Adult Type 1

From living independently, to relationships and starting a family, to work life, adults with type 1 diabetesface unique challenges. But there are millions of people who are living successfully withthe disease. The resources in this section provide helpful, practical information and an inside look into how others are overcoming obstacles.

To request JDRF’s new Adult Type 1 Toolkit, click here…


This new toolkit, while focusing primarily on the newly diagnosed adult type 1 includes information for all adults with type 1. However, in the near future JDRF will have additional resources specific to the adult with established type 1. Click here to read more about JDRF’s Adult Type 1 Initiative launch and future resources.

If you don’t find what you’re looking for, you can also contact our Online Diabetes Support Team with questions for one-one-one support, or join TypeOneNation, our social network for people with type 1 diabetes.