Nominate your school for award

Charity bosses are urging parents and students to reward those schools which which provide great care and support to children with Type 1 diabetes.

Nominations are sought for the Good Diabetes Care in School Award.

Peter Shorrick, Diabetes UK regional manager for the Midlands said: “Many schools in the Midlands are working really hard to ensure their students with Type 1 diabetes are not held back by their condition and have exactly the same opportunities as their peers without diabetes. We want to celebrate the achievements of these schools so we are calling on parents and students, who are receiving good care, in the Midlands to nominate their schools.”

The deadline for nominations is June 16, 2016. For details, contact