Advocacy Overview

Diabetes Advocacy Hero

Advocacy Overview

Transforming lives with action.

Find out how the ADA's advocacy supports research funding, health care access and more.

Take action and make a difference. Learn about the advocacy priorities for 2020 at the state and federal levels, as well as those for legal advocacy.

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Know your rights related to COVID-19.

Do you have questions about your rights during the COVID-19 Pandemic? Visit the ADA’s Know Your Rights COVID-19 page for more information.

Join us

Get everything you need to become a diabetes advocate and make an impact. Learn how to sign up as an advocate, take action, see our priorities, access resources, and more.

Stay on top of the news

Read the latest advocacy-related press releases and get the Advocacy Insider newsletter for featured stories, legislative information and policy updates.

Call to Congress

Every spring, the ADA brings together hundreds of advocates on Capitol Hill. The goal? To educate members of Congress about the impact of diabetes and to advocate for federal priorities, such as supporting research funding and ensuring access to adequate and affordable health care.

See what you can do

Learn more about advocacy efforts and find out how you can make a difference.