How do I support a child with type1 diabetes?


Health Professionals

Diabetes NSW produces a range of paediatric diabetes education materials. These are available for health professionals to use in diabetes education with young people and their families.

Support Persons

Support persons include anyone, other than parents, who look after a child with type 1 diabetes.


You can also help by making a donation today.

  • We rely heavily on donations from our generous donors to support people living with diabetes every step of the way.
  • Your donation will help fund:
  • vital education;
  • prevention and management programs;
  • awareness projects, and;
  • support crucial research.
  • Diabetes is on the increase in Australia, and in NSW the incidence of type 1 diabetes in children is growing at 3% a year. And yet, there is no cure.

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