DigiBete's work specifically relates to Type 1 Diabetes and managing it from day-to-day. We've signposted some useful links below to other organisations and websites that we feel are valuable resources.
We'll be adding more links for you as we discover them.
If you need more information about Type 1 Diabetes then please have a look at the following sites. They are crammed full of useful information to help learning and daily management.
National CYP Diabetes Network
the National CYP Diabetes Network to share good practice and maintain high quality standards. Working in conjunction with the Department of Health, the National CYP Diabetes Network has recognised the need to develop a five-year National Paediatric Diabetes Service Improvement Delivery Plan to help improve outcomes and the quality and safety of care.Visit Website
JDRF fund research that will cure, treat and prevent type 1 diabetes and its complications. They focus on investing in research that will transform the lives of people with type 1 diabetes – improving treatments today until we find the cure.Visit Website
Diabetes UK is the UK's leading diabetes organisation and provides essential information. They are the largest charity focused on diabetes research in the UK, and have invested nearly £60 million in the last ten years.Visit Website
They aim to help any person who could benefit from insulin pump therapy, and has motivation to use it, to access it through the NHS. Their mission is to support patients by advocating for easier access to diabetes technology across the UK – from insulin pumps to smart glucose meters and continuous glucose monitoring.
Leeds Children's Hospital Diabetes Team
This is the official website for the Leeds Children's Diabetes Team. Here you'll find information about the team and some useful links to resources to help manage your DiabetesVisit Website
This is the official website for the UCLH Children's Diabetes Team WHERE you can find resources to help you manage your Diabetes.Visit Website
Association of Children’s Diabetes Clinicians (ACDC)
Welcome to the website of the Association of Children’s Diabetes Clinicians (ACDC). We are a group of doctors involved in the care of children and young people with diabetes across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The Association was set up to share good practice, to discuss clinical management and the organisation of diabetes services and develop national guidelines.Visit Website
A structured Education Programme with beautiful resources developed by a multi-disciplinary working group of professionals involved with diabetes as well as parent representatives in Wales.Visit Website
Improving the lives of people living with type 1 diabetes by introducing them to the wide range of resources and support that are available online.Visit Website
Diabetics With Eating Disorders
DWED is the only charity that at present advocates for and represents those suffering from type 1 diabetes and eating disorders in the United Kingdom. For many years our volunteers have battled to gain more recognition for ED-DMT1 [an umbrella term that covers any kind of disordered eating alongside Type 1 Diabetes) and Diabulimia (deliberate insulin omission, which can be a behaviour commonly found in sufferers of ED-DMT1) and for DWED as an organisation. Slowly and surely more people are becoming aware.Visit Website
Type 1 Uncut
Introducing #type1uncut! We figured that if people talked more about what it's REALLY like growing up with Type 1 Diabetes, life would be easier for all of us.Visit YouTube Channel
Children with Diabetes
Their are a range of facebook groups available to offer peer support to all families of children and young people with type 1 diabetes. UK CWD AG are a patient led, not for profit organisation, who work with other Diabetes organisations such as Diabetes UK, JDRF, DRWF. they aim to raise awareness of the issues regarding all aspects of T1D.