Diabetes Awareness Month
November is Diabetes Awareness Month! World Diabetes Day (WDD) is celebrated globally on November 14 to raise awareness about both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Join us in celebrating this incredible community all month long — and especially on WDD. Explore the different ways to get involved: by inspiring others, educating peers and giving back.
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A big part of spreading awareness is educating others about what Type 1 diabetes is and isn’t. Education is key to dispelling ignorance around the chronic illness and continuing advocacy for those living with it. You can give a presentation to your school or classroom and we’ll ship you materials. Just sign up and we’ll help you get started!
- Download the poster: “What is Type 1 Diabetes?”
- Download the poster: “Warning Signs of Type 1 Diabetes”
- Download this “WHAT IS TYPE 1 DIABETES?” fact card
- Check out our cool and shareable fact cards HERE!
Celebrate Diabetes Awareness Month by funding research for a cure and programs that help those with Type 1 live better today. From a lemonade stand to throwing a party for family and friends — there are lots of ways you can reach out to your networks and raise money for the greater T1 community. You can download banners and posters to help spread the word!