What we do

Amita's Story

No child should die of diabetes

Our mission is to support the provision of the best possible health care, given local circumstances, to all children and youth (under 26 years of age) with diabetes in less-resourced countries, through the strengthening of existing diabetes services.

About Life for a Child

Life for a Child activities

  • Inspirational stories

    Stories that showcase the impact that Life for a Child has on the children and young people supported by the programme.

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  • Educational resources

    We want to make education materials more widely available to less-resourced countries. Here you can find diabetes education resources in over 20 languages.

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  • Guidelines

    A selection of resources for health professionals on the management and treatment of type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents.

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  • Vision


  • Fundraising

    From climbing mountains to dance competitions, here you can find ideas for your fundraiser.

  • Connect with us

    Connect with LFAC on Facebook and Twitter

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