KIDSAC update: We are pleased to announce that Rufus the bear is back in stock and greener that ever! Our new eco-friendly Rufus is now made from 100% RPET (recycled) materials. Find out more about Rufus and our KIDSAC packs for children below.
Free newly diagnosed and schools packs
KIDSAC – a free pack for children with type 1 diabetes
If your child has been recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, you can order a free KIDSAC to help them and you to manage their condition better.
Straight to the Point: a free guide for living with type 1 diabetes. This is contained in our 'Adult Toolkit', however it is also available as a standalone resource. This 170-page book is a useful reference to help you keep on track and give you ideas for how to get the most out of life with type 1 diabetes.
An 8-page booklet highlighting our work. Includes an overview of our research programme and an introduction to our other work. Appropriate for those with and without a prior connection to type 1 diabetes.
This leaflet contains useful information for when you, or someone close to you, has been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
Helping Others to Understand Type 1 Diabetes
This leaflet is aimed towards a younger audience and contains all the tools needed to understand or discuss type 1 diabetes.
Type 1 Technology - A guide for young people and families
A family-friendly guide to type 1 diabetes technology, which highlights recommendations from NICE on treatments and technology for children and young people with type 1 diabetes.
Type 1 Technology - A guide for adults
Our guide to type 1 diabetes technology, which highlights recommendations from NICE on treatments and technology for adults with type 1 diabetes.
University Toolkit flyer
This flyer has information on our free University Toolkit which includes advice and support for young people with type 1 diabetes who are attending university or college for the first time
Schools e-learning module flyer
We have produced this flyer which outlines the details of the e-learning module to help school teachers provide appropriate support for children or young people with type 1 in their care.
Let's Talk About Type 1 - School Pack (e-download)
Our School Pack includes information for teachers and parents on managing type 1, the symptoms of hypos and hypers and how to support a child with type 1 in educational and social settings.
School Pack flyer
A flyer which can be given to parents of children with type 1 so that they can order a School Pack to use to discuss their child's support needs with teachers at school
School Thank You Certificate
A thank you certificate to award to you child's school to acknowledge their support for children with type 1
Step-by-Step Guide to Insulin Pump Access
How to discuss your needs with your healthcare team to access an insulin pump
Access to Flash Glucose Monitoring
Discover how you can best access a flash glucose monitor on the NHS
Access to CGM
Get our guide to accessing continuous glucose monitoring systems
Workplace Toolkit for Employers
Advice for employers and line managers on supporting employees living with type 1 diabetes or who care for a relative with type 1 diabetes.
Workplace Toolkit for Employees
Type 1 diabetes is no barrier to a successful, rewarding and fulfilling career. However, some people worry about what bearing their diabetes will have on their employment, whether they should tell their employer or how they will be supported.
Discovery Days flyer
Download our Type 1 Diabetes Discovery Days flyer to promote these free information sessions to people with type 1 diabetes
Workplace Useful Information sheet
Download this useful sheet to support managers and colleagues to know what to do in the event of a hypo
Useful Links and Resources sheet
Download this sheet that includes useful links and resources for people with type 1 diabetes
Hypo emergency card
A hypo emergency card for you to print out and keep in your wallet or purse. Fill out the relevant details (such as where your hypo treatments are kept) in case you are ever in need of assistance.
Hypo Information Leaflet
A hypo information leaflet for you to print out and keep, or give to your friends, family and workplace. It explains what a hypo is, some of the signs and symptoms, and getting help in an emergency. In association with Dextro Energy - Fast and Direct.
Information pack and leaflet request form
Please tell us what information you would like to receive. If you cannot find what you are looking for then please contact us on 020 7713 2030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, due to challenges around COVID-19, delivery times are subject to delay and it may take approximately 10 working days for items to reach you.
JDRF Discovery Days
Join us to hear about the latest in type 1 research progress from JDRF-funded scientists, meet others with a connection to type 1 and find out how to get involved with JDRF.
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