LeadershipAdvocacy & Gov't AffairsHistoryCareers at Joslin
Newly DiagnosedManaging DiabetesChildhood DiabetesNutritionExerciseOnline Diabetes ClassesDiscussion BoardsJoslin Clinical ResearchInfo for Healthcare ProfessionalsJoslin Clinical Guidelines
Adult ClinicYoung Adult Transition CarePediatricsEye CareWeight Management ProgramsDO ITMental Health & CounselingReferring PhysiciansBillingAsian ClinicLatino Diabetes InitiativeAbout Joslin ResearchVolunteer for Clinical Research StudiesInfo for Healthcare ProfessionalsClinical Guidelines
Directory of Joslin InvestigatorsDiabetes Research Center Alumni ConnectionVolunteer for Clinical Research Studies
Media RelationsNews ReleasesInside Joslin
Affiliated CentersPharma & DeviceCorporate EducationPublicationsProfessional EducationInternationalCause MarketingCommercialization and VenturesHealthcare Professionals
Give NowHigh Hopes FundWays to GivePlanned GivingEventsGet InvolvedCorporate & Foundation SupportOur DonorsDevelopment Team

Useful Links

There's lots of useful information on the Joslin blog: http://blog.joslin.org

Joslin Discussion Boards

The Joslin discussion boards are moderated by Joslin staff and offer a safe place to ask questions about diabetes and to interact with other parents or teens living with diabetes.

Parents:  http://forums.joslin.org/JoslinDiscussionBoards/42.aspx

Teens: http://forums.joslin.org/JoslinDiscussionBoards/41.aspx                

Other internet resources for families living with diabetes:

Here are some other popular online forums -
The American Diabetes Association forums: community.diabetes.org
The Juvenile Research Foundation forums: juvenation.org
The Children with Diabetes forums: forums.childrenwithdiabetes.com

If you would like to find a support group in your area you can check your local American Diabetes Association chapter (contact: Anna Floreen, afloreen@diabetes.org) or your local Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation chapter (contact: Lauren Shields, lshields@jdrf.org).

If you are a college student living with diabetes, you may want to join the College Diabetes Network at www.collegediabetesnetwork.org/
The College Diabetes Network is a support network that connects students living with diabetes to other students with diabetes on college campuses.

Page last updated: April 23, 2014