Get Involved

With the help and commitment of a wide range of supporters, JDRF has been able to make vital progress towards a cure.  There is still more work to do and that is where you can help.

JDRF funds the best and most promising diabetes research here in Australia and around the world. Donations from people like you have enabled JDRF to invest over US$1.3 billion to support every major research breakthrough in the past 30 years.

Donate - Make a one-off gift towards finding a cure for type 1 diabetes
Regular Giving - Provide the long term support that is needed to advance the best medical research.
Payroll Giving - Make a pre-tax regular contribution to JDRF and help fund critical T1D research Bequests - Make the ultimate commitment to finding a cure by naming JDRF in your estate.

JDRF provides a unique opportunity for you to help take one step closer to treating, curing and preventing type 1 diabetes. With other advocates and ambassadors you'll have a vital role in building links between people affected by type 1 diabetes and Australia's politicians. By reaching out to today's decision makers you'll give them a better understanding of life with type 1 diabetes, and have an opportunity to get their support in helping to find a cure.

Volunteering - Donate your time and expertise to JDRF
Government Advocacy - Become a JDRF Advocate and reach out to your local Member of Parliament
Youth Ambassador - Help to raise awareness of and funds for type 1 diabetes

JDRF holds a range of state and national fundraising events to help raise funds to invest in research to find a cure for type 1 diabetes. These events are an opportunity for the type 1 diabetes community and our many JDRF supporters to make a difference in the search for a cure.

JDRF One Ride - Allows riders to challenge themselves to a ride through South Australia's Barossa Valley and challenge diabetes with a great group of friends.