Mission Statement:


South Carolina Youth Diabetes Association will support children with diabetes in South Carolina and surrounding counties of Georgia and North Carolina through the development of diabetes camping opportunities and school support programs. To accomplish this, SCYDA will recruit and develop a community of like-minded individuals and professionals to engage, encourage, empower, and inspire children with diabetes.  




  • Develop and maintain Summer camping opportunities in South Carolina for children with diabetes;

  • Provide support for South Carolina schools to help in the management of children with diabetes in the school setting;

  • Develop a college support program for young adults with diabetes from South Carolina.