Resources for type 1 diabetes

Access a range of useful resources to help you live well with type 1 diabetes.

These include:

  • Information and factsheets on a range of topics including insulin, hypoglycaemia, managing sick days and your mental health, to help you live well with diabetes
  • Information on the safe disposal of sharps if you are treating your diabetes with insulin
  • Information on travelling safely with diabetes
  • A range of delicious and nutritious recipes to help you follow a healthy diet

You’ll find these and a wide range of other helpful information here.

Information for kids, teens and parents

If you’re a young person living with type 1 diabetes, or the parent or teacher of a child or teenager with diabetes, our special as1Diabetes website is packed with information, ideas and resources to help you understand diabetes and how to manage it. Visit to find out more.

If you would like any additional information or support, please contact the Diabetes NSW & ACT Helpline on 1300 342 238.

Join our community of over 45,000 people living with diabetes