The Diabetic who knows the most, lives the longest. Elliott P. Joslin, MD

As a person living with diabetes it is necessary to make numerous decisions about your health everyday. Your Diabetes Care Team can make recommendations and prescribe medications, but the daily management of diabetes is your very own responsibility. . . And no one knows your body better than you! When you understand diabetes and your treatment options the power to control diabetes is in your hands. 

The following Toolboxes provide resources that can help you stay in the driver’s seat! 


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Pre-Diabetes Toolbox

Diabetes Toolbox

Type 1 Diabetes Toolbox

Type 2 Diabetes Toolbox

Gestational Diabetes Toolbox

Diagnosis Toolbox

Life Change Toolbox

Diabetes Highs & Lows Toolbox

Finding Help Toolbox

Beating Complications Toolbox

Healthy Eating Toolbox 

Being Active Toolbox

Monitoring Toolbox

Taking Medication Toolbox

Problem Solving Toolbox

Healthy Coping Toolbox

Reducing Risks Toolbox


Education & Support:

American Association of Diabetes Educator: AADE

American Diabetes Association: ADA

American Kidney Foundation

AYUDA: Empowering Youth With Diabetes

Defeat Diabetes

Diabetes Hands Foundation: dhf

DiabetesSisters: Nurture your health. Nourish your spirit®

dLife: For Your Diabetes Life!

healthseeker: simple steps, healthier together

Insulindependence: inspireducatexplore

SPAT: Website Evaluation Tool

The Diabetes Mall

TuDiabetes: A Community of People Touched by Diabetes

Unite for Diabetes

World Diabetes Day


Children & Teens:

Camp Seale Harris

Children With Diabetes: CWD

Diabetes Education and Camping Association: DECA

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: JDRF


Life for a Child with Diabetes

Planet D

SafeSitting: Diabetes Baby Sitting Service

Southeastern Diabetes Education Services: SDES

Tennessee Camp for Diabetic Children: TCDC

Tips for Teens with Diabetes


Diabetes Prevention:

Diabetes Prevention: NDEP and AADE

Stop Diabetes: American Diabetes Association (ADA)


Medic Alert:

A1 Med Alert

American Medical Identifications

Creative Medical

HAH Originals





Medic IDs International

Sticky Jewlery Medical ID Bracelets

TAH Handcrafted Jewelry



Online Journals:

Diabetes Forecast

Diabetes Health

Diabetes Self-Management

diaTribe: Research and Product News for People with Diabetes


Patient Assistance:

Novo Patient Assistance

Partnership for Prescription Assistance