Supporting your loved one with type 1 diabetes

Having a child or a partner with type 1 diabetes (T1D) can be hard at times. Breakthrough T1D offers resources to help along the way. 

Information and guidance

Guidance on helping your child build the skills and confidence to manage T1D someday on their own.

Helping your child through this time of transition and getting ready for adulthood.

Learn how to support your child’s participation in activities and time with friends. 

Openness, honesty, and trust are key to successful relationships—especially with type 1 diabetes.

Things to consider when discussing your condition with others.