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Lilly and Disney: A Unique Collaboration

The Lilly Diabetes and Disney collaboration combines Lilly’s deep understanding of diabetes with some Disney magic to provide inspiration, education, and practical advice to families with children who have type 1 diabetes. We know that families living with type 1 diabetes face unique challenges. That’s why we’ve created a range of useful resources and programs just for families like yours!

Videos about living with type 1

Every type 1 family has a unique story. Get inspired by real families as they tell their stories about living with type 1 diabetes. Check out our YouTube channel today.


Dishing It Up Disney Style cookbook

Spark a little magic in your type 1 meal planning with Dishing It Up Disney Style, a carb-friendly cookbook with recipes for your whole family. Find tasty recipes ranging from Piglet’s oatmeal pancakes to Goofy’s zucchini frittata! Ask your child's healthcare provider about getting a copy for your family.


Lilly Diabetes and Disney have expanded our support for type 1 families with an exciting online destination, T1EverydayMagic.com. It’s a place where type 1 families can access digital versions of our popular collection of books about life with type 1 diabetes. Plus, they’ll find out about other programs and initiatives available to their family.

Until now, these books were only available through doctors’ offices. But for the first time ever, this popular collection will be available exclusively through T1EverydayMagic.com. Best of all, you can enjoy the books right on your desktop or tablet!


Discover Lilly and Disney’s Type 1 Diabetes Bookshelf

Lilly Diabetes and Disney have joined forces to bring you these great reads for families of children with type 1 diabetes. These books tackle some of the unique challenges children with type 1 diabetes can face in everyday life, including:

  • Talking with friends about diabetes
  • Balancing diabetes with sports (on and off the field)
  • Managing diabetes away from home at school, sleepovers, and social events

Type 1 diabetes picture books

Coco’s First Sleepover

Main themes: Sleepovers, Talking with Friends

Coco Goes Back to School

Main themes: School, Talking with Friends

Coco and Goofy's Goofy Day

Main themes: Talking with Friends, Social Events

Type 1 Diabetes Junior Novels for Boys

ESPN: Covering the Bases

Main themes: Sports, Sleepovers

ESPN: Running Interference

Main themes: Sports, School, Talking with Friends

ESPN: Power Forward

Main themes: Sports, Talking with Friends

Type 1 Diabetes Junior Novels for Girls

Superstar Dreams

Main themes: School, Sleepovers, Talking with Friends

Hannah Montana: Uptight (Oliver's All Right)

Main themes: Talking with Friends, School

ESPN: Up for the Challenge

Main themes: Sports, Talking with Friends

Ask your diabetes healthcare team for free copies of these books, or go to T1EverydayMagic.com to read digital versions of select titles.

Knowledge is Power

Learn about diabetes to understand why it's important to manage your blood sugar every day.

Aim for Your Blood Sugar Target

Learn about blood sugar goals and targets to help reduce your risk of diabetes complications.

Mealtime Steps to Success

Help keep blood sugar levels in range with healthy recipes.

Lilly and Disney help families find the magic in everyday moments

Learn how the Lilly and Disney collaboration helps children with type 1 diabetes, their families, and caregivers manage diabetes in their everyday lives.

Diabetes tools you can use

Download diabetes educational materials and meal planning tools.

Count carbs at home or on-the-go

Use the Carb Counting tool to add up your carbs at every snack or meal.

Recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes?

Learn about treatment options for type 2 diabetes, including medications, eating well, and staying active.

Walking toward wellness

Learn why staying active is important in managing diabetes.

Taking care of #1

It's important to take the best care of your body now to help reduce diabetes complications in the future. Learn why.

Different insulins for different needs

Various insulins are available to help manage blood sugar levels. Learn about the different types of insulin available.

Multicultural diabetes materials

Access diabetes awareness resources in 38 different languages.