T1 Youth Ambassadors

If you’d like to bust the myths and teach people the facts about type 1 diabetes, become a T1 Youth Ambassador to campaign for change, raise awareness and help raise money for type 1 research.

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Being a T1 Youth Ambassador is an important role. Whether you hold an event at school or college, use social media to help campaign or talk to your friends about the realities of type 1, you’ll be helping to raise awareness about our cause and encourage people to donate to crucial research.

If you are already a T1 Youth Ambassador then take a look at the different actions that you can take below:

Take action

Whether you've just got a couple of minutes or have a load of spare time, there's lots you can do to make a noise.

Three minutes

Three minutes

Use social media to make a noise about type 1 diabetes. Put a different T1 fact as your status each day.

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10 minutes

10 minutes

Quiz your friends: Give your friends a fact or myth about type 1 diabetes and ask them to guess if it's true or false

Read about the myths
One day

One day

Hold an awareness event: Ask if you can use a room at school or at college, and invite people to come and learn more about type 1 diabetes.

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