Number of members
Samanes 6 Mz 978 V.2, Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador


The Fundación Aprendiendo a Vivir con Diabietes (FUVIDA) was established in 2006. It brings together people with type 1 diabetes, offering education and ongoing treatment. FUVIDA is a recognized center for hospitals and health centers that refer children and young people newly diagnosed with diabetes. The center trains both healthcare professionals and people with diabetes.

Main Focus

  • Education
  • Treatment

Message from the President

Dr Aracely Basurto Calderon “As a FUVIDA representative, I feel very honored to receive this prestigious recognition. Being a Member of IDF, and belonging to the SACA region is now for FUVIDA Ecuador, the maximum achievement. Our commitment, dedication, will remain with high standards. We will continue working as we are convinced that diabetes is a condition but not a handicap, and that together we will achieve great things.