In accordance with the Scotiabank Charity Challenge, we met with Jean-Sébastien Drolet, one of The Diabetic Children’s Foundation’s (Fred) proud volunteers, to learn all about his motivation during physical activity. Jean-Sébastien, can you give us an idea of what … Continue reading Q & A with Jean-Sébastien Drolet
During the summer of 2006, Mathieu was a 15-year-old teenager. In order to get his mind off things, he decided to spend time at his aunt’s house. This is indeed what happened, but also, rather unexpectedly … Mathieu suddenly does … Continue reading Carowanis equals fun, autonomy and confidence!
Help The Diabetic Children’s Foundation reach our goal of $20,000 which would allow 10 children to stay at Camp Carowanis this summer! Carowanis is a Diabetes Summer Camp for children aged 7 to 16 in Quebec. During their stay, this money will be … Continue reading Run or walk for 10 children living with Type 1 Diabetes!
Photo credit : Skydiving is a real passsion for Janie! On February 5th, 1997, at the age of 5, our director of Camp Carowanis, Janie Bédard, also know as Shamane, was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. Indeed, her life was … Continue reading Janie, her Type 1 Diabetes and her Carowanis
Through the pouring rain at the 2017 Scotiabank Charity Challenge, Fred met the fabulous Jean-Sébastien Drolet: a man of heart who has the drive for sporting challenges and is also living with Type 1 Diabetes since he was 5 years … Continue reading Jean-Sébastien Drolet & its Challenge
To all families from Laval and surrounding areas! This is an opportunity for you to meet and discuss your concerns about type 1 diabetes with other families. This get-together aims to be friendly and informal. Fred offers coffee and dessert! … Continue reading Let’s meet over coffee in Laval
Do you have a powerful story to share? Did you know you can make a difference in the daily life of a parent and his family? If you are interested, please send us an email or call us at 514-731-9683. … Continue reading What is your story?
We are very pleased to announce that a total amount of $34,000 has been raised for Fred‘s Halloween Campaign! We sincerely thank all the elementary schools and daycare centers for their participation as well as all the beautiful witches and little … Continue reading $34,000 raised for Fred
Past Sunday, 110 children and their families have celebrated the Holidays with Fred at the Clip ‘n climb Laval! Everyone had a lot of fun! It was the perfect occasion for families to get to know each other … Continue reading Celebrating Holidays with Fred
Canada Revenue Agency will review all requests for insulin therapy that were refused since May 2017. Please click HERE to follow the updated news.