Welcome to JDRF Kids!

This is the place for kids and parents looking to learn about type 1 diabetes (T1D), connect with other kids affected by T1D, and find their local JDRF chapters! Check out the information below to discover the best ways to get involved with JDRF in the fight against T1D.

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Are you interested in connecting with other kids affected by T1D? If you’re over 13, you can join TypeOneNation, JDRF’s site created for—and powered by—the type 1 community. TypeOneNation is a great way to make new T1D friends from all over the world! Check it out at www.typeonenation.org.

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School Advisory Toolkit

This guide offers collaborative methods for educators and parents of children with T1D to ensure that every child enjoys the best possible school experience.

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JDRF School Advisory Toolkit for families with type 1 diabetes (T1D)


Join JDRF and connect with the T1D community for networking, information and support. Find fundraising and awareness events through your local chapter, branch or international affiliate.