Resources for Legislators

Government Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/
 
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) – http://www.hhs.gov/
        o Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) – http://www.ahrq.gov/
        o Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) – http://www.cms.hhs.gov/
 
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – http://www.nih.gov/
        o Medline Plus – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/diabetes.html
        o National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) – http://www.ndep.nih.gov/
        o National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC) –
          http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/
        o National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) –
          http://www2.niddk.nih.gov/
 
Indian Health Service (IHS) – http://www.ihs.gov/MedicalPrograms/Diabetes/
 
Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMHRC)– http://www.omhrc.gov/
 

Professional and Voluntary Association Resources

American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) – http://www.diabeteseducator.org/

 
Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes (BDCCD) –    http://www.barbaradaviscenter.org/
 
Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver (CDF – Denver) –http://www.childrensdiabetesfoundation.org/
 
Defeat Diabetes Foundation (DDF)– http://www.defeatdiabetes.org/
 
Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (DAREF) – http://www.diabetesaction.org/
 
Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association (DESA)– http://www.diabetes-exercise.org/
 
 
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF) – http://www.jdrf.org/
 
Latino Diabetes Association (LDA) – http://www.lda.org/
 
National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) – http://www.ncbde.org/
 
National Diabetes Education Program - http://ndep.nih.gov/index.aspx
 
National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) – http://www.nmqf.org/
 
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) – http://www.rwjf.org/
 

Constituent Resources

For a list of diabetes prevention and management resources for constituents, please visit http://womeningovernment.org/diabetes/ConstituentResources
 
 
 
State-Based Programs for Diabetes and Prevention Control (CDC) - http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/states/index.htm