Diabetes Special Needs Factsheet
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National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
This group conducts and supports research on many serious diseases affecting public health.
American Diabetes Association (ADA)
The ADA website includes news, information, tips, and recipes for people with diabetes.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF)
JDRF's mission is to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.
Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.
U.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.
KidsHealth in the Classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.
National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP)
NDEP is a partnership of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and more than 200 public and private organizations. Its mission is to improve the treatment and outcomes for people with diabetes, to promote early diagnosis, and to prevent the onset of diabetes.