Mission Statement


Mission Statement

The Illinois Legislative Diabetes Caucus will promote sound diabetes policy development including the:
Education of colleagues on key issues from the perspective of consumers, families, and caregivers;
Establishment of a forum through which political strategies to advance diabetes-related issues will be developed;
Development of local district-centric awareness activities;
Evaluation of legislative and public policy changes for the advancement of diabetes education, prevention and treatment;
Education regarding the differences between type I and type II diabetes and the dissemination of information regarding such differences; and,
Creation of a forum for dialogue, learning and communication with varied stakeholders.