LifeScan Canada Ltd. and our employees partner with and support local and national charities.

Juvenile Diabetes
Research Foundation (JDRF)

LifeScan Canada Ltd. has been a proud supporter of JDRF since the early 1990’s and a consistent National Sponsor of the TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes. To-date, thanks to our company’s fundraising campaign, individual pledges and corporate matches, galas and event sponsorships, LifeScan Canada Ltd. has contributed over $1.3 million dollars to JDRF in support of their mission to find a cure for diabetes and its complications.

MedicAlert

LifeScan Canada Ltd. and the Canadian MedicAlert Foundation have been partners since 2007 and collaboratively promote programs, products and services to both consumers and healthcare professionals. MedicAlert is your voice in an emergency and the only medical ID backed by a 24-hour Emergency Hotline service. In a medical emergency, MedicAlert connects you to the most dependable emergency identification and medical information network. Your customized MedicAlert ID and the supporting 24-hour emergency hotline service, speaks for you to ensure your critical health information is available to paramedics when they need it.

TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes

The annual TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes unites communities across Canada and continues to raise funds towards JDRF’s commitment to curing, treating and preventing type 1 diabetes.

Click here to support the 2014 TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes in your community!

United Way

LifeScan Canada Ltd. has been a supporter of the B.C. United Way since the early 1990’s. To-date our employees fundraising efforts (pledges, raffles, pancake breakfasts, auctions and other events) have helped raise more than $700,000 for the United Way in support of their mission to bring positive, long-term and sustainable change to living conditions in our community.

Educational Grant or Charitable Contribution

Our organization has recently undertaken the decision to no longer support healthcare professionals’ requests for sponsorships of attendance to national and local diabetes educational conferences.

Click here for more information on how to apply for an Educational Grant or Charitable Contribution on behalf of your Institution.