• Now accepting 2017 Applications

    Now accepting 2017 Applications

    We are now accepting grant applications for 2017. Please check to see if you are eligible for funding by reading our terms below: 1.Applicant must be receiving treatment for Diabetes from a hospital in England. 2.Age limit normally 19 years old. 3.Applicants must be resident in the UK. ...read more

  • Lord of the Flies – Regents Park Open Air Theatre

    Lord of the Flies – Regents Park Open Air Theatre

    SCD was officially launched at our event at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre which was a great success! 130 people gathered at 6.30pm for a sumptuous buffet dinner set in the private dining room which opened up onto the lush green BBQ area of the theatre. Fairy lights twinkled and the room was abuz ...read more

  • Ellis

    Ellis

    Ellis was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 21 months. Six years on it is hard to imagine having to stick needles in my beautiful baby boy at such a tender age. Type 1 diabetes has thrown lots of challenges and experiences in our path, both good and bad. Not least I think it has shaped ...read more

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  • To provide a hardship fund to help those families whose children suffer from Diabetes and who do not have the means to support them during times of crisis. The money would be used primarily to help families buy vital equipment which is not available through the NHS or to provide respite for young people and their families who cope daily with the challenges of this disease.
  • To raise awareness and understanding about Type 1 Diabetes which is a separate and distinct condition to Type 2. Also to understand that Type 1 is a chronic illness that stays with people their entire lives and is not caused by diet or eating the wrong foods.

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