Development cooperation ,01.11.2012

Health Education Project of Diabetic Children and Juveniles


The aim of the project is to support diabetic children, youngsters and families by organising camps. In the camps there will be offered information about diabetes, it's treatment and the meaning of the diet and exercise. To the camps also healhty children will participate. This helps in the socialisation and acceptance of the diabetic children. Also the mums can participate.In one camp there will participate 60 children, 30 mums and 30 non-diabetic children each year for two weeks. In addition Girl Meetings will be organised as well as the Youth Clubs. Volunteers will be educated to know more about the treatment of diabetes and to leaders to the camp. In this second phase of the project the guidance focused on mums will be added as well as the preparation of the suitable diet.


  • 2012: 17 965 €
  • 2013: 23 877 €
  • 2014: 18 158 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Health education 100%

Funding channel

Arabikansojen ystävyysseura ry



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