The Canadian Diabetes Association became Diabetes Canada on February 13, 2017 to shed the light on the diabetes epidemic Canada is facing. It's taking a monumental toll on our health.

It's time to do more —much more.

Diabetes Canada will be the driving force to build awareness of the disease and its implications, which are often misunderstood.

Diabetes Canada will be the national voice for millions of Canadians living with diabetes or prediabetes.

End Diabetes is our rallying cry to end the terrible health impacts of diabetes as well as its shame, blame, stigma and misinformation. It's also time to End Diabetes altogether with a cure.

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Diabetes Canada leads the fight against diabetes by helping those affected by diabetes live healthy lives, preventing the onset and consequences of diabetes, and discovering a cure.

Frederick Banting


In 1953, what we know today as Diabetes Canada was formed.

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Banting House

Discover more about Dr. Frederick Banting and "The Birthplace of Insulin."

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Funding & Accountability

Every dollar received helps Canadians with diabetes live healthier lives, and supports researchers to find a cure.

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Public Policy Position Statements

People with diabetes deserve affordable medications, devices and supplies, regardless of where they live in Canada.

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Leadership Teams

Get to know more about our leaders.

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Donor Recognition 2016

Donors play an intrinsic role in the fight against diabetes.

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Discover what it is like to become part of the Diabetes Canada family and explore our wide range of career opportunities.

Keep diabetes research moving forward

Your donation will ensure research never stops – help End Diabetes Now.