Read our newsletter: Tribe Talk
At the Family Centre, we're excited to step into the new year with the first edition of Tribe Talk for 2019! This edition is jam-packed with events and programs especially for you, including our brand new Schools Education Workshops, our Dogs for Diabetes event, lots of summer fun for kids, teenagers and adults in the type 1 tribe and some great reading from Amy Rush in Clinic Chat.
We launch our huge new program, Drive your Diabetes, offering young people aged 18-25 four substantially subsidised appointments with our diabetes educators thanks to Regent Motors. You'll also read about our spectacular luncheon at Leeuwin Estate with Telethon, hear a message from our CEO Bec Johnson for Diabetes Awareness Month, and nut out your Hypo Plan with Clinic Chat!
In this edition, you'll read about the Family Centre's work being recognised globally by Facebook, and we release our newest music video - a type 1 take on Usher's 'Yeah'! Check out all the adventures we had on the October school holidays, and sign up for our fishing trip, teen cooking and 'Soulful Sunday', a day of meditation, movement and gentle self-care at the Family Centre.
In this edition, you can register for a day of meditation, movement and gentle self-care at the Family Centre's Soulful Sunday, join our new Adults' Online Community, check out our brand new website, download the awesome recipes from our recent Festival of Food and learn about the clinical services the Family Centre offers.
It's a jam-packed edition this month, with a huge result at the AHG Charity Walk for Type 1, Schools Education evaluation results hot off the press, new Diabetes Dinner and Teen Gatho events to sign up for, and a whole lot of action at the Family Centre. We do a deep dive into insulins in Clinic Chat, and there's a terrific Halloween-inspired recipe your family will love.
Welcome to the September edition of Tribe Talk! In this edition, you can read about the terrific year the Family Centre has had with a special report from our Chair, Jeff Newman OAM, and CEO, Bec Johnson. We've also got exciting news: type 1 TV personality and Medtronic Ambassador Rob Palmer is BACK for one night only at the Family Centre! There are opportunities to give back to the Family Centre by volunteering your time at the Telethon Community Cinemas, and some great tips on injection and insertion techniques from the Family Centre's diabetes educator, Amy Rush. As always, we've got a delicious carb-conscious recipe for you to try tonight!
The Family Centre turns 4, and you can help us celebrate our birthday by donating to our $4 for our 4th campaign! Sign up for our upcoming Mindset Information Night featuring superstar type 1 diabetic ultrarunner Duncan Read, check out our new Diabetes Dinner event, and read up on all the fun activities we've been up to this July!
The Family Centre is on the road visiting GP practices, hospital clinics and pharmacies to raise important awareness of the needs of people with type 1 diabetes and the Family Centre's vital services. We have plenty of events for people of all ages coming up - register now for our Metabolism Information Night, our Winter Wonderland community event, Kids in the Kitchen, our Latitude excursion and Diabetes Dinners!
Check out our upcoming Metabolism Information Night. We've also got our huge Winter Wonderland community event and Teen Gatho coming up, and registrations are open for Spring Family Camp! We're celebrating some truly amazing fundraising for the Family Centre with the annual Flametree Wines Charity Lunch and type 1 mum Teresa Newton's mega netball fundraiser.
In this bumper winter edition we announce our lucky raffle winner, and give you the download on Teen Camp and all the school holiday action at the Family Centre! We have some exciting NAPLAN news to share, and two awesome events coming up with body confidence expert Dr Katherine Iscoe and type 1 superhero, Sebastien Sasseville.
In this edition, we launch the next exciting event in our Life Without Limits series: type 1 ultramarathon runner Roger Hanney is coming to inspire you! We've got an exciting school holiday program to share, a great Clinic Chat if you're thinking about insulin pumps, and the best part ... your chance to WIN A CAR!