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New national Diabetes in Schools program to start in 2020

Parents and families of 11,000 Australian children with type 1 diabetes are being urged to register their interest in the new Diabetes in Schools program set to commence in early 2020. On World Diabetes Day, 14 November, Diabetes Australia CEO Professor Greg Johnson announced that Diabetes Australia would begin contacting all families and promoting the program to parents, schools and...


Be part of a national conversation about managing type 1 diabetes in schools

We are inviting you to be part of a national conversation to inform the future of diabetes education, training and support to schools across Australia. The Australian Government has asked Diabetes Australia to develop a new nationally consistent training and education program to support type 1 diabetes management in schools. Diabetes NSW & ACT already delivers diabetes education and...


Schools across Australia get help to support children with type 1 diabetes

A new diabetes in schools education and training program will make it easier for teachers and staff to support children with type 1 diabetes, and give parents confidence that their children will be safe and supported at school. Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, at Mornington Park Primary School in Melbourne announced funding of $6 million over two years to develop and deliver the...


How to keep school lunches safe in the heat

Vincent Ho, Western Sydney University This article is part of a series that draws on the latest research on back to school transitions. In it, experts explain how best to prepare children for school, and counter difficulties such as stress or bad behaviour. The school holidays are over but summer isn’t, and we’re bound to have more hot days before the season ends. So how can you...


Diabetes Schools Action & Management Plans

Learn about the needs of children living with type 1 diabetes Take advantage of the resources designed to assist teachers and school staff to understand and manage the needs of children with type 1 diabetes. Hover over resource images for more information Action Plan - Injection Download now (PDF) Action Plan - Injection Action Plan -...


Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Schools

Learn about the needs of children living with type 1 diabetes Take advantage of the resources designed to assist teachers and school staff to understand and manage the needs of children with type 1 diabetes. Hover over resource images for more information Diabetes NSW & ACT Position Statement Download now...


School Visual Aids and Resources

Learn about the needs of children living with type 1 diabetes Take advantage of the resources designed to assist teachers and school staff to understand and manage the needs of children with type 1 diabetes. Hover over resource images for more information What is Type 1 Diabetes Poster Download now (PDF) What is Type 1 Diabetes...


Teachers and Schools

Learn about the needs of children living with type 1 diabetes Take advantage of the resources designed to assist teachers and school staff to understand and manage the needs of children with type 1 diabetes. Hover over resource images for more information Teacher Training Teacher...


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Diabetes School Action Plan 2017 – Insulin Pump

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