Goals


Illinois Legislative Diabetes Caucus Goals

The Illinois Legislative Diabetes Caucus will support public policies and programs to improve the lives of those affected by diabetes and will work closely with advocates and stakeholders to create awareness for the detection, prevention and management of the disease.
The Illinois Legislative Diabetes Caucus will hold informal meetings for members, affiliate members, and staff in both Springfield, Illinois and Chicago, Illinois to acquaint State agencies, members, affiliate members, and staff with relevant changes in the delivery, support, education, treatment and research of this disease.
The Illinois Legislative Diabetes Caucus will ensure that diabetes is adequately addressed in all relevant legislation and regulations and urge all committees of the Illinois General Assembly to support diabetes programs and patient care though letters and testimony.
The Illinois Legislative Diabetes Caucus will act as an information clearing house, a sustainable, dynamic entity, and a constituent outreach services organization