Entering university or college is a big and often scary start to a new chapter in life. As a second year student, attending university has exposed me to many new social situations – playing on teams, meeting new people, networking, going to parties – just to name a few. At university, the ...
The TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes is on the horizon and there is still time to get involved. Join more than 45,000 people across Canada as we come together as a community committed to raising funds for research to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D).
Last year, JDRF embarked on a new partnership with dQ&A (Diabetes Questions and Answers) – a market research company that works with an active group of people with diabetes who provide feedback on the diabetes products and services they use.
Sam Shepheard joins the JDRF Canada blogging team.
Kim Cooper interviews her partner Mike about his take on living with diabetes.
In honour of National Volunteer Week 2014, JDRF staff from across Canada would like to say “Thank You” to our volunteers!
Whether it is providing emotional support to a newly diagnosed family, promoting JDRF within their communities, or representing JDRF at health fairs, volunteers are the heart of the Outreach program.
Volunteers are truly what makes the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes possible. With your support, JDRF is able to engage communities across the country in approximately 70 Walks.
JDRF is fortunate to have such passionate volunteers. JDRF’s Ride particularly involves many volunteers, from senior leaders in their businesses to department leads to team captains, who support colleagues affected by T1D.
When it comes to fighting diabetes, there is strength in numbers. Across Canada more than 3,300 JDRF advocates are working together in making their voices heard in the federal and provincial governments. JDRF advocates build bonds with elected officials by sharing their personal ...