Age: 17
Age at diagnosis: 3
Lives in: Abbotsford, BC

Sophia has been living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for 14 years and has been an advocate for herself and the T1D community throughout this time. She was a delegate at our 2018 Kids for a Cure Lobby Day and has been featured in local newspapers and online articles to speak about her experience with T1D. Her hobbies include writing poetry, listening to music and she hopes to work in psychology or engineering. Sophia is incredibly passionate about expanding coverage for Canadians living with type 1 diabetes and is excited to share her story with politicians. 


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Lets turn type one into type none