We provide youth and their families with positive support, programs and services to assist in living with Type 1 Diabetes, including:

Educational classes

Events, camps and peers groups

Opportunities to be involved in research

Community educational programs

Support groups

Serving Orange County, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego
          PADRE Foundation Casino Night
          Thursday, December 18th, 2014
          Knott's Berry Farm Hotel

The PADRE Foundation is hosting its 1st Casino Night, to benefit those living with Type 1 Diabetes. Players will try their luck at classic games such as Roulette, Craps, and Blackjack while enjoying a variety  of appetizers and desserts. Complimentary glasses of wine will be tray
passed and a cash bar will be available all night.

Upon arrival, guests will receive a stash of poker chips, 
with additional chips available for purchase. Winnings will  be used towards raffle tickets for changes to win a variety  of exciting prizes, each valued over $250!

Cost: $65/ticket includes: $50 in poker chips, hosted wine, appetizers, complimentary self parking, and a chance to
win it BIG!

All players must be 21 years and older.

          Click here to register!

PADRE Youth Leaders: Next Meeting Jan. 12, 6:30-8:00 pm, PADRE Office
This program was created to empower children 13-18 with Type 1 Diabetes by giving them the opportunity to represent the PADRE Foundation, to provide diabetes education to the community and to raise diabetes awareness. Leaders will also be involved in planning and assisting with PADRE activities for youth 7-12 years of age. See flyer for more information on becoming a youth leader.

Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Care?
Transitioning teens and young adults need to assume more responsibility for diabetes self-management and make more independent judgments about their health care needs.
Click here to learn more.

"It has made the challenges easier to manage knowing we have an organization like PADRE". Parker's family
Parker recently said “I will find a cure for diabetes”.
—Parker Bohannon,
Youth with Type 1 Diabetes