Thanks to you, dear participants and donors, 10 children will enjoy Camp Carowanis this summer! Thanks to you, they will live the magic of Carowanis – bilingual summer camp specialized in type 1 diabetes for children aged 7 to 16 … Continue reading Good news! We’ve achieved our goal of $20,000!
On March 27th, La Presse+ published a special issue on teenage health and wellness. Janie Lépine-Bédard, director of Camp Carowanis, and her mother, Claire Lépine, took part in an interview with journalist Isabelle Audet to demystify Type 1 Diabetes in … Continue reading La Presse+: “As-tu pris tes medicaments? “
“Diabetes @ School” is a great reference tool for parents -whose child lives with type 1 diabetes- when training school staff. Training and resources are also available for school staff. Visit the website and do not miss the dynamic video … Continue reading Diabetes @ School!
The Diabetic Children’s Foundation invites you to participate in our next Let’s meet over coffee which will take place in Sherbrooke on Thursday, April 19th! Many families whose children are living with Type 1 Diabetes will gather to chat and … Continue reading To all families from Sherbrooke and surrounding area!
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