Our Mission

Family Diabetes Resource Center of Texas provides financial assistance to low-moderate income families living with children with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes.

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Our History

The Family Diabetes Resource Center of Texas was founded by Kristi Farmer in 2012. The founder’s son, Carmelo Torres Jr., was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 13 months. The experience with continuous upkeep of the medical supplies, cost, medical bill’s and dealing with insurance challenges brought her face to face with struggles that soon became overwhelming. It was this that produced the idea that an organization could be formed to assist families dealing with the same issues.

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Help us fund a pump for families

Fund a Pump ​Imagine being a child limited by a serious medical condition and having your world transformed by a life-saving device. The reality is: the only thing standing between children and a sense of peace and ease is a device that costs thousands of dollars. ​ Diabetes can be a​n intense condition ​for children and their families. Irregular blood sugar levels ​affect the

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