Nova Scotia

Tanya Poulton

Senior Peer-to-Peer & Community Engagement Coordinator

1658 Bedford Highway, Suite 2055, Bedford, NS B4A 2X9

Tel: 902.453.1009 | Toll-Free: 1.888.439.5373 | Fax: 902.453.2528

tpoulton@jdrf.ca  

 

 

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2018 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF

Dewolf Park, Bedford, NS
June 03, 2018

Victoria Park, Truro, NS
September 29, 2018

Please register and join us to celebrate the 25th Walk anniversary this year! We have planned a fun-filled day for the entire family. 
 Contact Tanya at JDRF Nova Scotia to find out what fundraising or volunteering opportunities we have available.


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JDRF Revolution Ride to Defeat Diabetes

Friday, October 5, 2018
O2 Wellness
1595 Bedford Hwy, Suite # 210, SunnySide Mall Bedford, Halifax, NS
Ride Times: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
For more information, contact Tanya
at tpoulton@jdrf.ca or call 902.453.1009

We would like to thank our local event partner:

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Community Engagement

Bag of Hope

JDRF is pleased to provide our complimentary Bag of Hope, which contains a variety of educational and reference materials to help newly diagnosed children and their families along the way.

Mentor Program

The Mentor Program can provide much needed emotional support, information about diabetes resources, education about T1D management, research and many more. JDRF's Family Network is free of charge, and we are here to help as long as you need it.  

Local Support Groups & Activities

There are several support groups and activities for T1D community happening throughout Nova Scotia to provide peer support to families and individuals living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).

For more information on any of the community engagement opportunities in Nova Scotia, please contact Tanya at 902.453.1009 or send an email to tpoulton@jdrf.ca.

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Fundraising in Your Community

(Third Party Events)

What is a third party event? It is a fundraising event for JDRF, organized independently  by an outside (third) party.

If your company, club, or group is interested in helping raise funds for JDRF, there are many ways to do so. From raffles to barbecues, golf tournaments, bake sales, garage sales, car washes, and golf tournaments, the only limit is your imagination!

If you are interested in hosting an event or would like more information, please contact the JDRF office. 

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Volunteer Opportunities

We’re always happy to welcome new volunteers to help out at our fundraising events, to serve on event planning committees, and to assist staff at JDRF.  For more information on local volunteer opportunities, email or call the JDRF office.

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