Empower1 Tween/Teen Meeting

May 23, 2019, Saint Petersburg, FL
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Empower1 is a program for those living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in middle school & high school (ages 11 to 18) to come together and have some fun while meeting others living with T1D.

Next Meeting Date:  Thursday, May 23, 2019
Place:  Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
501 6th Avenue S., St. Petersburg
Activity Room—2nd Floor Hospital Walkway
Time:  6:30pm—8:00pm
Topic: Jane Vittitoe, LCSW will lead the discussion on the T1D teen/parent relationship and challenges in dealing with T1D.
Service Project:  TBD

Activities & Structure

  • Provides education and information on T1D management
  • Opportunity to share ideas, thoughts, concerns and experiences with each other. 
  • The group currently meets on a bi-monthly basis.
  • Parents are welcome to meet in the cafeteria while their teens are attending the meeting.
  • The meeting is free however space is limited and registration is required.


Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital

501 6th Avenue South
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Event Contact

Dori Rivers
(727) 344-2873 | drivers@jdrf.org

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