JDRF welcomes Disability Advisory Committee's recommendation that all Canadians needing life-sustaining therapy should automatically meet the criteria for the Disability Tax Credit and urges the Government to adopt this approach
JDRF Canada, the leading global funder of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, welcomes the release of the Disability Advisory Committee’s (DAC) Firs...Read More
Internal CRA documents show intent to deny the disability tax credit to Canadians with type 1 diabetes
Diabetes Canada and JDRF join in expressing disappointment after receiving a copy of an internal Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) email demonstrating that a decision was made and communicated internally on May 2nd, 2017 to begin systematically denying type 1 diabetes patients who apply for the Disability...
JDRF and our T1D Heroes feel that Manitoba should follow the lead of Alberta, Ontario, Nunavut, North West Territories, and Yukon – provinces and territories which already cover insulin pump costs for all residents.
Ford Motor Company and JDRF Canada are pleased to announce that Ford Windsor Operations has raised a cumulative total of over $1 million for the JDRF TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes.
JDRF and Diabetes Canada join together to propose a solution for Canadians with diabetes on the Disability Tax Credit
JDRF Canada and Diabetes Canada sent a joint letter to The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue yesterday outlining their proposed solution to the issue of access to the Disability Tax Credit (DTC) for people with type 1 diabetes.
Letter from JDRF and Diabetes Canada to the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier regarding joint recommendations aimed at ensuring access to the Disability Tax Credit for Canadians with diabetes
We are writing to you with regard to the ability of people with diabetes to access the Disability Tax Credit.
JDRF-Funded Study on Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) in Pregnant Women with Type 1 Diabetes Shows Improved Outcomes for Their Newborns
Babies born to women with type 1 diabetes (T1D) may soon be at a reduced risk of complications after a JDRF-funded study revealed that observing blood sugar levels via a continuous glucose monitor (CGM) throughout pregnancy leads to better glycemic control for mothers and healthier outcomes for thei...
JDRF advocates for all Canadians living with type 1 diabetes to be eligible for the Disability Tax Credit
JDRF believes that every Canadian with type 1 diabetes should qualify for the Disability Tax Credit.
The JDRF Revolution Ride challenges Canadians to go further and raise funds to defeat type 1 diabetes.
Eli Lilly Canada Inc. (Lilly Canada) and JDRF Canada have awarded two promising researchers each with a post-doctoral fellowship grant to pursue studies in type 1 diabetes.
JDRF has awarded Dr. James Johnson and his team from the University of British Columbia (UBC) a grant of US$150,000 for a one-year study on whether insulin levels produced by transplanted pancreatic beta cells can be controlled and stabilized.