Resources for Legislators

Government Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) –
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) –
        o Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) –
        o Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) –
National Institutes of Health (NIH) –
        o Medline Plus –
        o National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) –
        o National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC) –

        o National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) –

Indian Health Service (IHS) –
Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMHRC)–

Professional and Voluntary Association Resources

American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) –

Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes (BDCCD) –
Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver (CDF – Denver) –
Defeat Diabetes Foundation (DDF)–
Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation (DAREF) –
Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association (DESA)–
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF) –
Latino Diabetes Association (LDA) –
National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) –
National Diabetes Education Program -
National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) –
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) –

Constituent Resources

For a list of diabetes prevention and management resources for constituents, please visit
State-Based Programs for Diabetes and Prevention Control (CDC) -