BC Diabetes Foundation

Supporting programs to improve the lives of British Columbians living with diabetes

About Us

The BC Diabetes Foundation mission is to optimize care and improve outcomes for British Columbians living with diabetes through activities that alleviate poverty, provide meaningful education and opportunities for research.

Type 1 Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes

Islet Cell

Apply for BC Pharmacare Deductible Grant

To be eligible for this grant individuals must 1) not have extended medical benefits & 2) have proof in writing that annual Family Net Income is < $87,501. Before applying for the grant obtain a letter confirming your income - this letter may take 3 weeks to arrive. If you are not sure, call 604-683-7151 (or 1-800-663-7100), be patient, and follow the prompts for Pharmacare to speak with an agent - ask the agent for your Annual Family income and they will provide the $ value over the phone.

Diabetes Reading Material

Here are some informative diabetes reading materials that can help you better understand the condition and manage it effectively

Get Involved

Help make a difference

BC Diabetes Foundation

#400 - 210 W Broadway
Vancouver, B.C.
V5Y 3W2

Email: info@bcdiabetes.org
Tel: 604-628-2395

Board of Directors

Chair: Dr. Tom Elliott

Board Members: Dr. Keith Dawson, Dr. Breay Paty, Dr. David Thompson, Howard Blank

Administrator: Jack Bondy