Links & Resources

American Diabetes Association
ADA is leading the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected by diabetes. They fund research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; deliver services to hundreds of communities; provide objective and credible information; give voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes.

Behavioral Diabetes Institute
BDI focuses on addressing the social, emotional, and psychological barriers to living a long and healthy life with diabetes.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Division of Diabetes Translation (DDT) is a part of the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). Our goals are to prevent diabetes; prevent complications, disabilities, and burden associated with diabetes; eliminate diabetes-related health disparities; and maximize organizational capability to achieve DDT goals.

Diabetes Wellness Foundation
The mission of DRWF is  to help find the cure for diabetes and until that goal is achieved, to provide the care needed to combat the detrimental and life-threatening complications of this terrible disease.

Diabetic Alert Dogs of America
Diabetic Alert Dogs are trained to alert diabetic handlers in advance of low (hypoglycemia) or high (hyperglycemia) blood sugar events before they become dangerous.  Diabetic Alert Dogs of America services individuals of all ages and families affected by Diabetes throughout the entire United States. We believe that every diabetic should have the added protection of a Diabetic Alert Dog regardless of their financial situation. We have a variety of programs available for all individuals regardless of age, geographical location, or financial means.

Iacocca Foundation
The Iacocca Family Foundation funds innovative and promising diabetes research programs and projects that will lead to a cure for the disease and alleviate complications caused by it.

International Diabetes Federation
IDF is an umbrella organization of over 230 national diabetes associations in 170 countries and territories. It represents the interests of the growing number of people with diabetes and those at risk

Joslin Diabetes Center
Joslin Diabetes Center, based in Boston, Massachusetts, undertakes diabetes research, clinical care, education and health and wellness programs on a global scale.

JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Our strength lies in our exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D.

OC Diabetes Conference
Providing local health care professionals with evidence-based education about new advances in diabetes patient education, research, medications and care practices to reduce diabetes complications and enhance quality of life for all their affected patients.

PADRE Foundation
The Pediatric-Adolescent Diabetes Research Education Foundation provides youth and their families with positive support, programs and services to assist in living with Type 1 Diabetes, including:

Taking Control of Your Diabetes
TCOYD conferences and health fairs focus on the importance of diabetes education and self-advocacy when it comes to your condition. Our conferences and health fairs bring together people with diabetes and those at risk with national and local medical professionals and diabetes related experts for a day of highly informative and motivating programs that empower our participants to take control of their diabetes.