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American Diabetes Association (ADA)
The American Diabetes Association aims to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

American Heart Association (AHA)
The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency to help reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
 
The mission of the Asian American Diabetes Initiative is to enhance the quality of life and health outcomes for Asian Americans living with diabetes through research, education, outreach and culturally appropriate treatments.
 
The Asian & Pacific Islander American Health forum influences policy, mobilizes communities, and strengthens programs and organizations to improve the health of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.
 
The Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations is a national association representing community health organizations dedicated to promoting advocacy, collaboration and leadership that improves the health status and access of Asian Americans and Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders in the United States. http://www.aapcho.org/
 
Please visit the link above to access the CDC's many diabetes resources.
 
CACF advocates for improved policies, funding, and services for Asian Pacific American children, youth, and families by targeting elected and appointed officials.
 
Million Hearts® is a national initiative with an ambitious goal to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services co-lead the initiative on behalf of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
 
National Asian American and Pacific Islander Network to Eliminate Health Disparities (NAPNEHD)
NAPNEHD aims to eliminate health disparities in the Asian American communities by focusing on environmental and policy change.
 
The National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities’ mission is to promote minority health and to lead, coordinate, support, and assess the NIH effort to reduce and ultimately eliminate health disparities.
 
The New York Diabetes Coalition is a collaboration of professional medical societies, health plans, health-care agencies, and community organizations dedicated to improving the health of nearly one million New Yorkers who live with diabetes.
 
Please visit the link above to access the NIH's many diabetes resources.