Know Your Rights

Every person living with diabetes deserves to be treated fairly at work, at school and in their daily life, but that does not always happen. Know your rights and how the American Diabetes Association (ADA) can help you.

Know Your Rights

Understand How to Exercise your Rights

Where can you turn if you feel you have been treated unfairly due to your diabetes? We are committed to ending discrimination against children and adults living with diabetes. You can be your own best advocate by knowing your rights, understanding the law, and protecting yourself with the appropriate tools and services.


Learn to recognize unfair or unlawful treatment at work, school, correctional institutions, or public places.

For Lawyers

Attorneys, find tools to help you fight diabetes discrimination and learn how to join our team.

Safe at School ®

Help us ensure that children with diabetes are obtaining the care they need in schools and daycare centers.