JDRF Canada welcomes a report released today by the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology entitled: “Breaking Down Barriers, a critical analysis of the Disability Tax Credit and the Registered Disability Savings Plan”.
JDRF Canada applauds BC government’s decision to provide insulin pumps to people of all ages who live with type 1 diabetes
JDRF Canada applauds the British Columbia government’s announcement today extending the province’s current insulin pump program to all ages.
Sun Life Financial grows efforts to fight type 1 diabetes in Canada with title sponsorship of the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes
Sponsorship supports growth of type 1 diabetes research and awareness, building upon Sun Life Financial’s $22 million global investment to date
Innovative health research projects will advance treatment and management of the disease
JDRF Canada welcomes Bill C-399, an Act to Amend the Income Tax Act (Disability Tax Credit), as a positive step towards addressing some of the longer-term problems faced by Canadians with type 1 diabetes in qualifying for the Disability Tax Credit. The bill, sponsored by Tom Kmiec, MP for Calgary Shepard, was introduced today in the House of Commons.
Max Domi – NHL player living with type 1 diabetes – will support JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes events across Canada, raising funds to accelerate the pace of type 1 diabetes research Bell Media becomes National Media Sponsor to amplify JDRF fundraising campaigns