Advocacy

JDRF Advocates help build and sustain critical support for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research funded by the Federal Government by raising awareness among Members of Congress of the financial, medical and emotional costs of the disease.

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Take Action

Use your voice to help secure continued Federal funding for important diabetes research, inform health and regulatory policy, and improve the quality of life for those affected by T1D – until we find a cure.

The Issues

Learn more about policies and programs that impact the T1D community.

What is Grassroots Advocacy?

Writing and Calling

Members of Congress through initiatives

Meeting

with lawmakers and their staff

Sharing

and signing petitions

Telling

our stories of living with T1D

Inspiring

others to raise their voices

Educating

and recruiting new advocates

Become an Advocate

Become a JDRF Advocate by texting “ACT” to 53731 or sign up online. Reply STOP to quit. Message and data rates may apply.

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