PO Box 3472 
Windsor Stn. Tecumseh,
Windsor, ON N8N 3C4

Tel: 226.345.4209
Fax: 519.739.9196
[email protected]

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 Upcoming Event

At JDRF, our priority is the safety of our volunteers, staff, and local type 1 community. With this high priority on safety and the current state of COVID-19, we regret to announce that the in-person portion of Windsor Kick-Off, scheduled for March 26, 2020, has been canceled. Please stay tuned for further information via our emails and social media channels.


If you have any questions about type 1 and COVID-19, please click here. 


If you have any other questions, please email Katie by clicking here.


This event is sponsored by our community sponsor partners: 



Sun Life Walk to cure diabetes in Windsor will be held on 
June 14th at the Vollmer Center in Lasalle
Come out and join the Windsor community in solidarity to show that we are #morethant1d. All are welcome! 

Register today!
Any questions? Contact Katie at [email protected] or at 226.345.4209.
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Thank you to everyone who attended the Crystal Ball Gala! We had a glamorous night all while raising funds to find a cure for type 1 diabetes. Thanks to all of our sponsors and supporters. 

Special thanks go to Gagnon Demolition for their year after year support of the Crystal Ball Gala!

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Fundraise Your Way – Third Party Events

Host a T1D Fundraiser

Be a Diabetes Champion! Join our dedicated team of fundraisers by raising funds in support of diabetes research. 

There are countless ways to contribute! Host your own fundraiser….Join a community event….Rally your co-workers….Get your school involved. Your passion combined with our expertise will ensure your efforts make a big impact on the lives of Canadians living with type 1 diabetes.

We’ve made it easy for you to organize a fundraiser that is meaningful to you while raising funds for vital research. Choose a fundraising idea and then let us know what you want to do. We’ll provide you with all the tools and support you need to make it a success.

For more information on how to start your own event, please contact Katie Corchis at 226-345-4209 or email [email protected]

Get started with your fundraising event…

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Community Engagement

Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for a while, you are not alone. JDRF is here to give you the information and resources you need to help you on your journey. We understand life with type 1 diabetes and we are here to help.  If you would like to speak with someone today, please contact Katie, [email protected] or 226-345-4209

Community Events or Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for upcoming community events!

Bag of Hope

Does your child have type 1 diabetes? You are not alone. 
A free bag that includes educational materials, activity books and Rufus, the Bear with Diabetes®. Order your Bag of Hope today!
For more information contact,  please contact Katie [email protected]

Talk T1D

Looking for someone to talk to? You are not alone.
Talk T1D is one on one support to people who are impacted by type 1 diabetes from trained volunteers who have been there. Get connected today!

JDRF Ambassadors

JDRF Ambassadors are children, youth and adults who are motivated to tell their stories to others. We train and support over 200 ambassadors to attend speaking events across the country at schools, workplaces and fundraising events. By telling their stories, they help raise awareness about the realities of living with type 1 diabetes. For more information on how to become an ambassador, contact Katie [email protected]

Staff Directory

Nicole Cozad
Peer-to-Peer and Community Engagement Manager
[email protected] / 519-890-1367

Katie Corchis
Senior Peer to Peer Fundraising and Community Engagement Coordinator
[email protected] / 226-345-4209

Lets turn type one into type none