep your condition under control so you can live life to its fullest.