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The Illinois Diabetes Policy Coalition (ILDPC) is a voluntary and independent group of healthcare organizations working together to advocate on behalf of people with diabetes.

Our Mission
The mission of the Illinois Diabetes Policy Coalition (ILDPC) is to develop policies and support initiatives that:

  • Reduce the burden of diabetes
  • Address the health disparities associated with diabetes
  • Improve diabetes prevention and early detection strategies.

Taking Action
To fulfill its mission, the ILDPC is:

  • Educating policymakers and decision-makers including members of the Illinois Diabetes Caucus and Congressional Diabetes Caucus
  • Establishing a partnership with the Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Building a team of policy experts to advise the state on how to structure legislation to support the implementation of the Illinois Diabetes State Plan.