We fund type 1 diabetes research to improve lives and one day eradicate the condition for good.

Your support makes this happen.

Information and support

Are you newly diagnosed?

Are you newly diagnosed?

Find support and information to help you understand your diagnosis and manage type 1 diabetes

What is type 1 diabetes?

What is type 1 diabetes?

Find out about causes, symptoms, complications and facts and figures about type 1

Our type 1 diabetes research

Our type 1 diabetes research

Discover JDRF's research to cure, treat and prevent type 1 diabetes and its complications.

Meet others with type 1 diabetes

Meet others with type 1 diabetes

Join a local event to meet others with type 1, fundraise for type 1 research, volunteer or get your workplace involved

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Latest news and events

Thames Ridgeway Trail Challenge

Walk two of the UK's most spectacular National Trails along the Thames Path, through quaint Oxfordshire villages and part of Britain's oldest road. Choose from a 20km or a 40km route and help fund type 1 diabetes research.

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Birthday boy ‘Beefy’ Botham’s final EVER charity walk to be for type 1 diabetes research

Birthday boy ‘Beefy’ Botham’s final EVER charity walk to be for type 1 diabetes research

Cricket legend Sir Ian Botham is this winter to bring his heroic three decades of charity walks to an end – while raising funds for JDRF at a One Walk in Australia.

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Sugarplum Dinner sees stars including James Norton, Jeremy Irvine and Jamie Dornan gather to raise funds to support JDRF

Sugarplum Dinner sees stars including James Norton, Jeremy Irvine and Jamie Dornan gather to raise funds to support JDRF

This month an array of celebrities, many with a connection to type 1 diabetes, joined JDRF at the Victoria and Albert Museum in central London for the Sugarplum Dinner.

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JDRF London 2 Paris bike ride - Tour de France edition

JDRF London 2 Paris bike ride - Tour de France edition

Take on one of the world's most iconic bike rides, cycle through idyllic French villages to the Eiffel Tower and witness the spectacular finale of the Tour de France.

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Access to Flash Glucose Monitoring (Flash GM)

Access to Flash Glucose Monitoring (Flash GM)

Diabetes UK, INPUT and JDRF believe that Flash GM devices should be made available to any adult or child with type 1 diabetes, and to people with other forms of diabetes when intensive insulin therapy becomes necessary as outlined in our guideline.

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How you can help

Fundraise

Fundraise

Whether you want to join one of our events or fundraise your own way, we'll be with you every step of the way. Choose from marathons, tea parties, wing walking and much more.

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Volunteer

Volunteer

Volunteering is great for meeting others with type 1, gaining experience for your CV or for the warm glow of knowing you're contributing.

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Campaign

Campaign

Help us to influence Government to improve access to type 1 diabetes treatments and technologies in the NHS. Find tips, resources and reports to help make your campaign effective.

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