Diabetes Chronicles

Youth Voices Unveiled


Youth Voices Unveiled is a pioneering designed to inspire and empower young individuals living with diabetes to share their unique stories. We believe in the transformative power of storytelling as a therapeutic tool and a means of fostering connection and empowerment within the diabetes community.

This segment encourages young people affected by diabetes to embrace the power of their voice and pen by sharing their personal diabetes journey. Through writing, spoken word, art, or multimedia presentations, participants are invited to express their experiences, challenges, triumphs, and dreams related to living with diabetes.

Storytelling Workshops: Conduct interactive workshops, both in-person and virtually, guiding young individuals in crafting their diabetes stories. These sessions offer tools, guidance, and a safe space to explore and articulate their unique narratives.

Submission Platform: Provide a platform—be it a website, blog, or dedicated space on social media—where participants can submit their written stories, artwork, videos, or audio recordings, allowing their voices to be heard and shared.

Youth Showcases: Organize events or showcases to spotlight and celebrate the stories and creative expressions of the young participants. This can involve live readings, exhibitions, or online showcases to amplify their voices and inspire others.

Mentorship and Support: Pair participants with mentors or older individuals in the diabetes community who have shared their stories. These mentors offer guidance, encouragement, and a sense of camaraderie, fostering a supportive environment for storytelling.

Empowerment: Encourage self-expression and empowerment by providing a platform for young individuals to share their lived experiences with diabetes, fostering a sense of confidence and pride in their journeys.

Community Connection: Create a space for young people affected by diabetes to connect, support each other, and realize they are not alone in their experiences.

Awareness and Inspiration: Share these stories to raise awareness about the diverse experiences of youth living with diabetes, inspiring others and breaking down stereotypes and misconceptions.

Kendall Wyche Foundation

Join us on this transformative journey!

Whether you seek knowledge, support, or a place to share your story, the Kendall Wyche Foundation welcomes you with open arms. Together, let’s empower, educate, and thrive in our collective pursuit of a brighter, more informed tomorrow.