Diabetes affects the lives of 25.8 million people in the United States, roughly 8.3% of the population. To raise awareness and provide families with support, the following organizations work to help those touched by diabetes.

For more information, visit the American Diabetes Association, leading the fight against diabetes by funding researching, delivering services to the community, and giving voice to all people affected by diabetes. 

Read the stories of people living with diabetes at DiabetesMine, and find a community that encourages people to share their personal struggles and discuss the myths that surround this disease.

Find support and connect directly with other people living with diabetes through the Diabetes Hands Foundation online community programs.

 The leading organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D), JDRF works to improve the lives of all people affected by T1D by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing and preventing the disease.