The Type1 Foundation aims to create awareness of Type1 Diabetes in the wider community, support individuals and connect families living with the lifelong disease….
How we support…
At the Type1 Foundation, we raise money to fund our family support events and activities that provide invaluable support and connection to families living with Type1 Diabetes. From diagnosis right throughout the journey, The Type1 Foundation is available to support individuals and their families for no cost..
A Type1 Diabetes diagnosis can be both traumatic for an individual and it changes your life instantly, often in ways you wouldn’t expect. The impact can be felt right through family and friends. As much as you try, the diagnosis, and the disease can take over your life.
“The Type1 Foundation has been right by our side since the beginning. The support our family received after we left hospital is priceless. Thank you for making our journey into the world of Type1 diabetes so much easier!”
Family Support Events
Our ever popular family events are full of fun and excitement
Online training for schools
These modules provide school staff with FREE access to online educational courses nessasary to provide them with the knowledge to care for a student with Type1 Diabetes. Providing peace of mind of mind for parents and carers while their child is in he school environment….
Care Packages & Hypokits for every newly diagnosed family
Having a child diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes is said to be one of the most traumatic events of your life. We at the Type1 Foundation believe it’s often the little things that count. Our Care Packages are a small way to show families that we care and understand what families are going through. Do you know someone recently diagnosed? Please be sure to get in touch…