Resources and Information Support Groups and Special Events Camping Programs | Barton Center for Diabetes Education Parent Resources : How to make an appointment, how to get a second opinion, how to get a referral to Joslin, and a consent form for communication via e-mail or fax with healthcare providers. Visit the Joslin Diabetes Discussion Boards for Parents of Children with Diabetes : An online place to get information about diabetes and support from other parents. New to Type 1 : Introductory information for the newly diagnosed. New to Type 2 : Introductory information for those who are newly diagnosed or at-risk. Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Children : What to do if you suspect or have been told your child is at risk. Tips on Travelling Diabetes at School: Parents of children with diabetes need to make sure their children get the care they need in school and day care.