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Florida

P.O. Box 7023
Merrifield, VA 22116-7023
United States

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Floridians are increasingly feeling the effects of diabetes as over 2 million residents are diagnosed, and many others may have diabetes and not know it!

The American Diabetes Association® is committed to educating the public about how to prevent and manage diabetes and support those living with diabetes.

Florida Community Leadership Boards

Our Community Leadership Boards are integral to our success. These corporate leaders help us raise crucial funds to fulfill our mission and serve as ambassadors in the communities we serve.

Meet our board

Programs & Initiatives

Project Power

The ADA’s Project Power brings all the fun and excitement of a virtual afterschool program right to you and your family. Kids ages 5–12 will make new friends and participate in age-appropriate physical activity and nutrition education so they’re able to make healthy lifestyle choices.

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Camp

Imagine Camp

ADA Imagine Camp is designed to facilitate an at-home, virtual experience connecting kids and families. Offered Monday through Friday, with daily one-hour virtual meetups for kids ages 5–17, at no cost!

Camps
Diabetes Risk

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test

A key tool to help us bend the curve and raise awareness about diabetes risk. People who are at risk can be tested and take steps to possibly prevent type 2 diabetes.

In just 60 seconds, anyone can get an accurate risk assessment along with some achievable next steps based on their results.

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Find More Local ADA Resources

Local Support Groups

Memorial Healthcare System’s Virtual Diabetes Support Group

Meet virtually every second Wednesday of the month from 4 pm to 5 pm.

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Memorial healthcare system webinar flyer

Our partners are crucial to our success! We’re grateful to our local major sponsors who are committed to impacting the lives of people living with diabetes in our local communities. For information on sponsorships and partnership opportunities, please call 407-660-1926 or email adafl@diabetes.org.

 

Upcoming Events

Events Search

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Cooking Class: Lemon Chicken and Grilled Summer Veggies

Tuesday, July 23, 2024
07:00 P.M. - 08:00 P.M.

Ask the Experts: Advances in Type 1 Diabetes Screening and Prevention Everyone Should Know

Thursday, July 25, 2024
08:00 P.M. - 09:00 P.M.

2024 Tour de Cure: Chicagoland

Saturday, August 10, 2024
06:30 A.M. - 04:00 P.M.
8 North Ave, St. Charles, IL, 60174

Ask the Experts: How to Recognize and Treat Disease Burnout

Tuesday, August 13, 2024
02:00 P.M. - 03:00 P.M.
Virtual

Pregúntale a los Expertos: Cómo Reconocer y Tratar el Agotamiento por la Enfermedad

Tuesday, August 13, 2024
02:00 P.M. - 03:00 P.M.

2024 Tour de Cure: New England

Sunday, August 18, 2024
07:00 A.M. - 05:00 P.M.
10 Maguire Rd, Lexington, MA, 02421

2024 Tour de Cure: Rocky Mountain

Saturday, September 7, 2024
07:00 A.M. - 03:00 P.M.
Lone Tree, CO

2024 Step Out: Pittsburgh

Saturday, September 7, 2024
09:00 A.M. - 03:00 P.M.
115 Federal Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15212

Ask the Experts: Atherosclerosis: Head, Heart and Feet Relationship

Tuesday, September 10, 2024
02:00 P.M. - 03:00 P.M.
Virtual

Upcoming Virtual Events

2024 Tour de Cure: Nationwide (Virtual)

Saturday, September 14, 2024
08:30 A.M. EST

Tour de Cure is the premier cycling fundraising event of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) that creates a sense of unity and shared purpose in the fight to end diabetes. Ride anywhere from your home or neighborhood! 

Fundraising

Different Ways to Fundraise

Looking for other ways to raise money to support our mission? Try creating your own fundraiser, DIY style. From game night to a yard sale or anything in between, you can put on a unique event and make it as big (or small) as you want.

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Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

Our partners are crucial to our success! We’re grateful to our local major sponsors who are committed to impacting the lives of people living with diabetes in our local communities. For information on sponsorships and partnership opportunities, please call 407-660-1926 or email adafl@diabetes.org.