We are a charity/ non-profit/ fundraising/ educational organization. Diabetes and Me helps newly diagnosed families around the world, helping kids and their families understand their new diagnosis.
Team Helping - The Book
Helping newly diagnosed families understand the new life changes ahead of them, and knowing they are not alone.
Who We Are
About the Authors and Illustrators Jared Bergen- Jared is the founder of Team Helping. He has been an inspiration long before he was diagnosed with diabetes, just a few months before his fifth birthday. He has a tremendous insight into the profound changes in his life. His sensitivity and willingness to share his journey with newly diagnosed diabetics and their families helped made this book a reality.
About the Authors
Why Choose Us
Diabetes and Me is the parent and funding organization behind Team Helping. With a goal of having a free book on every new diagnosed child's bed in hospitals across our country and later the world, we are a non-profit and fundraising organization to be able to provide this amazing and educational experience to families with a child, or children who have just been diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.
Our first book, Team Helping Diabetes is the first book to explore how being diagnosed with Type 1 actually makes you a part of a team rather than feeling alone with a new diagnosis.
Understanding You are a Part of Team
Every friend you make, every doctor who helps you are all part of your Team Helping you manage Type 1 Diabetes. You make a difference in those around you, and those around you can really change your life too.