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Moving on up to adult health care services

This booklet is a guide for young people with type 1 diabetes (their parents or guardians) transitioning from child to adult health care services. It focuses on the challenges and opportunities that young people could face as they become young adults. The guide has information on how to live well with diabetes through this phase and importantly, the management of diabetes and the support available to you.

Find out more about moving on to:

  • an adult diabetes service
  • work, university or TAFE
  • four wheels (driving)
  • out of home
  • with life
  • with a new diabetes care team.


Version 4 May 2020. First published July 2016.