Returning to school as a worldwide community
Read global updates released by UNICEF and the United Nations to see how the world is tackling the return to school during a pandemic. The information can be found using the links below.
Specific recommendations for sending kids with diabetes to school
- Guidelines/considerations for parents: JDRF, Diabetes Canada, and Diabetes@School https://www.cps.ca/uploads/blog_uploads/T1D_back_to_-_2020.pdf (August 17, 2020)
- “Returning to school with diabetes” virtual town hall: ADA, JDRF, Sansum Diabetes Research Institute https://www.jdrf.org/blog/2020/07/24/back-to-school-with-diabetes-what-the-experts-say-covid-19/ (July 24, 2020)
Disclaimer: The information regarding COVID-19 is changing constantly as more data become available. The information provided in this website is not meant to replace diabetes healthcare team, public health agencies, education authorities or schools recommendations, and is intended for information purposes only. Please check with your local authorities for any specific directions.