Welcome to the Maidstone Area Parents Group

We are a voluntary group which exists to help support children with Type 1 diabetes and their families.

Our Aims as a group are : -

* To provide support to parents of children with Type 1 diabetes

* To give children with Type 1 diabetes the opportunity to meet others coping successfuly with the condition

* To encourage the local NHS Trust to improve the care for children with Type 1 Diabetes

* To arrange social events for parents and children

* To organise appropriate presentations on Type 1 diabetes and related topics

* To share information regarding the current research into Type 1 diabetes as well as useful publications, websites etc

* To support, encourage and arrange fundraising activities

  • Coffee Mornings

    Our next coffee morning with be Thursday 13th September.  Usual place - Bricks Coffee House, Newnham Court Shopping Village Usual...

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  • Prize Bingo

    Last Friday saw our first Prize Bingo evening! What a success!!  We played 4 games of bingo, heads and tails and we had a raffle.  We...

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  • Wingham Wildlife Day Trip

    After last year's hugely popular trip to Wingham Wildlife Centre, we will be hosting another day trip this year. The date has been confirmed...

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  • 01
    August

    Family Picnic

    • Event date: 1 August 2018
    • Location: Cobtree Country Park

    Bring the whole family to meet up with other families, where the children can play and the adults can have a chat about...

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  • 29
    August

    Wingham Wildlife Park

    • Event date: 29 August 2018
    • Location: Wingham Wildlife Park, Canterbury

    After the success of last year's visit, we have decided to organise another trip to Wingham Wildlife Park. The whole...

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  • 29
    August

    Wingham Wildlife Park

    • Event date: 29 August 2018
    • Location: Wingham Wildlife Park, Canterbury

    After the success of last year's visit, we have decided to organise another trip to Wingham Wildlife Park. The whole...

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