Information packs and leaflets

Below is a list of all the FREE information leaflets and packs we offer. If you already know what you want, please click 'order now' below.

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Newly diagnosed and schools packs

KIDSAC
KIDSAC – pack for children with type 1 diabetes

If your child has been recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, you can order a KIDSAC to help them and you to manage their condition better.

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Toolkit for adults with type 1 diabetes

A free support and information pack for adults and older teenagers newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes

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JDRF Type 1 Diabetes School Pack
Let's Talk About Type 1 - School Pack (Printed version)

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.

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JDRF Schools e-learning module
Schools e-learning module

The e-learning module has been designed to help teaching staff provide appropriate support for children or young people with type 1 in their care.

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Information leaflets

Straight to the Point guide to living with type 1 diabetes book cover
Straight to the Point Book

Straight to the Point: a 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.

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Type 1 diabetes – Your new diagnosis

This eight page booklet answers the five most common questions adults have when they have been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (a family version is also available).

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Type 1 diabetes – A new diagnosis in the family

This eight page booklet answers the five most common questions people have when a child in their family has been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (an adult-focused version is also available).

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Pocket guide – understanding type 1 (youth)

A handy pocket-sized (A7) fold-out guide to introduce type 1 diabetes to those who are not familiar with the condition

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Pocket guide – understanding type 1 (adult)

A handy pocket-sized (A7) fold-out guide to introduce type 1 diabetes to those who are not familiar with the condition.

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T1 Teens - What Friends Need to Know

A 16 page booklet introducing type 1 diabetes to friends of teenagers with the condition, produced in collaboration with young people with type 1 diabetes.

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About JDRF – the type 1 diabetes charity

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.

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An introduction to JDRF

A lightweight DL leaflet to give a brief introduction of the work we do. With an explanation of type 1 diabetes on the back, this leaflet is appropriate for those without prior knowledge of the condition (as well as those who live with it).

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School Pack flyer
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

Signs and Symptoms Poster

Help raise awareness of the symptoms of undiagnosed type 1 diabetes by putting these laminated posters up in your clinic or hospital.

E-downloads

Pregnancy Toolkit (e-download)

Throughout this toolkit, we’ll talk about many of the factors that you have to consider when getting ready for a baby. We will discuss pregnancy with type 1 diabetes, with special emphasis on preconception planning, the actual pregnancy and delivery.

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Type 1 Technology guide
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.

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Adults Type 1 Tech Guide
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.

JDRF University Toolkit flyer
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.

JDRF Type 1 Diabetes School Pack
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
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

Thank you certificate
School Thank You Certificate

A thank you certificate to award to you child's school to acknowledge their support for children with type 1

Guide to Insulin Pump Access
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
Access to Flash Glucose Monitoring

Discover how you can best access a flash glucose monitor on the NHS

Access to CGM
Access to CGM

Get our guide to accessing continuous glucose monitoring systems

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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