Louisianans are increasingly feeling the effects of diabetes as thousands of people suffer from the disease, and many others may have diabetes and not know it! It is estimated that one out of every three children born after 2000 in the United States will be directly affected by diabetes.

That is why the American Diabetes Association's Louisiana office is so committed to educating the public about how to stop diabetes and support those living with the disease.

We are here to help.

The American Diabetes Association's New Orleans office covers Louisiana and Mississippi.


  • 26 Sep 8:00 AM

    Diabetes and Endocrine Disorders for the Generalist and Specialist

    New Orleans, Louisiana
    This conference is designed specifically for nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and other health care professionals who care for patients with diabetes, at risk for diabetes and who manage diabetes related complications. 7 CEU credits are available
  • 14 Nov 9:00 AM

    Step Out: Walk To Stop Diabetes

    New Orleans, Louisiana
    This year the walk will once again wind it's course through the beautiful Audubon Park, and will be just under two miles in distance. Walkers will be able to enjoy food and entertainment, and visit our great sponsor and vendor spaces.

Program Info

The American Diabetes Association's Greater Louisiana office provides great local programs for people living with diabetes, their friends and family. For information about programs, please contact Treva Lincoln at 888-3422383 ext. 6074 or tlincoln@diabetes.org.

I Decide to Stop Diabetes

The I Decide to Stop Diabetes campaign, formerly known as ID Day, is a nationwide annual three-week effort (from Nov. 9 to Nov. 30) that encourages faith and community-based organizations to join with other organizations across the country to Take the Pledge to live a healthier life to Stop Diabetes.

Give Back

Workplace Giving

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Interested in workplace giving? The American Diabetes Association Louisiana is a proud member of Community Health Charities Louisiana & Mississippi.

Volunteer Center

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We welcome your help.

Your involvement as an American Diabetes Association volunteer — whether on a local or national level — will help us expand our community outreach and impact, inspire healthy living, intensify our advocacy efforts, raise critical dollars to fund our mission, and uphold our reputation as the moving force and trusted leader in the diabetes community.

Find volunteer opportunities in our area through the Volunteer Center.