Official Guidelines for Implementation of HB 984
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/diabetes/dcschool.shtm - Texas Diabetes Council official guidelines for implementation of HB984: "Guidelines for Training School Employees who are not Licensed Healthcare Professionals".
Frequently Asked Questions: HB 984
Basic Diabetes Information and Teaching Resources
http://www.ndep.nih.gov/media/youth_schoolguide.pdf- National Diabetes Educational Program- Free download of "Helping the Student with Diabetes Succeed: A Guide for School Personnel - Recommended by the Texas Diabetes Council as a guide for implementation of HB 984.
http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/parents-and-kids/diabetes-care-at-school/school-staff-trainings/diabetes-care-tasks.html - The American Diabetes Associantion's eight module power-point presentation, "Diabetes Care Tasks at School: What Key Personnel Need to Know".
http://www.diabetes.org/ - American Diabetes Association
http://www.tdctoolkit.org/ - Texas Diabetes Council Diabetes Tool Kit - Provides information and guidance for professional nurses and educational handouts for use in training
http://cdc.gov/diabetes/ - Center for Disease Control - fact sheets , stats, publications, information about prevention and control of diabetes
http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/ - Website offers information on types of insulin, pens, pumps, & carb counting.
http://diabetesnet.com/ - The Diabetes Mall - books, scales, information
http://www.diabetesmonitor.com/ - Diabetes Monitor - Monitors diabetes information in cyberspace
http://lionscamp.com/ - Lion's Camp information for children with disabilities, including diabetes.
Federal Government Resources
http://www.ed.gov/ - Site can be searched for information on the Office of Civil Rights, Section 504, ADA, IDEA, and FERPA
Insulin Pump Information
http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/pumps/ - General pump information
http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/ - Chat rooms, articles, and links to other sites
Insulin Syringe Preparation/Injection Technique/Needle Disposal
Medic Alert Jewelry
http://www.laurenshope.com/ - Medic ID with Swarovski bracelets
Texas Department of State Health Services Resources
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/chronic/publications.shtm#tdc - Texas Diabetes Council Free diabetes material and tools.