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My four year old daughter was recently diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. I'm wondering if anyone nearby has a child around my daughter's age with Type 1? I don't want her to feel she's the only one.

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Living with type 1 diabetes since 2013. with type 2 diabetes.
Washington, DC
do you have Facebook? there are MANY support groups and some mainly for parents of kids... there are definitely near you.

with type 1 diabetes.
Morganton, NC
Facebook for sure

with type 1 diabetes since 2014.
Merced, CA
I've found groups but none that are local. Thanks though

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2013. with type 2 diabetes.
Washington, DC
they group may be national, but there are surely some people near you

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2013. with type 2 diabetes.
Washington, DC
also check the diabetes association and juvenile diabetes foundation.

with type 1 diabetes since 2014.
Merced, CA
I didn't think of that. thanks ☺

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1986.
Montgomery, AL
if you want to add me on Facebook I can add you to about 25 diabetes related fb groups - search for ****Dev"

Awe...yeah, I'm in a similar boat....in ma...son dx 3.5 years ago, and no other T1D friends, yet.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1986.
Montgomery, AL
also look into summer camp - still too young but I know the camp I went to for many years in the San bernadino mtn in ca had family sessions for the kids that aren't ready to be without their parents

with type 1 diabetes since 2014.
Merced, CA
I requested you**** I'd love for my daughter to have a friend she can relate to.

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