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    Texas Department of State Health Services
    Diabetes Prevention & Control Program
    PO Box 149347, MC 1965 
    Austin, Texas 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, TX 78756 

    Phone: 512-776-2834  
    Fax: 512-776-7408 
    Email: diabetes@dshs.texas.gov   

Diabetes in School

Resources for Managing Diabetes in School and Higher Education Settings  

View or print Resources for Managing Diabetes in School and Higher Education Settings. [pdf]  

Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)

Texas Education Agency (TEA)

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 

Texas Risk Assessment for Type 2 Diabetes in Children is program that assesses children who may be at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.  

American Diabetes Association (ADA) 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Helping the student with diabetes succeed, including effective diabetes management in school   

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

Information and resources for persons with Type 1 diabetes, families/caregivers, and school personnel   

College Diabetes Network (CDN)

Information for students, young professionals, families/caregivers, clinicians, and school personnel on managing diabetes through life transitions   

Beyond Type 1/Beyond Type 2

Information about 504 plans implemented to prevent discrimination, ensure education equality, and provide a safe space to manage their condition 

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) MyPlate

Guidance on healthy eating through all life stages   

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Last updated May 12, 2022