For Parents & Kids
Diabetes is a disease that affects the whole family, especially when a child is diagnosed. Whether you're a parent, sibling or other family member, your support and understanding can make all the difference. Are you worried about medical care and costs, or how to manage diabetes at school? We provide information and resources to help every child and every family adjust to life with diabetes.
Yes, life for a child with diabetes can be normal! Learn how to help your family adjust.
Strike the right balance between caring and hovering.
Make sure your child's school is prepared to handle diabetes.
A web site just for kids and teens with diabetes.
Help your child manage diabetes by learning more about this disease.
Give a child with diabetes a summer to remember at one of our special camps.
The American Diabetes Association has a number of incredible resources to help you and your family live with diabetes.
Family Link connects you with other families who are learning to live with diabetes.
Children, especially African American, Latino, and Native American children are at risk for type 2 diabetes.
Check out our FREE program for tips on living with type 2.
Help us raise $1 million for diabetes research and other essential programs.
New tools for meal preparation made easy!
Bee Well for Life gives fitness tips and helps Stop Diabetes!
Great recipes tap the salad bar, deli, and freezer case to get food on the table.
Learn to make delicious vegetarian dishes with this easy-to-follow cookbook.
Celebrate the holidays with Diabetes Forecast! Best deal–order today!
Food is an important part of the African American culture. See our recipes.
Stay on track with our holiday meal planning tips. Recipes everyone will enjoy!
Was your child recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes? Order this free kit.
This personal tracking program is key to diabetes management.
Watch our Stop Diabetes PSA and share with your friends and family.
Recipes for Healthy Living, a holiday survival guide & more!
Get helpful tips for stress-free traveling with diabetes.
Check out our parent mentor volunteer program full of parents just like you!