Life for a Child

Un colaborador de la FID crea conciencia y recauda dinero para Life for a Child

Boehringer Ingelheim, un colaborador de la Federación Internacional de Diabetes, ha donado 25.000 € para el programa Life for a Child (LFAC). Este es el quinto año que apoya el programa.

Como parte de sus celebraciones del Día Mundial de la Diabetes en la sede en Ingelheim, los empleados participaron en varias actividades como la "Carrera por la Diabetes" para recaudar 15.000 € para LFAC. 10.000 € han venido de una "Firma mural" organizada en la 49ª Asamblea Anual de la Asociación Europea para el Estudio de la Diabetes (EASD) en Barcelona en septiembre.

Life for a Child launches pocketbook for management of diabetes in young people in resource-poor settings

The IDF Life for a Child Programme (LFAC) recently launched the Pocketbook for Management of Diabetes in Childhood and Adolescence in Under-Resourced Countries at the World Diabetes Congress in Melbourne. network supports Life for a Child

The IDF Life for a Child programme is pleased to have received a donation of $196USD through the generous support of the online community. Since March 2013 US based charitable organisation, a network of shopping websites supporting a variety of good causes, and its users have been donating to Life for a Child through their Gifts that Give More programme.

IDF Partner raises awareness and money for Life for a Child

Boehringer Ingelheim, a partner of the International Diabetes Federation will be  donating a further €25,000 to the Life for a Child (LFAC) programme to help children in need. This is the fifth year they have supported this programme.

Diabetes centre supports Life for a Child work in Ghana

In June of this year, Dr Declan Cody, a paediatric endocrinologist, and Mr Vincent McDarby, a senior clinical psychologist, from Our Lady's Childrens Hospital, Crumlin (OLCHC), Ireland, travelled to Accra, Ghana. The journey itself only took seven hours but the experience was a life-changing one.

Life for a Child in the spotlight at global diabetes events

Diabetes conferences, both local and international, provide the IDF's Life for a Child Programme (LFAC)with a positive forum for alerting health professionals to the shocking everyday reality faced by many children and youth with diabetes in developing countries.

La educación en diabetes: Éxito en Sri Lanka

Éducation au diabète : réussite au Sri Lanka

À la fin du mois de juin, la responsable de l’éducation du programme Life For a Child (LFAC), Angie Middlehurst, s’est rendue au Sri Lanka suite à l’invitation de l’Association sri lankaise du diabète(ASLD).

Diabetes education: Success story in Sri Lanka

In late June, Life For a Child (LFAC) Education Manager Angie Middlehurst, a highly experienced paediatric nurse and  diabetes educator, travelled to Sri Lanka at the invitation of the Diabetes Association of Sri Lanka  (DASL).

Life for a Child update out now!

Catch-up with the latest news from IDF’s Life for a Child programme (LFAC).

Stories include:

  • A report from Mauritania on new essential medicines and care supplied through LFAC
  • An update from the LFAC programme in Sudan, which now supports 650 children and youth
  • Details of interactive diabetes education sessions in Sri Lanka

View the summer update here