Join the Tribe.


Children with Diabetes® was formed out of our own familes’ experience with type 1 diabetes.
We published our first website 22 years ago to offer a place for others to share and learn about care and management.

Shared stories offer important perspectives and valuable insights.
We encourage you to share your story and connect with the community.
Your collective goal is to provide the most current, insightful information possible.

If you’re new to the T1 community, hang in there.

CWD is there.

Want to Share Your Story
with the CWD community


To share your story with us, here’s what you need to do:

  • To preserve confidentiality, we will publish--first name only, age, title / occupation, location and diagnosis date, i.e., “John, 34, News Reporter, Chicago, Illinois. Please do not include any other information that might identify you, your child or any other individual. Examples of synopses from other CWD members are shown above. Please note: published content may be edited for space and clarity.
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  • Upload PNGs or JPGs / rez: 72 or 96 / Minimum: 1400px X 500px
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  • i.e., “My CGM Allows Me To Play Hockey Without The Worry Of Checking Blood Sugars Every Few Minutes”. This will help us be sure that your story is easily searchable with similar subject matter
  • Think about what you would want to tell someone your age who has been recently diagnosed to help them adjust or share your personal experience with T1. In order to protect privacy, we do not publish last names or birthdates.
    As the parent or guardian, I hereby certify and grant permission to T1 Today® / Children with Diabetes® to publish this story and its assigned assets.

    * Please See Parental Permission for Detailed Requirements.
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