American Diabetes Month

American Diabetes Month

American Diabetes Association.

Every November, the American Diabetes Association encourages the public to learn more about diabetes and the risks associated with the disease. This page offers some ways you can become involved in this year's American Diabetes Month.


Children and Diabetes

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Information about children with diabetes, initiatives, and workshops.


Diabetes Management in School and Child Care

Find out about your role as a child nutrition professional in the diabetes care of children in the school or child care setting, including facts about diabetes and the principles of meal planning.


Living with Diabetes: For Parents & Kids

American Diabetes Association.

Information for families with children who have been diagnosed with diabetes.


National Food Service Management Institute Insight: Managing Nutrition Services for Children with Special Needs (PDF | 1.23 MB)

National Food Service Management Institute.

Children who have a variety of special food and nutrition needs exist in every school district. This issue of NFSMI Insight presents recommendations for managing nutrition services for children with special food and nutrition needs. These recommendations focus on administrative processes that can reduce labor and food costs.