Looking for more ways to
support college students with T1D? Become a College Diabetes Network (CDN) Ambassador and make a huge
difference in the lives of young adults with, and affected by, T1D across the
What does a CDN
- Act as a local
resource for CDN Chapters to provide support, assistance, a friendly face, or
whatever other type of help you are willing to provide. Cook a meal for your
local Chapter, act as an emergency contact for members, help host a meeting -
- Ensure that your
local community knows about CDN programs and resources. Spread the word about
CDN to your local college campuses, diabetes clinics, diabetes organizations, T1D
families, and more!
- Start a fundraising
campaign to help keep all of CDN's programs free and accessible for all young
adults with T1D, their families, clinicians, and campuses.
Who can be a CDN
Anyone who is not currently
a college student and is passionate about supporting young adults with diabetes
is welcome to sign up to be a CDN Ambassador! We especially encourage...
- CDN Alumni and recent
graduates with T1D
- Parents of children
- Clinicians and care
providers who have diabetes or work with people with diabetes
- Those with strong ties to the T1D community who want to offer support
What happens after I sign up?
- After you complete the CDN Ambassador sign-up form, a CDN
staff member will be in touch with information and resources to help you succeed
as a CDN Ambassador!
- Your information will then be added to a
“Community Resources” sheet that will be distributed to any CDN Chapters within
50 miles of you. Based on the type of support you indicate interest in helping
with, the Chapter and its students will then be able to contact you (as needed)
- There may not be a Chapter in your area when you
sign up to participate, but if and when a Chapter does start near you, we will
share your information with them. This additional support in the startup phase
of new Chapters will be invaluable as our students get established on their campuses.
receive quarterly updates about the program, additional ways you can
help, and stories about what other CDN Ambassadors are doing around the
Questions? Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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