Alberta Children's Hospital Diabetes Clinic

Support

Resources

Living with a chronic disease like Type 1 Diabetes may have an impact on your daily family life. To help with some of these challenges, our team have gathered together the following local resource information.

Mental and Emotional Support

Living with a chronic disease can be challenging and if you are experiencing disturbances in your thoughts, emotions, or mood, we encourage you to contact one of the Calgary area resources below.  If you need help in accessing available resources, contact your diabetes psychosocial team.

Financial Support

Below is a list of financial resources and programs available to patients and their families living in Alberta.

Scholarships

  • Every year, the Alberta Children’s Hospital Diabetes Clinic awards three scholarships to students with diabetes who attend our Clinic.   We offer one $1,000 and two $500 scholarships each year. Read about last year's winners or how to apply.
  • Diabetes Hope Foundation:  2022 Scholarship Applications now being accepted


Message to our website visitors

This site is for information purposes only and should not be used in place of medical advice, instruction and/or treatment.
If you have questions, speak with your child’s diabetes health care provider.