Information packs and leaflets

Below is a list of all the 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 – 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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Talking T1 - Primary, JDRF primary schools pack

Talking T1 – primary schools pack
A pack for primary schools with information on managing type 1 diabetes in school, lesson plans and links to interactive material.

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Talking T1 - Teens, JDRF secondary schools pack

Talking T1 – secondary schools pack
A pack for secondary schools with information on managing type 1 diabetes in school, lesson plans and other materials.

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Information leaflets

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
A substantial eight page booklet highlighting our work. The A5 leaflet gives an overview of our research programme as well as introducing some of our other work. This leaflet is 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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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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Guidelines for schools, colleges and early years settings (e-download)
A free (PDF download) 28-page guideline for schools, colleges and early years settings. Includes sections on: Roles and responsibilities; Insulin injections and pumps; Blood Glucose Monitoring; PE, Exercise and Diabetes, and much more.

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Talking T1 - Primary, JDRF primary schools pack

Primary schools pack
This e-download version offers all the information in the primary schools pack in a printer friendly version. The pack for primary schools contains information on managing type 1 diabetes in school, lesson plans and links to interactive material.

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Type 1 Technology guide

Type 1 Techology - A guide for young people and families
We have produced 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.