Upstate New York

Local Office
Upstate New York
Red Adirondack chairs overlooking lake at sunset

New Yorkers are increasingly feelings the effects of diabetes as over 2.1 million people are living with diabetes, and more than 5.2 million people are living with prediabetes in New York.

Our American Diabetes Association® (ADA) Upstate New York office is committed to educating the public about how to prevent and manage diabetes and support those living with diabetes.


Contact Us

Jeff Collins, Executive Director
jcollins@diabetes.org

Jessica Joanis, Development Director
jjoanis@diabetes.org

Julie DeMersman, Development Manager
jdemersman@diabetes.org 

Giancarlo Tápanes, Donor Relations Manager
gtapanes@diabetes.org 


Upstate New York
P.O. Box 7023
Merrifield, Virginia 22116-7023
jcollins@diabetes.org

Group shot of cyclists participating in Upstate New York Tour de Cure bike fundraiser

Tour de Cure: Upstate New York

Join our fundraising campaign to fuel our mission! Your partnership will provide year-round engagement opportunities. Tour de Cure® is more than a day, it’s a movement!
Happy kids at upstate new york Camp Aspire diabetes camp

Camp Aspire

The American Diabetes Association is proud to be the leading provider of diabetes camping services in the United States.

Camp Aspire is held at the Rochester Rotary Sunshine Campus, a 157-care camp located in Rush, NY.

Volunteer with us.

Your involvement as an American Diabetes Association volunteer—whether on a local or national level—will help improve lives of everyone impacted by diabetes, maybe even someone close to you. There are many ways for you to get involved—a little time can have a big impact.