World Diabetes Day 2017 for Children of Type 1 Diabetes
Was organised at Karnataka Institute of Endocrinology and Research ( K.I.E.R) on 12th november with objectives of rising awareness about childhood diabetes, create platform for parental and children interaction to empower them and increase psychological well being. We also took this opportunity to entertain them through drawing and various age appropriate educational fun filled activities.
It was well attended by 125 members, including families. The event also included a mini walkathon by children and parents carrying placards displaying diabetes awareness and regular monitoring for a better health outcome. We ended the event by parental feedback, talent show by children in form of reciting slokas, singing, dance and relishing on healthy meals by all the attendees.