Our resource hub is home to a wealth of articles, stories and videos about managing and living with type 1 diabetes.
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Our researchers are working on different ways to develop a cure for type 1 diabetes - from growing insulin-producing beta cells in labs to hacking the immune system.
Learn about the technologies that can deliver insulin automatically when needed. And discover the next generation of insulins that are currently being developed.
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This Christmas, your gift can bring us closer to a cure for type 1 diabetes – and every pound you give to our Christmas Appeal will be doubled.
The announcement is the biggest treatment breakthrough for type 1 diabetes since the discovery of insulin.
This event is designed for anyone living with type 1 diabetes who would like to learn more about managing their wellbeing across a variety of contexts.
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There are many ways to help us continue to make a positive impact on the future of type 1 diabetes. Discover more about what you can do – whether that’s getting involved in our fundraising, volunteering and research opportunities or by supporting our work as an individual donor, corporate partner or trust.
This Christmas, your gift can bring us closer to a cure for type 1 diabetes – and every pound you give will be doubled. Please donate to our Christmas Appeal today.
Giving is one of the most powerful ways to make a difference to those living with type 1 diabetes, and there are a range of ways to contribute to our mission.
Play the JDRF lottery, learn how to leave a gift in your will, increase the impact of your donations through initiatives such as payroll giving, and much more.
An enjoyable way to drive positive change, fundraising is a hugely important way to get involved in transforming the future of type 1 diabetes.
Explore our upcoming events – from marathons and climbs to virtual activities – to see which you’d like to get involved in. You can also find out more about organising your own fundraiser and download official JDRF fundraising materials.
JDRF offers a range of partnership and sponsorship opportunities to engage with our work and simultaneously align with your own CSR objectives.
Whether you’d like to display your branding at one of our large events or would like your team take part on a fundraising challenge, there are plenty of options to explore.
We are extremely grateful for the generous support of those who can pledge major gifts, and we offer tailored pathways if you are able to get involved.
Join our Patrons’ Club and receive exclusive invitations to research events and more. We also offer the option to join our Accelerator Programme which involves selecting one or more research portfolios to fund. Highlights of this patronage package include invitations to our CEO Reception and the JDRF International Research Mission Summit.
Grants from trusts and foundations have a substantial impact on the work we do at JDRF. These donations create a huge amount of momentum, supporting specific research projects as well as our overall mission.
It’s important to us that we work closely with all our trusts and foundations – we ensure that they are regularly updated on progress, get involved in laboratory visits and are invited to come along to our events.
If you want to help raise awareness of JDRF, a great way to do this is by adding some of our branded clothing to your wardrobe.
We offer a range of practical sporting gear perfect for training in, as well as children’s t-shirts and pin badges. Alternatively, you can help raise our profile by donating on someone’s behalf and sending them a virtual gift.
Getting involved in JDRF’s activities by giving up your time to volunteer is a versatile way to support us.
Whether you’re living with type 1 and would like to be part of our Insight and Experience Panel, or you would enjoy supporting our flagship events, there are plenty of options.
Volunteering to join a clinical trial or take part in research opportunities is one of the most significant ways to contribute to progress within the world of type 1 diabetes treatment.
Trials are vital for scientists to be able to develop new therapies and get them approved, while research projects are key to uncovering new ways to support those living with type 1.
Find out more about the fantastic progress we made in 2022 towards our overall mission. It was an incredible year for type 1, and with the help of our supporters, funders, and volunteers, we have achieved so many tangible, transformative outcomes.
There are some really big changes to get excited about including major breakthroughs in research and the ways in which life-changing technology is becoming more accessible.
One of the best ways to stay informed about all things JDRF is to make sure you’re subscribed to our newsletter mailing list.
You’ll get regular updates about the latest type 1 diabetes research, news and invitations to our upcoming events and fundraising activities. Be the first to know and stay up to date!
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Discover the latest developments in type 1 research, hear from experts in the field and connect with others living with type 1.
It’s our mission to find cures and better treatments for type 1 and support everyone living with the condition. Can you donate today to help us?